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Name X3D
Version 3.0
Other names  
Identifiers PUID:  fmt/579
Classification Model
Description X3D is an integrated 3D graphics and multimedia framework in the ISO process for Information technology — Computer graphics, image processing and environmental representation. The standards pass through a number of member only and then public review processes, until they reach full ISO approval as international standards.
Byte order  
Related file formats Has priority over Extensible Markup Language (1.0)
Is previous version of X3D (3.1)
Is subsequent version of Virtual Reality Modeling Language (2.0)
Technical Environment  
Supported until  
Format Risk  
Developed by None.
Supported by None.
Source Central Digital Archive / Central Digital Archive
Source date 28 Aug 2013
Source description
Last updated 28 Aug 2013
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