Luxion Introduces KeyShot Version 2.2
February 15, 2011

Luxion Introduces KeyShot Version 2.2

Render speeds have also dramatically improved, especially when working with complex materials. KeyShot 2.2 streamlines interoperability with leading CAD systems, offering native support for Autodesk AutoCAD.

KeyShot 2.2 improvements include:

Greatly enhanced import pipeleine

  • Preservation of model structure from CAD model including all subassemblies
  • Preservation of part / layer names
  • Separate material column

Improved interaction with objects in realtime

  • Part outline in the realtime window
  • Move multiple objects
  • Significantly faster handling of large assemblies
  • Ability to duplicate objects


  • Support for SolidWorks 2011 and prior 32/64bit (PC only)
  • Official support for CATIA v5
  • Official support for Autodesk Inventor 2011 and prior
  • Official support for DXF/DWG (AutoCAD)
  • Support for SketchUp 8 and prior

Render speed improvements

  • Advanced Materials with complex settings render now up to 15 times faster

Support for 3Dconnexion 3D mice

  • All 3Dconnexion 3D mice are now supported by KeyShot

Foreign language support

  • KeyShot 2.2 is available in Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, and Polish.

KeyShot 2 is available for Mac and PC starting at $995. KeyShot 2.2 is a free upgrade to all existing KeyShot 2 customers.