V-Ray Next for SketchUp
V-Ray Next for SketchUp is more than just a rendering engine. Designed to fit right within your SketchUp workflow, V-Ray
Next for SketchUp gives you the added power to quickly and easily create photorealistic renders. Whether you want to show
off a new model or visualize your most detailed 3D scene, V-Ray Next for SketchUp will help take your work to the Next level.
V-Ray Next for SketchUp features greatly improved workflow, making it easier and faster than ever to interact with your
SketchUp scene, organize your assets, set up lighting, and render your best work. Smarter tech like 3D Scene Intelligence
can now automatically analyze and optimize your renders for you, plus take advantage of many performance optimizations
for both CPU and GPU rendering. What’s more, on average GPU rendering has been accelerated to be twice as fast as before.
V-Ray Next for SketchUp is immediately compatible with the new SketchUp 2019, as well as versions 2016-2018.
POWERFUL ASSET MANAGEMENT
Streamline your creative workflow with these new
features for asset management and creation
Automatic exposure and white balance
With the new Automatic Exposure option, V-Ray now uses adaptive learning techniques to help you render a perfectly exposed image each time. You can also rely on the new Automatic White Balance feature to automatically remove any warm or cold light tint coming from the sun or skylight.
EFFICIENT RENDER CONTROLS
Render twice as fast with V-Ray Next for SketchUp. Speed and performance optimizations mean faster rendering. Plus, enjoy quicker-than-ever renders with additional GPU-ready features and improved Cloud compatibility.
With the new NVIDIA AI Denoiser, you can instantly remove noise while you render. And with the improved V-Ray Denoiser, you can denoise each render element for even more control in post-production
Learns about your scene and helps you choose
the right settings automatically
PHYSICAL SUN & SKY
Simulate realistic daylight for any time and any location.
Work like a photographer with real-world camera controls for exposure, white balance, depth of field and more.
Create great looking materials that look exactly like the real thing.
Add highly-detailed models like grass, trees and cars as V-Ray proxy objects.
Use the full computing power of your network to render single or multiple images all at once.
Create realistic and unique materials using any texture map or one of V-Ray’s many built-in procedural textures.
Render your scene as separate passes for more artistic control in your image-editing software.
Track render history and fine-tune color, exposure, and more directly in V-Ray’s frame buffer.
V-Ray Scene export
Share complete, ready-to-render V-Ray 3 for SketchUp files with any V-Ray 3.4 or higher application.
System requirements for Vray for SketchUp
Please make sure that your system fulfills these requirements before installing V-Ray.
||Intel® Pentium® IV or compatible processor with SSE3 support.
||4 GB RAM and 4 GB swap minimum – recommended 8 GB or more RAM, 8 GB or more swap file
||Required for hardware lock, preferably USB 2.0
||Only IPv4 is supported. IPv6 is currently not supported
|Operating System||Windows® Vista, 7, 8, 10, 64-bit versions; Apple® Mac OS® X 10.6 or higher.
||Supported platforms: SketchUp® 2016, 2017, 2018 & 2019