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  • Latest Version

    Enscape 3.5.6 LATEST

  • Review by

    Sophia Jones

  • Operating System

    Windows 7 64 / Windows 8 64 / Windows 10 64 / Windows 11

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  • Author / Product

    Chaos Software / External Link

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There is no need to carefully adjust your perspective before rendering, just start Enscape and fly to the spots you like. It’s fully dynamic and: A lot of fun! Chaos Enscape will make your life easier and delight your clients after seeing their project!

Enscape, developed by Chaos, is a powerful real-time rendering and visualization software designed for architects, engineers, and designers. This innovative tool seamlessly integrates with popular design software like Revit, SketchUp, Rhino, ArchiCAD, and more, providing users with the ability to create immersive, photorealistic 3D experiences from their building models. It aims to streamline the design process, enhance communication, and bring projects to life with ease.

Give your customers the VR experience as if your architecture is already built: With Oculus Rift / HTC VIVE and Enscape 3D for PC, a virtual walkthrough of your building is only one click away. Stop explaining your drawings – start amazing people with your ideas and offer them a virtual reality experience of their architectural project.

The app usually runs alongside Revit, SketchUp, Rhino, and ArchiCAD mirroring all changes in your construction through real-time rendering. Additionally, you can export the app walkthrough into a Windows executable or a WebGL based website that It host for you.

Share immersive 360° panoramas with colleagues and clients within seconds! Enscape Renderer allows you to generate panoramas in both stereo or mono. They can be saved to a file or uploaded into the cloud, where they are accessible via a link. No special app is needed, even for cardboard!

Try Enscape FREE for 14 days! With your free trial, you can start using the app’s plugin right now to:
  • Full version license
  • Customer support, training resources, and community access
  • Load your project and generate a walkthrough instantly
  • Export high-quality screenshots in seconds
  • Check your lighting, materials and even acoustics
  • There’s no risk, no obligation, and no credit card required.
Key Features

Real-time Rendering: Enscape's real-time rendering engine enables users to instantly visualize and explore their designs, making it easy to spot issues, optimize aesthetics, and make decisions on the fly.

Immersive Virtual Reality (VR): It supports VR headsets, allowing users to step inside their 3D models, experiencing spaces and designs in a fully immersive way.

One-Click Rendering: With a single click, users can generate stunning renderings, saving time and effort while achieving impressive results.

Live Link: The Live Link feature keeps your the app renderings in sync with your design software, ensuring that any changes you make are immediately reflected in your visualization.

Material Editor: Customize materials with ease, achieving realistic surfaces and textures for your 3D models.

Panoramas and 360° Views: Create panoramic images and 360° walkthroughs for presentations and client approvals.

Asset Library: Access a library of pre-made 3D models and entourage to enhance your visualizations.

Lighting Simulation: Experiment with different lighting scenarios to achieve the desired mood and atmosphere in your designs.

Collaboration: Share your projects with clients and colleagues, enabling them to explore and provide feedback in real-time.

Enscape Screenshot 1

What`s New

Introducing the Adjustable Asset Series
Assets play a vital role in the design process, imbuing projects with context and vitality. With this release, we're excited to introduce the Adjustable Asset series, offering a range of assets with customizable functions, providing greater flexibility when working with your design elements.

Variants of Assets
Explore various versions of the same asset at your disposal. Simply filter by the 'adjustable' tag to discover all assets with this versatile functionality. You can even designate your preferred variants as favorites, making it effortless to employ them for multi-asset placement.

Streamlined Multi-Asset Editing
Effortlessly make modifications to a group of assets in one go. Select, deselect, replace, or delete them with ease. This functionality is available for all assets within the Asset Library.

Exclusive People Assets
Our ever-growing collection of unique assets now boasts over 70 exclusive additions. What sets these assets apart is their app exclusivity; you won't find them anywhere else.

Enhanced Alpha Channel Export
An enhancement to an existing feature, you can now enjoy improved compositing of semi-transparent materials against various backgrounds in the Alpha Channel export.

Improved Lighting and Reflection in Renderings
Elevate the realism of your design scenes with enhanced indirect lighting for interiors and more accurate mirror reflections. This feature is available to users equipped with GPUs that support hardware-accelerated ray-tracing.

Additional Features
Enscape 3.5 also includes an enhanced workflow for Rhino users, where asset geometry will be automatically placed on the current layer. We've introduced a User Area in the Toolbar for your User Account, certified SpaceMouse support, added support for Revit 2024, and updated orthographic views for Revit users.

