OctaneRender Demo Downloads

Standalone Edition

Octane Render Software for Microsoft Windows, Mac OSX and Linux.

We recommend all customers interested in purchasing a license to evaluate compatibility with your GPU configuration with these prior to purchasing the commercial version.

OctaneRender requires a CUDA capable NVIDIA graphics card.

Older GPUs may not be compatible with later releases of octane. Please check the FAQ for hardware requirements

The demo version has the following limitations:

  • Render resolution output is locked to 1000×600 pixels
  • Project and render output cannot be saved
  • Online LiveDB material database functionality is not included
  • Render output contains water marks (Octane logo and stripes)
  • No network rendering

OctaneRender demo for Microsoft® Windows®

Runs on Microsoft® Windows® XP, Vista, 7 and 8 (64-bit only).
Requires a current NVIDIA graphics driver, which you can download here.

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OctaneRender demo for Mac® OS X®

Runs on Mac® OS 10.6.7 or higher (64-bit only).
Requires a current NVIDIA graphics driver, which you can download here.

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OctaneRender demo for Linux®

Runs on most Linux® distributions (64-bit only).
Requires a current NVIDIA graphics driver, which you can download here.

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Fully Integrated Plugins

OctaneRender for Autodesk® 3ds Max® demo for Microsoft® Windows®

The OctaneRender Autodesk® 3ds Max® Plugin Demo has the following limitations:

  • Render resolution output is limited to 1000×600 pixels
  • Render output contains water marks (Octane logo and stripes)
  • Online LiveDB material database functionality is not included

For installation and usage instructions please consult the 3ds® Plugin Manual

Note that this demo version does not require the standalone edition, however the licensed version requires both an OctaneRender Standalone edition license and an OctaneRender for Autodesk® 3ds Max® Plugin license.

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OctaneRender for Autodesk® AutoCAD® demo

The OctaneRender for Autodesk® AutoCAD® plugin demo has the following limitations:

  • Maximum render resolution is 1000×600.
  • Render output contains water marks (Octane logo and stripes)
  • LiveDB access is not available.

For installation and usage instructions please consult the Autodesk® AutoCAD® plugin manual

Note that this demo version does not require the standalone edition, however the licensed version requires both an OctaneRender Standalone edition license and an OctaneRender for AutoCAD® Plugin license.

Download 2017 Download 2015 - 2016

OctaneRender™ for Autodesk® Inventor® demo

The OctaneRender Autodesk® Inventor® Plugin Demo has the following limitations:

  • Render resolution output is limited to 1000×600 pixels
  • Render output contains water marks (Octane logo and stripes)
  • Online LiveDB material database functionality is not included
  • No network rendering

For installation and usage instructions please consult the Inventor® Plugin Manuals

Note that this demo version does not require the standalone edition, however the licensed version requires both an OctaneRender Standalone edition license and an OctaneRender for Autodesk® Inventor® Plugin license.

Download Win

OctaneRender for Autodesk® Maya® demo

The OctaneRender Autodesk® Maya® Plugin Demo has the following limitations:

  • Render resolution output is limited to 1000×600 pixels
  • Render output contains water marks (Octane logo and stripes)
  • Online LiveDB material database functionality is not included
  • No network rendering

For installation and usage instructions please consult the Maya® Plugin Manuals

Note that this demo version does not require the standalone edition, however the licensed version requires both an OctaneRender Standalone edition license and an OctaneRender for Autodesk® Maya® Plugin license.

Download Win Download Linux Download OSX

OctaneRender for Blender demo

The OctaneRender for Blender plugin demo has the following limitations:

  • Maximum render resolution is 1000×600.
  • Render output contains water marks (Octane logo and stripes)
  • LiveDB access is not available.

This demo consists of two parts:

  • Our modified version of Blender – “Blender OctaneRender™ Edition”
  • Our “render server” that Blender communicates with to do the rendering – “OctaneRender™ Server”
    (This is an application that needs to be run on the same machine as Blender OctaneRender™ Edition)
  • Both downloads are required for Windows, the Linux & Mac OSX packages contain both parts.

For installation and usage instructions please consult the Blender® plugin manual

Note that this demo version does not require the standalone edition, however the licensed version requires both an OctaneRender Standalone edition license and an OctaneRender for Blender® Plugin license.

Blender OctaneRender Edition (Win x64) OctaneRender Server (Win x64) OctaneRender for Blender (Linux) OctaneRender for Blender (OSX Package) OctaneRender for Blender (OSX Archive)

OctaneRender 2.0 for Carrara® demo

The OctaneRender for Carrara® demo has the following limitations:

  • Maximum render resolution is 1000×600.
  • Render output contains water marks (Octane logo and stripes)
  • LiveDB access is not available.
  • No network rendering

For installation and usage instructions please consult the Carrara® plugin manual

Note that this demo version does not require the standalone edition, however the licensed version requires both an OctaneRender Standalone edition license and an OctaneRender for Carrara® Plugin license.

Download 64bit Download 32bit

OctaneRender for CINEMA 4D® demo

The OctaneRender for CINEMA 4D® Plugin Demo has the following limitations:

  • Maximum render resolution is 1000×600.
  • Render output contains water marks (Octane logo and stripes)
  • LiveDB access is not available.
  • No network rendering

For installation and usage instructions please consult the CINEMA 4D® plugin manual

Note that this demo version does not require the standalone edition, however the licensed version requires both an OctaneRender Standalone edition license and an OctaneRender for CINEMA 4D® Plugin license.

Download Win Download Mac OS X Download Sample Scenes

OctaneRender™ for DAZ® Studio demo

The OctaneRender for DAZ® Studio Plugin Demo has the following limitations:

  • Maximum render resolution is 1000×600.
  • Render output contains water marks (Octane logo and stripes)
  • LiveDB access is not available.
  • No network rendering

For installation and usage instructions please consult the DAZ® Studio plugin manual
Note: You must install as the user who will be using Daz Studio, and that user must have admin access.

