V-Ray for Maya
V-Ray 6 for Maya is a production-proven renderer that lets you take full advantage of your hardware that scales on multiple CPUs, GPUs, or both. Generate detailed surfaces without reducing performance, create beautiful skies with procedural clouds, and much more.
IMPORTANT: All new V-Ray licences are now sold as V-Ray Solo or V-Ray Premium which include access to V-Ray for Maya, plus a whole lot more! Existing perpetual licences can still be upgraded to the latest version.
V-Ray Solo is the simplest offering and is locked to a single computer, while V-Ray Premium can be used in multiple locations and includes complementary software. Visit our Chaos V-Ray page for more information.
V-Ray 6 for Maya
The complete visualisation solution for animation and visual effects.
V-Ray for Maya is a full visualisation suite for 3D artists who need fast and flexible rendering for animation and visual effects production.
Featuring Emmy-Award winning rendering technology, V-Ray for Maya is production-proven and used by the world's leading studios for more than a decade. Take full advantage of your hardware with rendering power that scales on multiple CPUs, GPUs, or a combination of both. V-Ray works seamlessly with Maya, and includes support for MASH, Bifrost-USD, MayaUSD, as well as Maya plugins including Golaem, Ornatrix, Yeti, and more.
New licences of V-Ray are now sold as V-Ray Solo or V-Ray Premium.
Existing perpetual licences can still be upgraded, but new subscriptions of V-Ray for Maya are a part of V-Ray Solo or Premium.
The new way to buy V-Ray gives users access to V-Ray on all host platforms including SketchUp, 3ds Max, Rhino, and more. Enjoy continued access to the ever-expanding library of Chaos Cosmos high-quality smart 3D assets.
Choose fixed or floating licencing, and customers buying five or more licences of Premium can save with V-Ray Enterprise!
What's New in V-Ray 6 for Maya
Extended USD Support
Work natively with USD to exchange information between DCC tools. Load and edit large amounts of data in no time.
ACEScg Colour Management
For colour-accurate workflows, ACEScg has become the new standard for professional production. When ACEScg is enabled, V-Ray automatically converts the colors of textures, light temperatures, sun and sky, etc. to the correct colour space.
Ready To Render Assets
Chaos Cosmos is a free library of high-quality V-Ray content to help bring your scenes to life. With a collection of high-resolution materials, beautiful HDR environments, and render-ready 3D models such as plants, trees, bushes, and more, Chaos Cosmos is a great resource for your next project.
Render isolated textures and materials in large shading networks in IPR.
Easier to optimise your scene with new memory usage reports for textures and objects for V-Ray and V-Ray GPU.
Render natural, artificial and image-based lighting with a wide range of light types, shapes and controls.
V-Ray Material Translucency
Create true translucent materials with the updated V-Ray Material. Now with built-in volumetric random walk subsurface scattering, it’s easier than ever to render realistic skin, plastic, wax, and more.
Physical Hair Material
Render more realistic-looking hair with accurate highlights and glint and glitter controls.
- Layered Compositing
- Light Path Expressions
- Aerial Perspective
- Layered Alembic Support
- Texture Baking
- Bercon Noise
- Stochastic Tiling
- Toon Shader
- Lens Effects
- Photorealistic Cameras
- Procedural Clouds
- Distributed Rendering
- CPU & GPU Rendering
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- Intel 64, AMD64 or compatible processor with SSE4.2 support
- 8GB+ RAM
- NVIDIA CUDA: Maxwell-, Pascal-, Volta-, Turing- and Ampere-based NVIDIA card(s) with with latest recommended video driver; NVIDIA RTX cards with latest recommended video driver
- Maya 2019: Windows 8.1/10/11, Linux Red Hat Enterprise 6.5/7.2 WS/CentOS 7.2, OS X 10.11-10.14
- Maya 2020: Windows 8.1/10/11, Linux Red Hat Enterprise 7.3-7.7 WS/CentOS 7.3-7.7, OS X 10.13-11
- Maya 2022: Windows 10/11, Linux Red Hat Enterprise 8.2, 7.6-7.9 WS/CentOS 8.2/7.6-7.9, OS X 10.13-11
- Maya 2023: Windows 10/11, Linux Red Hat Enterprise 8.2, 7.6-7.9 WS/CentOS 8.2, 7.6-7.9, OS X 10.14-12