Autodesk Maya 2019 is Here

Featuring new tools and performance enhancements for faster animation, improved working environments, higher quality previews and improved pipeline integration

Autodesk has launched Maya 2019, the latest version of its popular 3D animation, modeling, simulation and rendering software, featuring significant updates to help artists achieve their creative vision within a faster, more interactive and visually engaging working environment.

Maya 2019 addresses the key challenges artists face throughout production, providing faster animation playback to reduce the need for playblasts, higher quality 3D previews with Autodesk Arnold updates in viewport 2.0, improved pipeline integration with more flexible development environment support, and performance improvements that most Maya artists will notice in their daily work.

Key new Maya 2019 features include:

Key new Maya 2019 features include:

Maya 2019 is available now as a standalone subscription or with a collection of end-to-end creative tools within the Autodesk Media & Entertainment Collection. For more information, visit

Maya 2019 Cached Playback Indicator Status Bar progress in timeline.

Maya 2019 Cached Playback menus.

Maya 2019 Cached Playback performance vs. previous versions.

Maya 2019 Cached Playback – Re-Caching only changed frames.

Maya 2019 Cached Playback – reviewing content in 3D environment.

Maya 2019 Performance Capture Filters.

Maya 2019 Sample characters.