3Ds Max or Maya? Tags: CAD Apps Last response: August 15, 2011 3:05 PM in Applications Share Anonymous February 5, 2011 9:34:12 AM What's the difference? What are the advantages and disadvantages of both? What are the applications of both?; What are they used for? More about : 3ds max maya Creck July 30, 2011 10:17:37 AM 3ds max is more often used for enginnering; maya for animation and gaming.....that's what i heard and read ... but i like 3ds max much because of interface... theDanijel August 10, 2011 9:09:11 AM 3ds max is more used for game design than maya There are no big differences or advatages and disadvatages in both programs, apart from the interface (and user preference). Both are used for the same thing (3d design, animation,...). Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer verbalizer August 15, 2011 3:05:46 PM some reports (I do not know how accurate) say MAYA runs better with nVidia gfx cards. even though I like nVidia I'm not quite sure about that, you might have to check. not my area of specialty.. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved6870 1 gig crossfire vs 780 or 770 3ds max 2014 and maya 2014 Forum Best/Recommended laptop for maya, 3ds max, vray after effects (rendering/animation) Forum A mid range workstation specs for applications like Nuke, Maya & 3DS Max ? Forum SolvedNeed help picking out a value-for-money to work with 3D software such as Maya, 3ds Max, Zbrush Forum SolvedBuilding a Computer for 3ds Max/Maya, Photoshop, After Effects for under $2,000 Forum SolvedMaya vs. 3DS Max Forum A GTX Titan or k4000 for 3D work with maya, zbrush, 3ds max, softimage (xsi) and unity Forum SolvedBest consumer graphics card for Maya, 3DS Max, Nuke Forum Solved$2000-2500 first build for 3ds Max, Maya, Rhino Forum 3D for Designers - Maya vs 3DS Max vs Blender Forum looking for a best performance CPU for 3ds max & maya sofwares Forum 3D Modelling /3Ds Max/Maya/zBrush build - 2300$ Forum New Laptop, Desktop, or Upgrade? (Gaming, Video Editing, 3DS Max, Maya, etc.) Forum GPU for Photoshop, 3DS MAX, Maya, and other 3D modelling and animation programs Forum 3ds Max & Maya Render Machine Forum Need a Cheap GPU for 3DS Max and Maya Forum New Build After Effects-CG (Cinema 4D, Maya, 3DS Max) Forum Laptop for 3ds max,photoshop ,Maya,Multimedia Forum Maya 2009, 3Ds Max, Workstation build Forum Maya 2009, 3Ds Max, Zbrush, Workstation build Forum More resources Read discussions in other Applications categories Graphics Internet Applications Multimedia Office Security CAD Distributed Computing Drivers Enterprise Software Firmware Programming Photoshop Skype Wordpress !