Octane Render

Octane Render is an unbiased rendering application with real-time capability developed by graphics software company OTOY Inc. Octane render was the first commercially available unbiased raytracer that fully utilized the GPU,[2][3][4] giving it a significant speed advantage;[5][6] this allows users to more easily modify scenes in real time.

Octane Render
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Developer(s)OTOY Inc.
Stable release
OctaneRender 2020.2 (CUDA) / Octane X (Metal) / February 8, 2021 (2021-02-08)
Written inC++[citation needed]
Operating system
TypeRendering system
LicenseProprietary commercial software

Octane Render runs on Nvidia's CUDA technology when using Nvidia GPU video cards; Octane X for macOS Big Sur[7] runs on Metal on AMD, Intel Skylake and Apple M1 graphics cards.


  1. ^ a b c d "octanerender™ standalone edition". render.otoy.com. Otoy. Retrieved 21 August 2013.
  2. ^ "blender3darchitect.com- review", 2011-05-09
  3. ^ "createdigitalmotion.com- Octane Render demo", 2011-05-09
  4. ^ "vizworld.com- Octane Render", 2011-05-09
  5. ^ "cgchannel.com- GPU based rendering", 2011-05-09
  6. ^ "CGsociety.org- 2010 Retrospective List"[permanent dead link], 2011-05-09
  7. ^ https://home.otoy.com/octane-x-pr1/

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