What's New

• Added app availability in China and other new countries.
• Added setting for changing the language of the app.
• Improved USDZ file support for downstream workflows, such as the Reality Composer app. 3D models are now exported with color, real world size, and orientation.
• Improved retention of saved credentials, reducing the need to reenter login credentials when launching the app.

App Description

Tinkercad is a free collection of tools that help people all over the world make anything.

• Easily build 3D designs using a touchscreen with controls optimized for your iPad.
• View your 3D designs in augmented reality from within the app. Models are at real world scale at launch with the ability to pinch zoom.
• Make 3D designs from code using Tinkercad Codeblocks. Design can be exported as a part to design with in the 3D editor.
• Apple Pencil compatible including the ability to make 3D scribbles.
• Import STL files into the iPad app for designing.
• Export your files including USDZ, STL, and SVG or send them to other iPad programs.
• Requires an online connection. Tinkercad circuits are view only.

• ISTE Seal of Alignment for Readiness
• BBB CARU® COPPA Safe Harbor Program Participant
• 2019 Edtech Awards Cool Tool Winner: Best coding, computer science, engineering solution
• 2018 American Association of School Librarians Best Websites for Teaching and Learning
• 2018 Top Pick for Learning from Common Sense Education

• With Tinkercad Classrooms, you can have your students join the app using a nickname generated by you and a class code. View students designs from your dashboard.
• Works with Apple Classroom.
• Compatible with Google Classroom.
• Tinkercad tutorials available for students to learn Tinkercad.

Children’s Privacy Statement: https://www.autodesk.com/company/legal-notices-trademarks/privacy-statement/childrens-privacy-statement

With millions of professional users, Autodesk is a worldwide leader in 3D design, engineering, and entertainment software for manufacturing, building and construction, and media and entertainment. Autodesk is committed to education and believes that today’s challenges will be solved by tomorrow’s designers. That’s why Autodesk gives students, educators, and educational institutions free access to our design software, creativity tools, and learning resources.

iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • December 18, 2019 Initial release
  • July 15, 2020 New version 1.3