Software Tag: Hard Surface Modeling

Called Programs, Apps or Games; Software is an essential part of every smart device. Without it, computers, tablets, smartphones, etc. would be inert objects. Therefore, a good place to start when shopping for the right gadget for you is with the programs you will be using the most.

below, you will find systems recommendation for popular software, and if your needs span beyond a single program, feel free to add them to your watchlist to easily track how well it will run on devices listed on this site.

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  • Autodesk 3ds Max 2019 3D and CAD,

    3D Studio Max is one of the premium 3D software suites used in big-budget projects like movies and games. It handles modeling, materials, animating and rendering and a plethora of plug-ins are available to add even more features.

    Based on official recommended specs, expect to spend $740-$1100 for a new computer geared to run Autodesk 3ds Max 2019.

  • Blender 2.8 3D and CAD,

    An impressive and free 3D modeling, animation and video editing program. A great choice to get acquainted with 3D or if you can't afford the standard options.

    Based on official recommended specs, expect to spend at least $490 for a new computer geared to run Blender 2.8.

  • MagicaVoxel 3D and CAD,

    This free 3D Voxel editor is an excellent way to make retro-inspired sculptures and game assets. Voxels being similar to Lego Blocks and Minecraft makes this an easy way to get acquainted with 3D creation.

    Based on official recommended specs, expect to spend $490-$1100 for a new computer geared to run MagicaVoxel.

  • SketchUp 3D and CAD,

    Learning 3D modeling can be complicated, but SketchUp offers an easy-to-learn alternative to create models, plans, etc. A useful tool for the budding 3D modeler or if you need to prototype something in digital form before starting building.

    Based on official recommended specs, expect to spend $490-$1100 for a new computer geared to run SketchUp.

  • ZBrush 2020 3D and CAD,

    This renowned sculpting program excels at detailing 3D objects, including organic subjects.

    Based on official recommended specs, expect to spend $490-$1100 for a new computer geared to run ZBrush 2020.