V-Ray Next for 3ds Max is the core development of Chaos Group, which allows users to quickly and easily create realistic images while giving them full control over the 3D production process. V-Ray Next for 3ds Max is the most complete lighting, shading and rendering toolkit on the market, making speed and simplicity accessible to all artists. The latest version delivers powerful feature set, technical advances and support for open source technologies.
Quality - V-Ray Next for 3ds Max comes with all the lighting, shading, and rendering tools you need to create professional, photoreal imagery and animation.
Power - Built to handle your biggest projects and your toughest scenes. Render anything and everything with V-Ray.
Speed - Spend less time waiting and more time being creative. Deliver your best work and never miss a deadline.
Creative Control - V-Ray puts you in the driver seat. You're in control. With V-Ray's versatile features, you can choose the best approach for your scene.
Smart Integration - Work the way you want – without interruption. V-Ray's seamless 3ds Max integration keeps your workflow fluid and smooth.
An Industry Standard - Independent artists and top studios choose V-Ray every day to create world-class designs and visual effects.
Hybrid Rendering - V-Ray GPU CUDA now renders on CPUs as well as GPUs, to take full advantage of all available hardware.
Live VR Rendering - Render interactively to Oculus Rift and HTC Vive with V-Ray GPU.
V-Ray Scene Node - Import and render complete scene files created in any V-Ray application.
Interactive Lens Effects - GPU-accelerated glare and bloom effects that can be enabled and adjusted while rendering.
Alsurface Material - General-purpose shader by Anders Langlands includes built-in SSS controls; popular for skin.
MDL Materials - Import and render physically-based materials created with NVIDIA's Material Definition Language.
Highly-optimized CPU Rendering
Incredibly Fast GPU Rendering
Variance-based Adaptive Sampling
New Sky Model & Aerial Perspective
VR & Specialy Cameras
VRScans Material Library Support
Memory Efficient Textures
Clipper w/ Render-time Booleans
Hair & Fur
V-Ray Frame Buffer
In order to work properly, your copy of V-Ray Next for 3ds Max1-Year Rentalrequires:
Autodesk 3ds Max 3ds Max: Realize your most complex, creative ideas.
Support & Maintenance
A V-Ray Next for 3ds Max major version has active SOFTWARE SUPPORT & MAINTENANCE from its release date to the following next major release date. During the SOFTWARE MAINTENANCE stage Chaos Group will:
Release minor updates including patches, bug fixes, service packs, enhancements, new minor features, and platform compatibility updates.
Provide support and technical assistance to clients.
Provide software builds for download.
V-Ray Free Trial Software Download
Download and test V-Ray before you make your purchasing decision.
Recommended System Specification
Manufacturer's system requirements are generally the bare minimum that you need to run the software and insufficient for effective and productive operation of the product.
Our suggested "real world" mid-range desktop system key specifications to properly run V-Ray are as follows:
CPU: Intel Core i5
Graphics Card: NVIDIA QUADRO P620
Hard Drive: 500GB NVMe
Operating System: Windows 10 Pro
Novedge, in partnership withHigh Speed Computing, can also provide the perfect hardware for your design needs,pre-installed with your software, at a very competitive price. Contact us to discuss custom-configured workstations and laptops.