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  06 June 2012
NEX now available for Mac OS X and Linux

We're happy to announce that NEX (a plug-in for Maya) is now available for Mac OS X and Linux!

You can download a free, fully functional trial here:
http://draster.com/nex-1.5/get.html

We've also added a few new features including Maya Viewport 2.0 support and a new feature that makes it easier to view your mesh while "retopologizing" using Quad Draw. NEX v1.6 is a free upgrade for current Windows users.

NEX v1.6 Introduction and Overview video:
http://youtu.be/zMh9qbEeJxw?hd=1

NEX Integration in Maya video:
http://youtu.be/GCHXIGoWi_w?hd=1
 
  06 June 2012
That's great news. Keep up the great work!

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  06 June 2012
Congratulations on the release! I've been using NEX for Windows ever since version 1 and can not even think of using Maya without NEX. The new Quad Draw feature is awesome! also glad to see vp2 supported!

The mac release of NEX is perfect timing, I'm waiting on the WWDC announcements to see if my next machine will be a macbook pro. NEX + retina display!

Love you guys!
 
  06 June 2012
ya, I did some beta testing of the Mac version and it's great. Nice work.
 
  06 June 2012
Originally Posted by etobler: Congratulations on the release! I've been using NEX for Windows ever since version 1 and can not even think of using Maya without NEX. The new Quad Draw feature is awesome! also glad to see vp2 supported!

The mac release of NEX is perfect timing, I'm waiting on the WWDC announcements to see if my next machine will be a macbook pro. NEX + retina display!

Love you guys!


honestly, I wouldn't go retina display for 3D until applications are optimized for it. it's just going to add tons of fill-rate overhead to drawing the same stuff. I have the 17" MBP quad-core i7 and it has a 1920x1200 display, which is amazing. Maybe grab one of these when the price drops.
 
  06 June 2012
Thanks for the OSX (and Linux) version. I'll have to find some time to try it out.
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  06 June 2012
Very nice! I've been eagerly awaiting an OS X release; Thanks guys!
 
  06 June 2012
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  06 June 2012
Damn - this can't be true! I've been waiting years for a Mac version as I switched to Mac completely years ago and now I have to see that the Mac version of NEX is only for Maya 2012 and 2013?! I'm still using Maya 2011 here and have no plans updating this expensive piece of software any more.

Is there any chance to get a Maya 2011 version of NEX for the Mac? (There IS a Windows version for Maya 2011, though...)

Thanks
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  06 June 2012
Hands down my favorite modeling plugin for Maya, thank you!
 
  06 June 2012
Thank you for all the kind words everyone!

@marcotronic, we're going to look into making a Mac OS X build for 2011; we'll contact you with an update on that soon.
 
  06 June 2012
Looks great well done.
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  06 June 2012
Originally Posted by akeissami: Thank you for all the kind words everyone!

@marcotronic, we're going to look into making a Mac OS X build for 2011; we'll contact you with an update on that soon.


This would be freakin' awesome!

Thanks a ton in advance!
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  06 June 2012
Mac version

Great news!! I've been waiting for this for a long time. Still have a Windows license, I hope I can find it.
 
  06 June 2012
After all these years, still a must-have modelling plug in for maya! Thanks guys
 
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