Does Blender work on Apple?

A beta version of Blender 3.1 with Metal support was released back in December 2021, and the update is now available to all users. Since Apple ended support for OpenCL technology in macOS in favor of Metal, Blender has never offered the option to enable GPU rendering on Macs.

Is Blender available for iPhone?

Blender is not available for iPhone but there are some alternatives with similar functionality. The best iPhone alternative is VRoid Studio, which is free.

Is Blender Mac free?

Blender is the free and open source 3D creation suite. It supports the entirety of the 3D pipeline-modeling, rigging, animation, simulation, rendering, compositing and motion tracking, video editing and 2D animation pipeline.

Is Apple M1 good for Blender?

Blender does support the M1 Max GPU in Alpha but it is only experimental and is not recommended for studio use.

Is Apple a silicon Blender?

A new version of 3D creation software Blender has introduced Metal GPU rendering for Mac devices equipped with Apple Silicon chips or AMD graphics cards.

Is Blender coming to iPad?

Blender is not available for iPad but there are plenty of alternatives with similar functionality. The best iPad alternative is VRoid Studio, which is free.

What is the best Mac for Blender?

If you absolutely have to buy a Mac then the 15″ MacBook Pro is probably the best bet. It’s the only laptop in Apple’s lineup with a dedicated GPU, the MacBook Air/12″/13″ all use integrated graphics which is admittedly insufficient for Blender 2.8 (it’s too slow).

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Does Blender for Mac use GPU?

The Metal GPU rendering is also available on Macs with an AMD graphics card. According to Blender, the new Metal GPU support allows for rendering times that are up to 2 times quicker. The app itself also runs faster on M1 Macs because the app now have direct access to the GPU.