Realistic materials and textures
KeyShot offers a library of over 7,000 pre-installed materials, as well as tools to create your own. You can add textures, bump mapping, reflections and other properties to achieve the most realistic effects.
Lighting and shadows
The program has precise light modeling algorithms that allow you to create realistic light and shadow effects. You can add lights, adjust their settings, and create complex lighting scenes.
Cameras and angles
KeyShot allows you to customize your cameras with various settings such as focal length and depth of field. This allows you to create a variety of angles and control the focus on specific details.
You can create simple animations including rotating, moving, and scaling objects. This is useful for demonstrating the functionality and dynamic aspects of models.
KeyShot provides tools for simple modeling operations such as cuts, sections, and Boolean operations, allowing you to create interesting compositions and visualizations of internal structures.
The program supports a large number of file formats, which simplifies the import and export of data.
Real time visualization
KeyShot gives you the ability to get real-time previews so you can quickly see changes and adjust settings without long delays. The program supports high-resolution rendering, which allows you to create impressive images for printing and presentations.
Plugins and additional materials
The program uses third-party plugins to integrate with other tools and expand its capabilities. Additional materials and resources are also available for a wide range of creative possibilities.
KeyShot is designed to run fast on the most basic hardware configurations or the most powerful of systems to take full advantage of all CPU cores available and scale performance linearly. Here are the minimum recommendations and system requirements:
- 64-bit platform
- 4GB RAM
- Quad core CPU
- OpenGL 2.0 capable system
- Intel or AMD 64 bit processor with SSE4.1 or higher
- 1920 x 1080 resolution or higher
- Internet connection (to activate product)
- Microsoft Windows
- Windows 10 or 11
- Windows Server 2019 or newer
- Apple macOS
- macOS 11.7 Big Sur or newer
For more information on using GPU Mode in KeyShot, please see the KeyShot Manual.