Basic VS Pro

CHITUBOX has a Basic and a Pro version. CHITUBOX Basic is free to use forever while CHITUBOX Pro has more functionalities and features. Check out the comparison table below to see what their differences are.

BasicPro
Price0$169/year
Supported Formats
Import the .STL and .OBJ files
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✓
Import/Save the .CHITUBOX project file
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✓
Import/Save .CTB, .CBDDLP, .PWX, .PWMO, .PWMS, .PWMX, .PHOTONS, .PW0, .SVGX, .SLC, .ZIP, .FHD, .WOW, .FDG, .PHOTON, .PHZ, .CWS, .LGS
✓
✓
Import CAD files like .3DS, .3MF, .3DM, .STP, .STEP, .WRL, .X3D, .SAT, .SAB, .DAE, .DXF, .FBX, .IFC, .IGS, .IGES, .JT, …
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✓
Export the .STL and .OBJ files
✓ Export to one file only
✓ Export to one/multiple files
Edit/Layout
Move/Rotate/Scale/Mirror
✓
✓
Copy
✓
↑
Auto Layout
✓
↑
Hollow
✓
↑
Split Model
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✓
Auto Orientation
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✓
Add Tag
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✓
Boolean Operation
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Cut
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✓
Multi-selection tool
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✓
Repair
One-click Basic Repair
✓
↑
One-click Advanced Repair
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✓
Detect corruptions on models
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✓
Orientation Repair
✓
↑
Close Holes
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✓
Remove Redundant Shells
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✓
Stitch Triangle
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✓
Split Intersection
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✓
Delete Intersection
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✓
Delete Sharp Triangles
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✓
Delete Duplicate Faces
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✓
Coat Outer Surface
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✓
Support Editing
Auto Supports
✓
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Configure support settings
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↑
Visualized support setting editing
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✓
Overhang Detection
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✓
Symmetrical Support
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✓
Tree-like support (manual)
✓
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Vertical support (manual)
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✓
Upright support (manual)
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✓
Connection support (manual)
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✓
Two Points Connected support (manual)
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✓
Small Pillar support (manual)
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✓
Branch support (manual)
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✓
Contour support (manual)
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✓
Multi-selection tool (Add, Delete, Edit)
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✓
More custom support setting profiles (>3)
✓
✓
Analyze/Measure
Collision Detection
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✓
Display the model size
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✓
Measure the distance between two points
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Measure the distance between a point and a plane
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Measure the distance between two parallel planes
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✓
Island Detection
Detect islands
✓
✓
Remove islands
✓
✓
Display/Hide island information
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✓
Edit pixels
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✓
Format Brush
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✓
Slicer
Basic print settings
✓
✓
Tolerance Compensation/Bottom Tolerance Compensation
✓
✓
Single Parameter Slice
✓
✓
Multi-parameter Slice (different slice settings for different models/heights/cross section area)
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✓
Rest Time Waiting Mode
✓
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Lift settings (distance, speed)
✓
↑
Magnifier preview
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✓
Enlarge/Shrink preview or specify preview scaling percentage
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✓
Display Correction
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✓
Image Grayscale
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✓
Anti-aliasing
✓
✓
Anti-aliasing gray range
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✓
Parity Difference
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✓
Mask
✓ Non-customizable mask
✓ Customizable mask
UI and Interaction
X/Y axis cross section view
✓
✓
View Cube
✓
✓
Print Layer Preview Slider
✓
↑
Customize the File List size
✓
✓
Animated tooltip
✓
✓
Keyboard shortcut interaction
✓
↑
Smart shortcut pop-ups
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✓
Show name information for the menu bar buttons
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✓
Ruler
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✓
Show navigation information on the status bar
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✓
Show/Hide all models
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Automated coloring selected models
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✓
Show/Hide selected model (in the support screen)
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Quickly change the slice profile and printer on the main screen
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Real-time display of the model volume and material cost
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Personalize
Customize support hidden angle
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✓
Show/Hide support auxiliary lines
✓
✓
Show/Hide support preview
✓
✓
Customize grid spacing and width
✓
✓
Show/Hide platform or platform grid
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✓
Customize platform color and transparency
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✓
Customize model color
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Customize support color
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Customize light position and intensity
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✓
Customize software background
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✓
Others
Technical support
✓
✓
Software update
✓
✓
Multiple languages
✓
✓
Plugins
✓
✓
Network Sending
✓
✓