Visualize. Faster.

Please Note: US, Canada, and Mexico Sales Only.

KeyShot is widely recognized as the best rendering software for SOLIDWORKS professionals on both macOS and Windows, and the fastest, easiest, and most powerful for selling a concept, creating presentations, exploring digital prototypes and creating sales or marketing visuals – all from your SOLIDWORKS data.

Please Note: Available in limited quantities through March 31st.  KeyShot for SOLIDWORKS product will only accept native SOLIDWORKS files.

Start Rendering in Minutes.

Gain the advantage with the leading visualization tool for product visuals across all industries. KeyShot for SOLIDWORKS + KeyShot Add-in supports:

  • Complete Assembly Structure import
  • Patterned Components import
  • NURBS import
  • Motion Study import
  • Face/Feature/Body/Part Appearance
  • Separate Materials by Part
  • LiveLinking model updates
  • KeyShot .bip export

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Amazing Features

Why do professionals choose KeyShot for SOLIDWORKS? KeyShot provides you with more features and capabilities on both Mac and PC. KeyShot is the only one that offers:

  • Over 850 materials plus thousands more on KeyShot Cloud
  • Exclusive Pantone, RAL, and custom color libraries
  • Advanced material import for AxF, u3m, and Substance Painter
  • Advanced Materials such as Cloudy Plastic, Measured Materials
  • Patent-pending materials like RealCloth™ and Multi-Layer Optics
  • Advanced, interactive node-based Material Editing
  • Displacement textures and volumetric lighting
  • Lighting presets, advanced HDRI Editor, Sun and Sky
  • Geometry editing including Re-tessellate and UV Unwrap
  • Studios, Model Sets, Image Styles, and Multi-Materials
  • Advanced camera control, DOF, and perspective matching
  • Interactive 360° visuals and product Web Configurator
  • Simple one-click switch between CPU and GPU rendering
  • Free KeyShot Viewer (with Security Options)
  • SOLIDWORKS files import only (sldprt, sldasm)

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Amazing Support

KeyShot Support is unmatched with an international support team and passionate user community. Support options include:

  • Online support portal
  • Ticket system and live chat
  • Telephone support
  • Knowledge-base and FAQ
  • User community forum

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What’s the difference between KeyShot Pro and KeyShot for SOLIDWORKS?

KeyShot for SOLIDWORKS brings you all the features of KeyShot Pro. It is limited only to the import of SOLIDWORKS files.

Can I upgrade from KeyShot for SOLIDWORKS to KeyShot Pro?

Yes. If you ever need to import one of the 30+ file formats supported by KeyShot Pro, you may upgrade anytime for an incremental fee. Please contact sales@toolfarm.com


  • 64-bit platform
  • 2GB RAM
  • 2GB Disk Space
  • Dual core CPU1, 2
  • OpenGL 2.0 capable system3
  • 1024 x 768 resolution or higher
  • Internet connection (to activate product)

Microsoft Windows

  • Windows 8 or 10
  • Windows Server 2012 and above
  • Intel® Core 2 or AMD Athlon® 64 processor

Apple macOS

  • macOS 10.13 High Sierra or higher
  • Intel Core 2 Duo with SSSE3 or higher

[1] KeyShot will utilize all available CPU cores. Therefore, more CPU cores/threads will produce faster rendering times.
[2] CPU denoiser in KeyShot 9 requires SSE 4.1
[3] While KeyShot doesn’t require GPU for rendering, certain UI elements in KeyShot require a GPU with support for OpenGL 2.0 and up.