Quickly share and review 3D assets and animations with team members or clients, without using a commercial 3D authoring tool.
FBX Review v1.1 Now Available!
FBX Review v1.1 has been made available for download for Windows 7 and Windows 8. This update includes performance improvements to load times and memory usage, fixes many common bugs reported in our support forums, and adds the following features:
App settings are now saved across sessions
Users can now toggle back-face culling
The Scene Statistics option now displays the file name
A Main Menu has been added to the app, accessible through the (ESC) key
Autodesk® FBX® Review is a free, lightweight, standalone software tool for reviewing 3D assets and animations* quickly and efficiently. A free utility, FBX Review enables users to view 3D content without using a 3D authoring tool, to help speed up asset sharing and review process for development teams.
The viewport is Microsoft® DirectX® 11** enabled so that users can perform detailed visual inspections of their assets. Users can toggling shading modes, animations, cameras, and lighting options to better evaluate their 3D content through a touch-based UI on Microsoft® Windows® 8 devices***. A Windows 7 version is also available with familiar mouse/keyboard navigation.
Quickly and Easily Review 3D Models
Users can import and review a variety of 3D file formats without using full commercial 3D animation software: .fbx, .3ds, .obj, .dxf, .dae, .bvh, .htr, .trc, .asf, .amc, .c3d, .aoa, .mcd.
Switch between shading modes: wireframe, faceted, shaded, textured, and wireframe overlay.
Toggle scene lights, shadows, and tessellation.
A high-fidelity viewport supporting DirectX 11 helps users review assets and scenes with a wide range of visual effects.
Static and Dynamic Tessellation
Displacement and Vector Displacement Maps
Skin Deformations and Animation
Phong and Lambert Basic Material Properties (such as: Diffuse Color)
Specular and Normal Maps (Tangent-Space)
Real-Time Shadow Maps
Diffuse and Emissive Maps
Reflection Maps (Cube, 2D or mix)
Opacity Mask Maps
Light and Ambient Occlusion Maps
Anisotropic Direction Maps
Transparency with Fresnel
3 Diffuse Models: Lambert, Skin and Hair/Fur
3 Specular Models: Blinn, Skin and Anisotropic (Hair/Comb flow)
Translucency Bodies (Sub Surface Scattering)
Image Based Lighting
Rim Light with Fresnel
Ground and Sky Ambient Color
Playback Animation Takes and Switch Cameras
Examine animations and scenes using familiar and intuitive play, pause, and scrub-through controls.
For files containing user-created cameras, FBX Review allows the user to toggle between them. If no cameras are saved, FBX Review provides default orthogonal and perspective cameras.
If multiple animation takes are saved within a file, a simple drop down enables rapid switching between the takes.
Intuitive, Lightweight, and Mobile
Designed to help artistic and creative directors review assets on-the-go, FBX Review was designed to run on Windows 8 touch-screen devices such as tablets.
Touch-screen controls on Windows 8 makes reviewing assets a simple, familiar process.
Use the Windows 8 charm bar to quickly send review notes and screenshots to team members.
*Animations must be baked in the authoring tool. **Certain viewing features not available for systems not supporting DirectX 11. ***Available for Microsoft® Windows® 7 operating system not supporting multi-touch navigation.
Autodesk FBX Review
Download for Windows 8
Visit the Microsoft Windows Store directly from your Windows 8 device.