Alias: Create high-quality, desirable products

Product modeling, surfacing, and visualization

Why use Alias?

Accelerate time to market

Powerful tools in Alias allow you to deliver designs faster

Deliver amazing products

Get the competitive edge with high-quality designs produced in Alias

Streamline processes

Communicate design intent across teams using a combination of discrete tools in a single unified pipeline

What you can do with Alias

Alias Dynamo integration (video: 1:35 min.)

Make faster design decisions with automated workflows

Tools like computational design and shareable templates enable users to make rapid design iterations automatically.

Reference manager supports Alias Assemblies (video: 1:07 min.)

Enhance collaboration with Alias Assemblies and ShotGrid

Alias and non-Alias modelers can use ShotGrid to collaborate across teams and manage and review design projects for faster decision making.

Which Alias product is right for you?

Alias Concept

Get sketching, fast concept modeling, and visualization tools. (video: 45 sec.)


Alias Surface

Refine concept models into Class-A surfaces for consumer and automotive designs. (video: 1:22 min)


Alias AutoStudio

Perform concept modeling, analysis, technical surfacing, and visualization. (video: 54 sec.)


Explore Alias resources


Design Studio Blog

A source for customer stories and profiles, as well as product and industry news



Alias YouTube channel

Alias product information and tips videos



Video and hands-on training

Instruction and guidance to build your Alias foundational knowledge


Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

What is Alias used for?

Autodesk Alias is used to design innovative products and communicate ideas in a visual medium from 2D sketch to 3D form, from conceptual models to production-level data.

Who uses Alias?

Alias is used by industrial designers, automotive designers, creative design professionals, digital sculptors, and production surface modelers.

Which versions of Alias can I use if I subscribe to the current version?

Your Alias subscription gives you access to install and use the 3 previous versions. Available downloads are listed in your Autodesk Account after subscribing. See also previous releases available for subscribers.

Can I install Alias on multiple computers?

With a subscription to Alias software, you can install it on up to 3 computers or other devices. However, only the named user can sign in and use that software on a single computer at any given time. Please refer to the Software License Agreement for more information.

How do I convert my Alias free trial to a paid subscription?

Launch your trial software and click Subscribe Now on the trial screen or buy Alias here. When buying your subscription, enter the same email address and password combination you used to sign in to your trial. Learn more about converting a trial to a paid subscription.

How much does an Alias subscription cost?

The price of an annual Alias subscription is and the price of a monthly Alias subscription is . The price of a 3-year Alias subscription is . If you have infrequent users and are interested in a pay-as-you-go option, please visit to learn more.

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