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3ds Max 3 Year License (Instruction and Installation Support)

3ds Max

3ds Max software provides a comprehensive 3D modeling, animation, rendering, and compositing solution for games, film, and motion graphics artists. 3ds Max has tools for crowd generation, particle animation, and perspective matching, as well as support for DirectX 11 shaders.

Top New Features

  • Populate enhancements NEW: Get increased artistic control, better realism, and improved usability with the enhanced Populate crowd animation feature.

  • OpenSubdiv support* NEW: Efficiently represent subdivision surfaces using OpenSubdiv libraries, open-sourced by Pixar and incorporating technology from Microsoft Research.

  • Enhanced ShaderFX* NEW: Get more shading options and better shader interoperability between 3ds Max, Maya, and Maya LT software.

  • Point Cloud support NEW: Import, visualize, snap to, and render massive point cloud datasets to create more precise models from real-world references.

  • ShaderFX NEW: Easily create advanced HLSL viewport shaders with the ShaderFX real-time visual shader editor.

  • Placement tools NEW: Easily position and orient content relative to other content in your scene with new Placement tools.

  • Quad chamfer NEW: Create a chamfered or beveled edge between two surfaces consisting of quads, rather than triangles, to help eliminate pinching.

  • Improved ActiveShade rendering NEW: Enjoy a faster ActiveShade preview rendering workflow that now supports mental ray.

  • Accelerated viewport performance NEW: Increase interactivity with substantially faster navigation, selection, and viewport texture baking.

  • Stereo Camera NEW: Create more engaging entertainment content and design visualizations with the new Stereo Camera feature set*.

  • Alembic support* NEW: View massive datasets in the Nitrous Viewport, and transfer them more easily through your production pipeline with new Alembic support.

  • Enhanced scene management NEW: Manage complex scenes more easily with enhancements to Scene Explorers.

  • Python scripting NEW: Extend and customize 3ds Max with the popular and easy-to-learn Python scripting language.

System requirements for Autodesk 3ds Max 2015 products

Operating System:

Microsoft® Windows® 7 (SP1), Windows® 8 and Windows® 8.1 Professional operating system

CPU Type:

64-bit Intel® or AMD® multi-core processor


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4 GB of RAM (8GB recommended)

**For System Requirements for other 3ds Max items please click here: <">Autodesk System Requirements