POV-Ray for Windows

3D raytrace rendering software

Application Details:

Version: 3.6
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Gold
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.1.8

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Test Results

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What works

  • Rendering engine
  • Text editor
  • Printing
  • Custom settings
  • Sounds

What does not

  • Minor graphical issues where some of the toolbar images aren't drawn until the mouse pointer hovers over them. Doesn't always happen, however.
  • Help file can't be loaded, including "Help on this menu" options.
  • Rendering is significantly slower than running the Linux version (or the Windows version in Windows).


What was not tested

  • Several advanced features, including batch processing.

Hardware tested


  • GPU:
  • Driver:

Additional Comments

The Linux version will render 50 - 200 times as quickly, which is a significant amount of time even on smaller projects. You can use the Windows version for an editor and the Linux version for rendering.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowUbuntu 8.04 "Hardy" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Nov 12 20081.1.8Yes Yes Goldan anonymous user 
CurrentLinux Mint 4.0 "Daryna"Nov 25 20070.9.46.Yes Yes GoldJason K. 
ShowSUSE 10.1Nov 19 20060.9.25.Yes Yes Silveran anonymous user 

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