This page provides information on hardware and operating system requirements for V-Ray to work properly.

 

Page Contents

 

Overview


Please make sure that your system fulfills the following requirements before installing V-Ray. Check the NUKE system requirements on The Foundry website for additional information.

 

Windows


  Note that V-Ray is only supported for 64-bit operating systems and 64-bit versions of NUKE.

 

Processor

Intel® Pentium ® IV or compatible processor with SSE3 support.

RAM

4 GB RAM and 4 GB swap minimum – recommended 8 GB or more RAM, 8 GB or more swap file

USB PortRequired for hardware lock, preferably USB 2.0
TCP/IPOnly IPv4 is supported. IPv6 is currently not supported

 

The following table shows the versions of The Foundry NUKE and operating systems on which V-Ray is supported.

 

Version of NUKE Supported Operating System

NUKE 8 64-bit

Windows ® 7 SP1, Windows ® 8

NUKE 9 64-bit

Windows ® 7 SP1, Windows ® 8

NUKE 10 64-bit

Windows ® 7 SP1, Windows ® 8

NUKE 10.5 64-bitWindows ® 7 SP1, Windows ® 8

 

Linux


 

Processor

Intel ® Pentium ® IV or compatible processor with SSE3 support.

RAM

4 GB RAM and 4 GB swap minimum – recommended 8 GB or more RAM, 8 GB or more swap file

USB PortRequired for hardware lock, preferably USB 2.0
TCP/IPOnly IPv4 is supported. IPv6 is currently not supported

 

The following table shows the versions of The Foundry NUKE and operating systems on which V-Ray is supported.

 

Version of NUKE Supported Operating System

NUKE 8 64-bit

Red Hat ® Enterprise Linux® 6 WS, or CentOS 6 (64-bit) or newer

NUKE 9 64-bit

Red Hat ® Enterprise Linux® 6 WS, or CentOS 6 (64-bit) or newer

NUKE 10 64-bitt

Red Hat ® Enterprise Linux® 6 WS, or CentOS 6 (64-bit) or newer

NUKE 10.5 64-bit

Red Hat ® Enterprise Linux® 6 WS, or CentOS 6 (64-bit) or newer