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Windows


Please make sure that your system fulfills these requirements before installing V-Ray. Note that V-Ray is only supported for 64-bit operating systems and 64-bit versions of SketchUp.

Processor

Intel* 64, AMD64 or compatible processor with SSE4.2 support

RAM

Minimum 8 GB RAM, recommended 16 GB RAM

Hard Disk Spaceminimum 2GB, recommended 12GB (includes additional downloadable content)

TCP/IP

Only IPv4 is supported. IPv6 is currently not supported

Operating System

Windows® 8.1, Windows 10, Windows 11.

SketchUp

SketchUp 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022

GPU Support

Maxwell-, Pascal-, Volta-, Turing- and Ampere- based NVIDIA card(s) with  latest recommended video driver
For more info, see GPU Rendering.

 

V-Ray Vision requires a Graphics card with DirectX 11 or DirectX 12 and Shader Model 5.0 capabilities.

macOS


Please make sure that your system fulfills these requirements before installing V-Ray.

Processor

Intel 64, AMD64, ARM or compatible processor with SSE4.2 support

RAM

Minimum 8 GB RAM, recommended 16 GB RAM

Hard Disk Spaceminimum 2GB, recommended 12GB (includes additional downloadable content)

TCP/IP

Only IPv4 is supported. IPv6 is currently not supported

Operating SystemApple® macOS 10.14.x or higher
SketchUpSketchUp 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022

V-Ray GPU is not officially supported on macOS.

It works only with C++/CPU devices. V-Ray GPU can still be used in distributed rendering where a macOS machine runs the CUDA engine on a CPU device together with Windows/Linux machine(s) running CUDA engine on GPU device(s).

 

For more information on hardware, see the Hardware Recommendations article.

 

Notes


Customer support is available only for V-Ray 5 and V-Ray Next (V-Ray 4). Earlier versions are no longer supported.

  • V-Ray 5 for SketchUp, update 2.2 is the last version that runs on macOS 10.10, 10.11, 10.12 and 10.13.
  • Windows 11 is required for running Intel Alder Lake processors.