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VRED products address the needs of industrial, and especially automotive, designers and engineers. Compare VRED Design and VRED Professional.
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Visualize 3D designs on the fly
Review and evaluate automotive design ideas in real time
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Simple user interface
Support for Alias layers
Support for CATIA layers
Scripting API and command terminal
Camera collision detection
Joint & skin support for FBX
VRED Design has partial support.
The VRED Design API is read-only.
Glass Material supports thickness
Area and objects lights
IES light profiles and rayfile support
Physical camera settings
Layered glass material
X-Rite material support
X-Rite material support is partial in VRED Design but full in VRED Pro.
Ruler and grid
Measurements and clippings
Analytic rendering modes
Surface discontinuity rendering
Render passes (offline)
Tone mapping standard
Direct NURBS rendering
Variants and VariantSets
External and overlay web interface
Oculus Rift HMD support
Hands in virtual reality
VRED Design requires an additional module.
Purchase VRED Render Node at an additional cost to receive support for unlimited CPU clustering.
No scripting support for VRED Design.
Limited in VRED Design.
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