Fusion 360

Fusion 360

By Autodesk Inc.

  • Category: Graphics & Design
  • Release Date: 2014-09-18
  • Current Version: 1.46.2
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 725.04 MB
  • Developer: Autodesk Inc.
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 10.11 or later.
  • App Ratings:
    4/5 ( 268 App Reviews)
  • Price:
    Free
Fusion 360 App Ratings: 4
4
Based on 268 App Reviews
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Fusion 360 App Details

Autodesk® Fusion 360™ is an integrated CAD, CAM, and CAE tool for product development, built for the new ways products are designed and made. With Fusion 360 you have everything you need to bring products to life, from conceptual design, through detailed engineering, machining, sharing, and much more. Try Fusion 360 free for 30-days. FEATURES: ITERATE DESIGNS, EXPLORE FORMS Surface Modeling - Explore ideas and create organic shapes with T-Splines push-pull commands. Solid Modeling - Direct and history based modeling are seamlessly integrated. Parametric Modeling – Make changes that automatically update corresponding values and functions of the design. Mesh Modeling - Import OBJ or STL bodies as mesh models to create custom designs conforming to mesh surfaces. ENGINEER DESIGNS, EXPLORE FUNCTION Data Translation - Import and export design files with unlimited CAD translation of over 50 file types. Assembly Modeling - Assemble components and show how they work in relation to one other. Joints & Motion Studies - Create relationships, simulate motion, and review the fit and function of designs. Rendering - Visualize designs with a variety of rendering tools, environments, effects, and visual styles. Animations- Communicate design concepts with 3D exploded views and animations to show how a model is built or functions. FABRICATE DESIGNS 2.5 Axis & 3 Axis Machining - Prepare designs for machining with integrated CAM for 2D and 3D milling. 3D Printing - Set up designs for 3D printing within Fusion 360. Drawings - Document designs with associative 2D drawings—any changes made to the model will be automatically updated. COLLABORATE & MANAGE DESIGNS Collaboration & Sharing - Collaborate within Fusion 360 by tracking and commenting on project progress, or share project components with other team members. Version Management - Store and manage all design data in one place with auto-save or manual version control. Mobile Viewing & Management - Access designs on the go with the free Autodesk Fusion 360 app for iPhone and iPad. Share or Publish Data & Designs - Share designs with the community or with individuals with secure public sharing links. OTHER FEATURES API Extensibility – Create custom JavaScript’s or use sample scripts for bolt generation, spur gear generation, and simple built of materials extractor. Form Inspection & Analysis – Validate a model with curvature comb analysis, zebra analysis, draft analysis, curvature mapping, interference checking, assembly motion studies and more. Free Period: All users will get a free 30-day period to try Fusion 360. At the end of your 30-day free period select the subscription option that meets your needs either monthly or annually. Once you select your subscription option, you will not be able to cancel or modify your subscription during the active period. Manage your subscriptions in the Account Settings after purchase. Fusion 360 Subscription options: • $59.99 per Month • $499.99 Annually Support: Contact the Fusion 360 team directly or visit the Support page. Email: support.fusion360@autodesk.com Forums: http://fusion360.autodesk.com/community Support Page: http://www.autodesk.com/products/fusion-360/support System Requirements: Operating system: Apple macOS® Sierra (10.12) or later production versions CPU: 64-bit processor (32-bit not supported) Memory: 3GB DDR RAM (4GB recommended) Network: DSL Internet connection or faster (broadband recommended) Hard drive space: 2GB for Fusion 360 client Graphics Card: 512MB GDDR RAM or more, except Intel GMA X3100 cards Pointing Device: Apple Mouse, Magic Mouse, MacBook Pro trackpad

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App Reviews

  • Insanely good, thanks Autodesk

    5
    By Donnie Herman
    If anyone is paying attention, Autodesk is the best and this App is awesome. Nothing is perfect and every program can be improved, but this is the program to invest in.
  • Unusable on my Late 2010 Mac mini with 16 GB of Ram with maxed out specs

    1
    By Christopher Doryan
    I guess this program is meant to be run on more modern Macs.
  • Installs and updates break the program

    1
    By Tech4Teachers
    NOT FOR SCHOOLS ....unreliable It's just too buggy, when you give them specific screenshots and investigate the problems with them, their patent response is to ask you to talk to them over and over and over again and then tell you to use either their web site version or the apple sore version...niether work....then they want you to use the auto uninstaller or the manual method ....OK...but still no success. A login screen that appears then disappears then takes approx 5-8 minutes to reappear...is just strange to say the least. Things just fail to draw on screen....in the worst cases it's the login and can even be the uninstaller "yes" "no" buttons....the fault is in your code if a bog standard mac with a Geforce GTX card can't display your gui....and only yours ....all other graphics intensive apps on this machine work flawlessly and it it fully up to date.. Even tried installing developer versions of the asp.net, Visual Studio and, C# libraries in FULL to this machine direclty from Microsoft....no effect. Watch below in the comments ...their social media relations intern will give the same patent response ...I don't need a warm fuzzy response I need access to my files so I can migrate to OnShape, I'm done with this! Claims of Mac compatibility are grossly exaggerated. If it's a firewall program .....I get why the login would fail but why are the butons on your uninstaller not working? I know correlation doesn't always equal causation but come ON! Publish the server list we are supposed to whitelist, buy a 4 year old Mac and see if your software runs on it...newsflash... vitual machine testing is not the same as testing on the actual hardware.
  • It just crashes all the time

