general questions: Softimage XSI 4.0 vs. Maya 6.0


#1

hi all

what do you think about softimage?
in what sides it is better than maya?
and in what sides it is NOT better than maya?

because i am thinking to switch to softimage xsi, and it is not wise to buy an expensive application before evaluating it.

here a screenshot of softimage:


#2

Softimage has a demo available that you can download from their site. Get it and try it out and make this decision for yourself.