Comparative Table

Automatic Structure from Motion
Global and Incremental pipeline
Easiest camera calibration management
Add photos anytime
Dense cloud generation
Reconstruction with presets
Advanced settings
Custom settings
Mesh Texturing
Editing tools
Mesh filters, hole filling and photoconsistency
Mesh filtering on selection
Match viewer
Direct Sketchfab upload
Video making & smartsnap
Direct Youtube upload
Masking capabilities
with limitations
Pictures import
up to 50 images
up to 500 images
unlimited, depending on available memory
Video Import
up to 50 frames
up to 500 frames
unlimited, depending on available memory
CUDA® computation
single GPU
double GPU
full multi GPU
textured mesh only, .jpg only
full mesh export
full camera, point cloud & mesh export
Native Laser Scan support
viewer only
viewer only
External UV mapping
Pictures and quality evaluation
Equirectangular decomposition tool
Multi ICP registration
Workspace merge
Batch processing
Automatic marker detection
Point Cloud/Mesh import
Statistical analysis & report
Control points, measurements & volumes
Volume projection
Hollow volume computation
Project over a regular grid
Point cloud comparison tool
Shape from Silhouette
Orthophoto & Orthomosaic
Polyline drawing
Automatic polyline extraction
Contour lines generation
Sections / Track sections
DEM viewer
DEM profile
EXIF GPS coordinates
GPS exif preview
PCS georeferencing support and conversion
3D Eye App and beecopter support
Tech support
forum & basic email
forum & email
Free updates
EUR 149,00 + vat
EUR 2.400,00 + vat
Optional 12 months renewal
20% of the license cost
20% of the license cost

System Requirements


3DF Zephyr is a standalone application that runs on a Windows environment.

Internet connection is needed for the first time product activation.

Please note that 3DF Zephyr is a computationally demanding application as it takes advantage of all available CPU cores and it makes use of the Nvidia Cuda technology where available.

Please note that a CUDA enabled Video card can drastically improve the performances.


Minimum System Requirements:

  • OS: Windows 10/8.1/8/7/Vista 64 bit
  • Processor: Dual Core 2.0GHz or equivalent processor
  • Memory: 8GB System RAM
  • Hard Disk Space: 8GB free HDD Space
  • Video Card: Direct X 9.0c compliant video card with 256 MB of RAM

Recommended System Requirements:

  • OS: Windows 10/8.1/8/7/Vista 64 bit
  • Processor: Quad-core Intel or AMD CPU
  • Memory: 16GB System RAM
  • Hard Disk: 20GB free HDD Space – SSD drive
  • Video Card: NVIDIA video card with 2GB of RAM and Cuda Capabilities > 2.0