Autodesk Rental Pay-as-you-go pricesAutodesk announced today the it will offer subscription type services for various software titles on a monthly, quarterly, and annual basis. Nothing specific is available yet about the fees associated, but we hope that the offering will enable more people to use Inventor and the other products available in the Design Suites, that were previously unable to.

The news will be broadcast on the Google Hangout, here at 1PM ET:


Rental licenses include these software titles:

  • AutoCAD Design Suite
  • AutoCAD Inventor LT Suite
  • AutoCAD Revit LT Suite
  • Building Design Suite
  • Entertainment Creation Suite
  • Factory Design Suite
  • Infrastructure Design Suite
  • Plant Design Suite
  • Product Design Suite3ds Max
  • Infraworks 360 Pro
  • Maya
  • Maya LT
  • Roadway Design for InfraWorks 360 Pro


Pricing for the suites can be found here:

There is no pricing for Inventor Professional without the suites. To give you perspective however

Inventor LT Suite $95 Monthly

Product Design Suite Premium will be priced as follows:


  • $315 Monthly
  • $940 Quarterly
  • $2,500 Annually
  • $4,995 Perpetual


  • $470 Monthly
  • $1,405 Quarterly
  • $3,750 Annually
  • $7,495 Perpetual


  • $625 Monthly
  • $1,875 Quarterly
  • $5,000 Annually
  • $9,995 Perpetual

You can get more information at the Autodesk site: