Adobe Creative Suite 6 (CS6)

Adobe CS6

Adobe CS6 was released in May 2012, and included the following editions:

This is the first version of Creative Suite to include the Creative Cloud subscription service. This replaced and dramatically improved upon previous download options, and added several new cloud-based features. You'll also notice on the chart below that Creative Cloud is the only way to get every single CS application including the experimental new ones.

Suite Comparison Chart

Applications Design Standard Design & Web Premium Production Premium Master Collection Creative Cloud
Adobe Photoshop Photoshop Yes        
Adobe Photoshop Photoshop Extended   Yes Yes Yes Yes
Adobe Illustrator Illustrator Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Adobe InDesign InDesign Yes Yes   Yes Yes
Adobe Muse Adobe Muse         Yes
Adobe Acrobat Pro Acrobat X Pro Yes Yes   Yes Yes
Adobe Flash Professional Flash Professional   Yes Yes Yes Yes
Adobe Flash Builder Flash Builder       Yes Yes
Adobe Dreamweaver Dreamweaver   Yes   Yes Yes
Adobe Edge Edge Preview         Yes
Adobe Fireworks Fireworks   Yes   Yes Yes
Adobe Premiere Pro Premiere Pro     Yes Yes Yes
Adobe After Effects After Effects     Yes Yes Yes
Adobe Audition Audition     Yes Yes Yes
Adobe SpeedGrade SpeedGrade     Yes Yes Yes
Adobe Prelude Prelude     Yes Yes Yes
Adobe Encore Encore     Yes Yes Yes
Adobe Bridge Bridge Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Adobe Media Encoder Media Encoder Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
  Device and PC sync         Yes
  Cloud Storage         Yes
Adobe Business Catalyst Business Catalyst         Yes
Adobe Typekit Typekit         Yes
Adobe Story Plus Story Plus         Yes