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Free Sketchfab Alternatives

The best free alternative to Sketchfab is MediaGoblin, which is also Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Sketchfab and many of them is free so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free alternatives to Sketchfab are Verge3D, p3d.in, TouchDesigner and Grit Game Engine.

Sketchfab alternatives are mainly 3D Modelers but may also be Game Development Tools or VFX Software. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Sketchfab.
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  • FreemiumProprietary
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  1. MediaGoblin icon

    MediaGoblin

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Self-Hosted
    • Sandstorm.io

    MediaGoblin is a free software media publishing platform that anyone can run. You can think of it as a decentralized alternative to Flickr, YouTube, SoundCloud, etc.

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  2. Verge3D is a powerful and intuitive toolkit that allows Blender, 3ds Max or Maya users to create immersive web-based experiences.

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    Verge3D vs Sketchfab opinions
    Almost everyone thinks Verge3D is a great alternative to Sketchfab.

    Requires purchase of software. Not on-line

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    koloved

    Its better and cheaper than sketchfab without subscription

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    Michaelll

    Verge3D comes with free 3D hosting service

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  3. p3d.in icon

    p3d.in

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    p3d.in believes that sharing your 3D models online should be an enjoyable experience. p3d.in is simple, real-time and just works. Goodbye screenshots!

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    p3d.in vs Sketchfab opinions
    Most users think p3d.in is a great alternative to Sketchfab.
    hanshansen

    It offers the same or better features at a much lower price

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    It seems to lack a gallery feature and API access.

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    It has most things in comparison

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    It lighter, faster and seems costs less.

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    TouchDesigner

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Windows

    TouchDesigner is a complete authoring tool for building interactive 3D art, visualizations, prototypes and UIs. Derivative makes and supports TouchDesigner and offers their services to do custom production using TouchDesigner.

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  5. Grit Game Engine icon

    Grit Game Engine

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    The Grit Game Engine is an MIT-Licensed Open Source Game Engine that is highly scriptable via Lua. It supports huge open world maps and dynamically streams assets from disk.

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  6. BioBlender icon

    BioBlender

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    BioBlender is a software package built on the open-source 3D modeling software Blender.

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  7. Hexagon icon

    Hexagon

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows

    Hexagon delivers all the tools a graphic artist needs to create complete, detailed, textured 3D models ready to be rendered.

    Discontinued

    The addon is no longer updated. Last version, 2.5, can be still downloaded from the official website. DAZ 3D offers it as free since December 2017.

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  8. CrossBrowdy icon

    CrossBrowdy

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online

    CrossBrowdy is an open-source and free JavaScript framework that let developers create multimedia apps, game engines, games, emulators and so on.

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  9. Online 3D Viewer icon

    Online 3D Viewer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online

    Online 3D Viewer is an engine to visualize 3D models online.

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    meshmixer

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows

    meshmixer is an experimental 3D modeling tool for making 3D mashups without too much hassle.

    Discontinued

    Still very much used, but not in development at this point in time.

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