GPU Config


The GPUThe GPU is responsible for displaying graphical elements on a computer display. The GPU plays a key role in the Octane rendering process as the CUDA cores are utilized during the rendering process. Config allows you to select support GPU hardware(s) used for Octane.

Figure 1: GPU Config


GPU Config Parameters

Scene Specific Config - Setting will be specific for each scene file.

Active - Select GPUs to use for rendering if more than one GPU is installed.

Priority - This shows whether the device will use the priority indicated at the Render Viewport’s Render Priority setting. The Use Priority option throttles down rendering on one or more GPUs to improve system responsiveness, especially when rendering on a GPU used for the display.

Tone - Enables the specific GPU to be used for tonemapping.

Denoise - Enables the specific GPU to be used for denoising.

Use RTX Acceleration - Enable ray-tracing hardware.

Octane Device Settings

Figure 2: Octane Device Settings