What is 3ds Max?
3ds Max® professional 3D modeling, rendering, and animation software enables you to create expansive worlds and premium designs.
- Breathe life into environments and landscapes with robust modeling tools.
- Create finely detailed designs and props with intuitive texturing and shading tools.
- Iterate and produce professional-grade renders with full artistic control.
Key features of 3ds Max 2023
From intricate details on characters and objects to jaw-dropping environments and worlds, 3ds Max® software is the tool of choice for creating immersive game experiences and visualizing complex designs.
Automatically optimize the geometry of high-resolution models to create a clean, quad-based mesh geometry.
Extrude faces on 3D objects in an intuitive and flexible way. Rebuild and stitch together adjacent faces automatically.
Open Shading Language (OSL) support
Create or use pre-existing procedural OSL maps with any supported renderer.
Baking to texture
Experience streamlined, intuitive, and fully scriptable texture baking.
Integrated Arnold renderer
Arnold for 3ds Max (MAXtoA) supports interactive rendering directly from the interface.
Reduce design iteration with render-quality viewport previews, displaying PBR (physically based rendering) materials and camera effects directly.
Use Safe Scene Loading to protect your work from potentially malicious scripts that could be part of scene files.
System requirements for Autodesk 3ds Max 2022
|Operating System||64-bit Microsoft® Windows® 10. See Autodesk’s Product Support Lifecycle for support information.|
|Browser||Autodesk recommends the latest version of the following web browsers for access to online supplemental content:
|CPU||64-bit Intel® or AMD® multi-core processor with SSE4.2 instruction set|
|Graphics Hardware||Refer to 3ds Max Certified Hardware for a detailed list of recommended systems and graphics cards|
|RAM||4 GB of RAM minimum (8 GB or more recommended)|
|Disk Space||9 GB of free disk space for install|
|Pointing Device||Three-button mouse|