    1
    By 67848746783523765
    I guess, Autodesk lost control. The software does not work well anymore. It crashes all the time on my computer. It stalls, etc. Summary, not usable anymore
  • It's great when it's not crashing

    3
    By cobrabyte
    Save early and often with this one. Also, heck of a price increase... not sure it's justified until the program is more solid and 'professional grade.' I'm canceling my subscriptiong because a jump from $40/mo to $60/mo without substantial reliability boost doesn't make sense.
  • Keeps telling me to update

    1
    By horsefighter
    FIX THE FORCE UPDATE ISSUE!!!!!!!! This is a HUGE HASSLE to deal with the update being forced and not even able to update it. Renders the app completely useless. Why isn’t there a solution for this? How about a simple link for MAC users to download the update!??!!?!?!?!?!
  • powerful, complete, still crashes, needs PAID SUBSCRIPTION

    3
    By Chris A, from Redondo Beach
    I use the software a LOT. Almost daily. The learning curve is steep but once you learn it, there is no thing you can’t design. It handles freeform “organic” designs and also very “mechanical” parts. It can drive CNC machine tools and 3D printers. It has a huge and professional set of features. On the negative side * After the free trial you pay a subscription to use this * You eed internet access and your data is stored on their servers. Yes you can download it for safety but the working copy is their cloud. This is good and bad. VERY bad hen their server is down. * Some ties you have to figure work arounds when you find a bug and there are many. Fortunately with Fusion360 there is always a half dozen ways to do everything s I’ve never sen a “show stopper” bug (except if their servrs are dead.) I can’t complain about he price. If you used this every day for real work $60 per month is not bad. But yu will pay this for the rest of your life forever. So you’d best be using this professionally or you’d be hard pressed to justify the price Over all only three stars because for the high price I’d expect zero bugs and zero server down time. This is still a work in progress and I’d NEVER use it for bussenees critical work flow. Fr that spend 10X or 20X more for a more profesional product like Solid Works. But Fusion360 lives in that Grey zone between low-end CAD and the truly profesional level profucrts and is priced accordingly. You CAN use this for profesional level design work.
  • Decent App With Major Flaws

    1
    By Joshuaengler
    Fusion 360 is a very powerful and capable app when it comes to its essential tools and workflow. Unfortunately its performance on Macintosh is unbelievably bad, at best. The app often will not open on the first try, (even on both of my Mac Pro's), it often takes 2 or 3 tries just to get the app to open correctly. The incredibly slow launch time (up to a minute) makes this a very tedious app just to get open. This app crashes more often than any other application I've ever used, often in the middle of projects. Not to mention its extremely poor viewport performance, such as rotating around an object in 3D space, it just feels laggy and unresponsive. Every other 3D modeling app I use is smooth as butter (Blender, 3ds, Inventor, Maya), so I know it's not just my computers. Many essential tools to the toolkit seem unnecessarily obtuse to use as well, though that may come down more to personal preferences. I love AutoDesk and their products, they are a fantastic company with great support for their users, especially those who purchase software. However, I must highly recommend you look elsewhere for parametric product modeling as this app is far too laggy in performance and unstable. I recommend SW, Rhino, and even other products from Autodesk such as their fantastic "Inventor" and "Alias".
  • love it, absolutely the best!

    5
    By deuce4
    I started with Pro Engineer and Solidworks, but Autocad Fusion is simply the best!!! Thank you, thank you.
  • UGH, Not at all Stable.

    1
    By Ashapiro75
    I’ve used a lot of different 3d programs.. Maya, Alias Wavefront (back in the day), Lightwave, 3ds Max, Rhino, Softimage (another oldie), Blender, etc… The UX varied from app to app, I don’t mind the UX for this app but it definitely has it’s learning curve. They all do to be honest with you. What I hate about this app is that it’s pretty much unusable for me. I have one of thew new Macs and have 32gb ram. This App just constantly crashes on me. Constantly. Always at the worst times and it seems to never have a recent autosave that I can re-load so I’m constantly having to redo 15-20 minutes of work. Stabilizing this software should be Autodesk’s primary concern. I like to use this app because it’s fairly easy to create very high precission models with it, once you get passed the learning curve of the UI. Unfortunately this app frustrates me more than it satisfies me so I’m going it a low rating. Stop building out features and focus on bugs and technical debt for your next bunch of releases. Make it stable and usable. If you need to create precision 3d objects for print, this is a very good software program if you can stand to constnatly restart the software and deal with making 2 steps forward and 1 step back every time it crashes. Get in the habbit of hitting ctrl-s after everything you do. It’s the only way to make sure you don’t lose your work when it crashes. ctrl-s ctrl-s ctrl-s ctrl-s Get used to it or deal with the frustration.

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