V-Ray for SketchUp comes with all the lighting, shading and rendering tools you need to create professional, photoreal imagery and animations.
V-Ray 3 for SketchUp is a brand new rendering experience. It’s been redesigned from the ground up. The new user interface is clean and simple. With quick presets and streamlined controls, you can focus on being creative, without worrying about the technical stuff. Now, it’s faster and easier than ever to create great looking renders right in SketchUp.
V-Ray 3 is the smartest and fastest rendering solution for SketchUp. Its twin-engine rendering architecture is built to take full advantage of the latest CPU and GPU computing technology. With a full suite of creative tools, V-Ray lets you render anything and everything – from quick design models to your most detailed 3D scenes.
Licensing, Pricing, and Promotions
With the launch of V-Ray 3 for SketchUp, prices for licenses have been reduced. Your clients can now save more than 13% on purchases of new or upgrade licenses!
New licensing policy
Our licensing policy has recently changed and V-Ray 3 for SketchUp Workstation licenses now comprise of 1 GUI and 1 Render Node license. This change makes it possible for your customers to use their licenses seamlessly across multiple 3D platforms.
New rental license option
In addition to our standard perpetual licenses, Chaos Group now offers two new types of rental licenses:
New price list (effective March 7 once the new price list is live on chaosgroup.com)
|V-Ray 3 for SketchUp Workstation||£430|
|Upgrade from V-Ray 2 to V-Ray 3 Workstation for SketchUp||£170|
|Upgrade from V-Ray 2 to V-Ray 3 Workstation for SketchUp + 5 V-Ray 3 Render Nodes||£430|
|Upgrade from V-Ray 2 to V-Ray 3 Workstation for SketchUp + 10 V-Ray 3 Render Nodes||£600|
|V-Ray 3 Workstation for SketchUp + 5 V-Ray 3 Render Nodes||£1080|
|V-Ray 3 Workstation for SketchUp + 10 V-Ray 3 Render Nodes||£1570|
|Short-Term Rental V-Ray 3 Workstation for SketchUp (monthly)||£30|
|Long-Term Rental V-Ray 3 Workstation for SketchUp (annual)||£220|
With the release of V-Ray 3 for SketchUp, we will now offer an online licensing option. With online licensing, there is no wait to receive a physical dongle, and licenses can be activated in real-time once an order is processed. Online licensing is fast and secure, and your customers will be able to access their new software much faster – without the back and forth of WBC and RTU files.
Please note that for now online licensing is available only for purchases of new licenses.
Free upgrade from V-Ray 2 for SketchUp
Anyone who purchased a new license or upgraded from V-Ray 2 for SketchUp, within the validity period, qualifies for a free upgrade to V-Ray 3 for SketchUp. This free upgrade includes one workstation license plus one render node.
Due to high interest in this offer, free upgrades can take up to 10 business days to be processed.
In order to speed up the free upgrade process, please enter upgrade requests for your clients directly in the Partner Portal with WBC file/s attached.
Upgrade licenses will be eligible for online licensing later in 2017.