Chaos Group V-Ray Next for 3ds Max Rental Options v4.10.01




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The next generation of rendering

V-Ray Next Scene Intelligence delivers faster ray tracing, cleaner sampling and more accurate rendering. That means you work smarter — not harder — by automating steps that used to take up valuable time.


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V-Ray comes with all the lighting, shading, and rendering tools you need to create professional, photoreal imagery and animation.


Built to handle your biggest projects and your toughest scenes. Render anything and everything with V-Ray.


Spend less time waiting and more time being creative. Deliver your best work and never miss a deadline.


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.


Work the way you want – without interruption. V-Ray’s seamless 3ds Max integration keeps your workflow fluid and smooth.


Independent artists and top studios choose V-Ray every day to create world-class designs and visual effects.

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What's New in V-Ray Next

Powerful Scene Intelligence
Automatically analyzes your scene to optimize rendering — so you get the best quality in less time..

Adaptive Dome Light
Faster, cleaner and more accurate image-based environment lighting. Up to 7x faster than before.

Point & shoot camera
Perfect renders are as easy as taking a snapshot with new Automatic Exposure & White Balance.

2X Faster GPU Rendering
Fast new GPU rendering architecture with support for more of your favorite high-end production features.

GPU Volume Rendering
V-Ray GPU now supports blazing fast rendering of volumetric effects like smoke, fire and fog.

NVIDIA AI Denoiser
Instantly remove noise while rendering. Based on AI-accelerated denoising technology by NVIDIA.

Lighting Analysis
Accurately measure the light levels in your scene using new lighting analysis tools.

Physical Hair Material
Render more realistic-looking hair with accurate highlights and melanin color controls.

V-Ray Switch Material
Apply several materials to the same object and select the one you want at render time.

V-Ray Plugin Material & Texture
Load any texture or material that’s available in V-Ray Standalone and render it in V-Ray Next..

Denoised Render Elements
Denoise individual render elements for added control in compositing. Supports animation.

Layered Alembic workflows
Supports Alembic 1.7 and layers for efficient handling and updating of Alembic data.

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Features List:

vray cpu renderingHIGHLY-OPTIMIZED Ray Tracing

Render professional-quality, photorealistic images and animation with V-Ray’s adaptive ray tracing technology.




V-Ray GPU CUDA now renders on CPUs as well as GPUs, to take full advantage of all available hardware.



vray adaptive samplingV-RAY IPR

Fully interactive production rendering.



vray denoiserV-RAY DENOISER

Automatically remove noise and cut render times by up to 50%.




Stop your render at any point and pick up where you left off.



vray global illuminationGLOBAL ILLUMINATION

Choose from several global illumination options – exact, approximate or a hybrid of both.



vray adaptive lightsADAPTIVE LIGHTS

New algorithm that dramatically speeds up rendering in scenes with many lights.



accurate lightsACCURATE LIGHTS

Simulate any type of natural, artificial, or image-based lighting. With a wide range of light types, including area lights, physical sun & sky and IES lights, you can render any lighting scenario.



vray photoreal camerasPHOTOREALISTIC CAMERAS

Real-world camera controls let you work like a photographer. Render images with detailed depth of field and cinematic motion blur.



vray interactive lens effectsINTERACTIVE LENS EFFECTS

Instantly add GPU-accelerated glare and bloom for added photorealism. Fine-tune lens effects interactively while you render.




vray vr camerasVIRTUAL REALITY

Experience your project in virtual reality. Create content for popular VR headsets with 6x1 cubic and spherical stereo camera types.




Create any type of physical material. From multilayered car paint to accurate subsurface scattering, you can make any material imaginable.



vray alsurface materialALsurface MATERIAL

General-purpose shader by Anders Langlands includes built-in SSS controls; popular for skin.






New, physically-accurate reflection model.




650+ scanned materials. Import and render directly in V-Ray. Learn more




Work with production-ready, multiresolution tiled textures from your favorite applications, like MARI, Mudbox and Zbrush.



vray triplanar mappingTRIPLANAR MAPPIING

Quickly apply seamless textures without UVs.



vray rounded cornersROUNDED CORNERS

Generate perfectly smooth edges at render-time with no extra modeling.



vray specialty geometrySPECIALTY GEOMETRY

Create unique geometry like infinite planes, metaballs and isosurfaces, particles and object cutaways with render-time booleans.




