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BIMx 2016 Fall Update: Experience BIMx in Virtual Reality

Date: Wednesday, December 14, 2016

We are pleased to inform you that the 2016 Fall Update for BIMx and BIMx PRO has been released both on iOS (version 2016.3.530) and Android (version 2016.3.561).

The new functions:

  • Google Cardboard support - View details of Google Cardboard
    • Google Cardboard v2.0 version required
    • Phone only (tablets excluded)
    • You can view pre-defined positions (gallery items, favorites)
    • Free walking mode with custom speed options
    • GRAPHISOFT-branded cardboard viewer device will be available via GSPOS soon
    • Top BIMx request worldwide
    • Works well with both iOS and Andriod versions
  • BIMx apps support split view (iOS only feature); you can use two apps side-by-side on a split tablet screen. It is beneficial if you are using URL-based data exchange between BIMx and a 3rd party app - View Details
  • Option to select more than one model element from an inbound hyperlink - View Details

No licensing changes in this update. Previously purchased BIMx licenses are unaffected by the update.

Click here to find out how to use a Google Cardboard VR device with BIMx mobile.