User Interface

It boasts an intuitive and user-friendly interface. The toolbar within your design software integrates seamlessly, making it easy to access Enscape's features without disrupting your workflow. Navigation is straightforward, with options for real-time adjustments, camera settings, and rendering quality. The user interface prioritizes simplicity and efficiency, making it accessible to both beginners and experienced users.

Installation and Setup

Installing the software is a straightforward process. After downloading the software from the official website, the installer guides you through the installation steps. Once installed, it integrates seamlessly into your design software, requiring minimal configuration. Users can quickly set their preferences for rendering quality, VR headset compatibility, and other settings to match their specific needs.

How to Use

Installation: Download and install the program from the official website or FileHorse.

Integration: Launch your compatible design software (e.g., Revit, SketchUp, Rhino), and you'll find the toolbar or plugin within the software.

Navigation: Use the toolbar to adjust rendering settings, camera angles, and quality.

Real-Time Rendering: Click the "Start" button to initiate real-time rendering. As you make changes to your model, it will instantly reflect those changes.

VR Experience: If you have a VR headset, simply connect it and immerse yourself in your design by clicking the VR button.


Is Enscape compatible with my design software?
The program is compatible with a range of design software, including Revit, SketchUp, Rhino, ArchiCAD, and more. Visit the official website for a complete list of supported platforms.

What hardware do I need to run Enscape smoothly?
Enscape's system requirements include a dedicated GPU, a modern CPU, and a minimum of 16GB RAM. Ensure your system meets these requirements for optimal performance.

Can I use Enscape for interior design and landscape visualization?
Yes, Enscape is versatile and can be used for both interior and exterior visualization. Its asset library and lighting simulation tools are particularly useful for these purposes.

How do I create VR experiences with Enscape or PC?
To create VR experiences, connect a compatible VR headset and click the VR button within the software. You can then explore your 3D models in virtual reality.

What is the pricing structure for Enscape?
It offers subscription-based pricing for individuals, companies, and educational institutions. Visit the official website for detailed pricing information.


Lumion: Known for its fast and easy rendering capabilities, Lumion is a strong competitor with a focus on real-time visualization.

Twinmotion: A popular choice for architects and designers, Twinmotion offers impressive rendering quality and a user-friendly interface.

V-Ray: V-Ray is a robust rendering engine known for its photorealistic output and extensive customization options.

Octane Render: Octane Render is a GPU-based renderer that excels in producing high-quality, realistic visuals.

Unity: For those looking to create interactive experiences, Unity3D is a game engine that can also be used for architectural visualization.


Fixed-Seat License - €78.90/month

Recommended for individuals and smaller teams.
  • License is bound to one computer
  • Use your license with multiple CAD/BIM tools on the same computer
  • Free upgrades to the latest software version
  • Expert support included
Floating License - Billed yearly €922.80.

Recommended for individuals and teams who want maximum flexibility.
  • License can be used on multiple computers
  • Use your license with multiple CAD/BIM tools on multiple computers
  • Free upgrades to the latest software version
  • Expert support included
The benefits of your subscription
  • You’ll always be up-to-date with the latest features and software versions.
  • You’ll never have to worry about the service expiring.
  • The helpful Customer Support team is always there for you.
System Requirements
  • Operating System: Windows 11/10 (64-bit)
  • CPU: Quad-core, 3.0 GHz or higher
  • GPU: NVIDIA GTX 1060/Quadro P4000 or AMD equivalent with 4GB VRAM
  • RAM: 16GB or more
  • VR Headset (if using VR features)
  • Stunning real-time rendering.
  • Seamless integration with popular design software.
  • Intuitive user interface.
  • VR support for immersive experiences.
  • Asset library for enhanced visualizations.
  • Requires a dedicated GPU for optimal performance.
  • Pricing might be considered high for some individual users.

Enscape by Chaos is a game-changer in the field of architectural and design visualization. With its real-time rendering capabilities, intuitive interface, and seamless integration with popular design software, it empowers professionals to bring their ideas to life effortlessly. Whether you're an architect, designer, or engineer, it provides the tools you need to create photorealistic 3D visualizations and immersive VR experiences.

While it may have a few limitations, such as Windows exclusivity and GPU requirements, its benefits far outweigh any drawbacks. Enscape is a must-have for anyone seeking to elevate their design and presentation game in the AEC industry.

  • Enscape 3.5.6 Screenshots

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    Enscape 3.5.6 Screenshot 1
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What's new in this version:

- Improved rendering quality for captures
- Automatic disabling of ray-traced sun shadows
- Bugfixes and stability improvements

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