Note that this demo version does not require the standalone edition, however the licensed version requires both an OctaneRender Standalone edition license and an OctaneRender for DAZ® Studio Plugin license.

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OctaneRender for GRAPHISOFT® ArchiCAD® demo for Microsoft® Windows®

The OctaneRender for ArchiCAD® Plugin Demo has the following limitations:

  • Maximum render resolution is 1000×600.
    (If you attempt to photorender a resolution greater than this, the output will most likely be blank.)
  • LiveDB access is not available.
  • Viewport and photorender output is watermarked.
  • Viewport renders cannot be saved, Photorenders can be saved, but will be watermarked
  • Progress Save will not save the render.

For installation and usage instructions please consult the ArchiCAD® Plugin Manual

Note that this demo version does not require the standalone edition, however the licensed version requires both an OctaneRender Standalone edition license and an OctaneRender for ArchiCAD® Plugin license.

Download v20 Download v19

OctaneRender™ for Houdini demo

The OctaneRender for Houdini Plugin Demo has the following limitations:

  • Maximum render resolution is 1000×600.
  • Render output contains water marks (Octane logo and stripes)
  • LiveDB access is not available.

This demo is compatible with production releases of Houdini 14.0/15.0/15.5/16.0.
This demo is also compatible with Houdini 15.5/16.0 Indie, however the scene export is unavailable.

Note that this demo version does not require the standalone edition, however the licensed version requires both an OctaneRender Standalone edition license and an OctaneRender for Houdini Plugin license.

Download Win Download Linux Download OSX

OctaneRender for LightWave® demo

The OctaneRender for LightWave® Plugin Demo has the following limitations:

  • Maximum render resolution is 1000×600.
  • Render output contains water marks (Octane logo and stripes)
  • LiveDB access is not available.
  • No network rendering

For installation and usage instructions please consult the LightWave® plugin manual

Note that this demo version does not require the standalone edition, however the licensed version requires both an OctaneRender Standalone edition license and an OctaneRender for LightWave® Plugin license.

Download Win Download Mac OS Download Sample Scenes

OctaneRender for MODO® demo

The OctaneRender for MODO® demo has the following limitations:

  • Maximum render resolution is 1000×600.
  • Render output contains water marks (Octane logo and stripes)
  • LiveDB access is not available.
  • No network rendering

For installation and usage instructions please consult the MODO® plugin manual.
The demos are compatible with Modo 901, 902, 10.0, 10.1, 10.2, and 11.

Note that this demo version does not require the standalone edition, however the licensed version requires both an OctaneRender Standalone edition license and an OctaneRender for MODO® Plugin license.

Download Win 901+ Download Mac 901+ Download Linux 901+ Download Win 801

OctaneRender™ for NUKE® demo

No demo downloads are currently available for OctaneRender™ for NUKE®, please contact us for further assistance.

OctaneRender for Autodesk® Revit® demo

The OctaneRender for Autodesk® Revit® Plugin Demo has the following limitations:

  • Maximum render resolution is 1000×600.
  • Render output contains water marks (Octane logo and stripes)
  • LiveDB access is not available.

For installation and usage instructions please consult the Revit® plugin manual

Note that this demo version does not require the standalone edition, however the licensed version requires both an OctaneRender Standalone edition license and an OctaneRender for Autodesk® Revit® Plugin license.

Download 2015 x64 Download 2016 x64 Download 2017 x64

OctaneRender for Rhinoceros® 5 demo

The OctaneRender for Rhinoceros® 5 plugin demo has the following limitations:

  • Maximum render resolution is 1000×600.
  • Render output contains water marks (Octane logo and stripes)
  • LiveDB access is not available.

For installation and usage instructions please consult the Rhino plugin manual

Note that this demo version does not require the standalone edition, however the licensed version requires both an OctaneRender Standalone edition license and an OctaneRender for Rhinoceros® Plugin license.

Download Win x64

OctaneRender for SketchUp® demo

The OctaneRender for SketchUp® demo has the following limitations:

  • Maximum render resolution is 1000×600.
  • Render output contains water marks (Octane logo and stripes)
  • LiveDB access is not available.
  • No network rendering

For installation and usage instructions please consult the SketchUp® plugin manual

Note that this demo version does not require the standalone edition, however the licensed version requires both an OctaneRender Standalone edition license and an OctaneRender for SketchUp® Plugin license.

Download Win (2017) Download Win (2016) Download OSX (2017)

OctaneRender for Smith Micro's POSER® demo for Microsoft® Windows®

The OctaneRender for POSER® Plugin Demo has the following limitations:

  • Render resolution output is limited to 1000×600 pixels
  • Render output contains water marks (Octane logo and stripes)
  • Online LiveDB material database functionality is not included

For installation and usage instructions please consult the Poser® Plugin Manual

Note that this demo version does not require the standalone edition, however the licensed version requires both an OctaneRender Standalone edition license and an OctaneRender for Smith Micro’s Poser® Plugin license.

Download x64 Download OS X

OctaneRender for Autodesk® Softimage® demo

The OctaneRender for Autodesk® Softimage® Plugin Demo has the following limitations:

  • Maximum render resolution is 1000×600.
  • Render output contains water marks (Octane logo and stripes)
  • LiveDB access is not available.

For installation and usage instructions please consult the Softimage® plugin manual

Note that this demo version does not require the standalone edition, however the licensed version requires both an OctaneRender Standalone edition license and an OctaneRender for Autodesk® Softimage® Plugin license.

Download Win x64

Additional Downloads

Get some simple test scenes here.

View product manuals here.