Create complex cutaways and sections using any mesh object.



vray dynamic geometryPROXY GEOMETRY

Render massive scenes with proxy objects. V-Ray proxies efficiently replace complex scene geometry and load only at render time.



vray hair and furHAIR & FUR

Render realistic hair efficiently and flicker-free. V-Ray includes procedural fur, optimized hair shaders, and supports 3ds Max Hair&Fur, HairFarm and Ornatrix.



vray volumesVOLUMES

Render fog, smoke and atmospheric effects that respond correctly to light. Bring in volume grid caches from Houdini, FumeFX and PhoenixFD.



vray render elementsRENDER ELEMENTS

37 unique beauty, utility and matte passes give you more control over your rendered images for compositing.



vray aerial perspectiveAERIAL PERSPECTIVE

Simulate natural looking skies with realistic atmospheric depth.







Now with full support for GI, reflections and refractions for accurate light mixing in post.





vray cryptomatteCRYPTOMATTE

Automatically create ID mattes with support for transparency, depth of field, and motion blur.





Review, analyze and post process your renders directly in V-Ray’s advanced frame buffer. You can be sure your images will match your final output.



Licensing details

The upgrade to V-Ray Next for 3ds Max will allow customers to use either V-Ray Next for 3ds Max or V-Ray 3.0 for 3ds Max.

V-Ray 3 Workstation for 3ds Max licenses will work with V-Ray Next Render node licenses so clients who use V-Ray 3 for 3ds Max (or other platforms) can render with V-Ray Next Render node licenses.

For more information, please refer to V-Ray Next for 3ds Max Compatibility Diagram below:

vray next compatability diagram


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  • Intel® 64-bit or compatible processor with SSE4.2 support


  • 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

3ds Max

  • 3ds Max 2013 or later, 64 bit versions only

USB port

  • Required for hardware lock, preferably USB 2.0


  • Only IPv4 is supported. IPv6 is currently not supported.

License Server

  • 4.5.1 or later

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What's new in V-Ray Next for 3ds Max, update 1

Date – 29 November, 2018
Download – Build 4.10.01

New Viewport IPR & Improved Interactivity

Keep working while you render with fast new viewport IPR. Interactivity in V-Ray IPR on CPUs is now faster and supports atmospheric effects.

New Lens Effects

New glare and bloom lens effects have been fully redesigned to be faster and more accurate.

GPU Bucket Rendering

Faster multi-GPU performance on workstations and distributed rendering, plus added support for Cryptomatte render elements.

GPU Fast Fog

Faster, better sampling of environment fog helps you quickly add depth to any scene with V-Ray GPU.

GPU Dispersion

Now available in V-Ray GPU, render highly accurate light refractions that split into their component colors.

Rolling Shutter

Emulate the warped motion blur effects common in digital video and cell phone cameras.

Glint & Glitter Hair Controls

The V-Ray Physical Hair material adds new Glint and Glitter controls for better highlights.

Improved Lighting Render Elements

Improved lighting passes provide consistent, artifact-free results that are independent of light sampling as well as better support for the Adaptive Dome Light.

Enhanced Color Corrections

VFB color corrections (incl. Background and LUT) can be saved with the final render as raw .vrimg or OpenEXR files. LUT strength can also be controlled.

Improved V-ray Cloud Support

Improved V-Ray Scene export adds support for more features when rendering on V-Ray Cloud. Now in Beta. Learn more

V-Ray 3.0 Render Elements & After Effects

Paul Hatton takes a look at V-Ray’s render elements and how to composite them into After Effects.


Setting up a Remote Dongle Server for V-Ray

“If you’re a V-Ray user, there’s no doubt you get a bit paranoid about losing your dongle, especially when out in public.” - Dave Gigard


Creating rusty metal with V-Ray 3.3

Hammer Chen shows you how to create a rusty metal shader with V-Ray 3.3 and 3DS Max.


3ds Max: Create Detailed Sand with iToo Software’s Forest Pack

This step by step tutorial teaches you how to use Forest Pack’s “Forest Color” map features plus a bit of customizing, to create macro-photorealistic sand.


3ds Max: Rendering Realistic Explosion and Smoke in V-Ray for 3ds Max

This tutorial, part of ” The Ultimate Introduction to V-Ray for 3ds Max ” course from Mograph Plus, shows you how to render realistic explosions and smoke in V-Ray for 3ds Max.


V-Ray for 3ds Max - Portraying Leaves

Creating accurate, realistic leaves in 3D is difficult because of all the subtle differences present in the natural world.  TILTPIXEL partner Ramy Hanna explains the best tools and techniques to use in V-Ray for 3ds Max to get “impeccable results.”