Autodesk Showcase Professional 2010
Save time and money by making informed design decisions on 3D digital prototypes. Autodesk Showcase visualization software enables you to create accurate, highly realistic imagery from 3D CAD data to communicate form and brand character.
Present and review multiple design variations in context, accurately conveying real-world materials, lighting, and environments. With Autodesk Showcase visualization software, team members can make reliable decisions locally and via remote sessions. The result is an efficient, economical design review process.
Discover the wide range of features in Autodesk Showcase design visualization software. Create highly realistic 3D visualizations of your product, provide clients and stakeholders with multiple design alternatives, and streamline the design review process.
Data Preparation—Import models from the Autodesk Alias family of products or CAD software, and convert them to a format suitable for high-quality, interactive 3D visualization.
Presentation Authoring—Use Showcase to create a range of realistic design alternatives for design reviews. Apply realistic textures and materials—such as paint, glass, and leather—and place models in an environment for context.
Presentation Review & Decision Making—Put your 3D CAD data on display. Present large models in a realistic, accurate way, so team members can make informed design decisions.
Autodesk Showcase 2010 is packed with new tools and capabilities to help produce visualizations faster, make informed decisions on 3D prototypes, and accelerate the design review cycle.
Hardware Configurations for Autodesk Showcase 2010:
Minimum / Laptop
Performance may be limited in scenes with large numbers of objects.
2.4 GHz Intel or equivalent AMD processor
2 GB RAM
NVIDIA GeForce or Quadro FX graphics card with at least 512 MB graphics memory
Intel Pentium 4 or 4-core 2.8 GHz processor or equivalent AMD processor
4 GB RAM
NVIDIA Quadro FX graphics card with 768 MB graphics memory or more
Supported Graphics Cards
NVIDIA Quadro FX and GeForce cards released since Summer, 2006 that include the 7, 8 or 9 series graphics chipset. Graphics cards must have a minimum 512 MB graphics memory. More memory is recommended on Microsoft Windows Vista or for users working with large data sets or complex scenes.
ATI Radeon 4830 and 4850 cards with driver 8.10 (October, 2008).
Example NVIDIA graphics cards include:
7 series: Quadro FX 4500, Geforce 7900GTX, Mobile FX 2500M
8 series: Quadro FX 1700, Quadro FX 4600, GeForce 8800 GTS, Mobile FX 1600M
9 series: Quadro FX 3700, Quadro FX 5800, GeForce 9600 GT, Mobile FX 3600M
Quadro Plex Model II and Model D2 are also supported.
Microsoft Windows XP Professional (SP 2 or higher)
Windows XP Professional x64 Edition (Autodesk Showcase software runs as a 32-bit application on 64-bit operating system)
Microsoft Windows Vista 32-bit or 64-bit, including Business, Enterprise or Ultimate (SP 1)
Installation Instructions Included.