This page lists many of V-Ray's advanced features.
At the heart of V-Ray is its superior image sampling and global illumination tools which facilitate photorealism and support advanced production pipelines. V-Ray has many advanced features in addition to these core features.
Listed below are only some of V-Ray's advanced features. For a full list of all V-Ray modules and options, please see the help index.
For a comparison of the V-Ray features available in recent releases, please see the V-Ray Feature Comparison Chart.
Note: All features are subject to change without special notice.
This page provides information on what hardware and operating systems are required for V-Ray to work properly.
Please make sure that your system fulfills the requirements listed below before installing V-Ray.
The requirements listed here are for the latest version of V-Ray in 3ds Max
|Processor||Intel® 64-bit or compatible processor with SSE2 support|
|RAM||4 GB RAM and 4 GB swap minimum – recommended 8 GB or more RAM, 8 GB or more swap file|
|Operating system||Microsoft® Windows® 7 (SP1), Windows 8.1, or Windows 10 Professional operating system|
|Autodesk® 3ds Max||3ds Max® 2013/3ds Max Design® 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 (64-bit)|
|USB port||Required for hardware lock, preferably USB 2.0|
|TCP/IP||Only IPv4 is supported. IPv6 is currently not supported.|
Note: V-Ray 3.6 requires V-Ray License server 4.4.1