Rhino for Mac finally gets full launch

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Rhino can finally be used on Mac

Last week at the UK Rhino User Meeting we were privy to the announcement that Rhino for Mac would be happening soon – in fact it launches today.

Those wanting to get straight into trialling Rhino for Mac can utilise the 90-day free evaluation download, here.

However, the highly anticipated release does vary quite a lot from the current Rhino 5 for Windows product – plugin support is not quite there yet; there’s a question mark over the Rhino Script properties, and there’s no Grasshopper or VRay yet.

The full list of differences can be found here.

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Features like Plugin Support, Layouts, Worksessions, and Animation Tools, while not included in the initial release, are planned for subsequent updates, and those who have purchased Rhino 5 for Mac will receive these updates at no additional cost.

Grasshopper 2 development has already started, and although it’ll still take a year to appear, Rhino is aiming to make it cross platform from the beginning.

A commercial licence of Rhino for Mac will cost €295 at launch. If you beta tested Rhino for Mac and own Rhino for Windows, there’s an even cheaper offer of €95.