Arnold GPU Beta is here!

The wait is over. Arnold 5.3 offers artists a first taste of Arnold GPU with a public beta version, giving you the flexibility to switch seamlessly between CPU or GPU rendering, for a set number of features.
From real-time look development to interactive lighting, Arnold GPU helps bring speed and power to user workflows, leading to shorter iterations cycles and reviews.

Arnold 5.3 with Arnold GPU in public beta is now available in all supported plug-ins: Autodesk Maya, Autodesk 3ds Max, Houdini, Cinema 4D, and Katana.
New users can try Arnold GPU with a free 30-day trial of Arnold:


Special thanks to the following for their contribution to this video:
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Dušan Ković -
Chad Ashley -
Lee Griggs -
Mads Drøschler
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Michael Wile