Embedded Bluetooth for wireless cutting Dual carriage for cutting and writing or cutting and scoring in one step Upload your own images for free (.svg, .jpg, .png, .bmp, .gif, .dxf) Cut over 60 materials from vellum to leather Smart Set dial for easy material settings, Free Cricut Design Space online software and iPad app Cut Smart precision cutting,Works with all Cricut cartridges Integrated storage compartments Say goodbye to unnecessary cords and create more space to work on your projects. With the Cricut Design Space software system, send your projects wirelessly to the Cricut Explore Air machine for cutting.
The TL;DR: Maybe OK for crafters, more a toy than tool for professional work. It's the iPhone of cutting machines: it looks pretty, the hardware is pretty nice, and even your Grandma can figure it out - but it's not for real work, and is as proprietary as a device/software combination gets.As a graphic designer who sometimes produces printed materials in-house for clients, I had high hopes for using the Cricut Explore for cutting custo..
If you haven't upgraded your Cricut (or have never dabbled in these cutting machines - then get the Explore Air - sorry for the long review).I've used the Cricut E1, Circut E2, Sihoulette Cameo, Making Memories Slice. The Explore Air is pretty helpful for last minute projects.Explore Air vs Explore - Explore Air has bluetooth integrated internally - Explore requires you to purchase the bluetooth adapter. Explore Air is a light blue trim, Explore i..