Free vs. Pro version

You can download the free version from here, just press the Download button at the Free's column, and pick your framework. You can also try out the Pro version in here.

Features available only in Smart Slider 3 Pro version

Check out this YouTube playlist.

Responsive options

  • Device detection: Show different sliders for different devices. (E.g. create desktop only sliders)
  • Custom Slider size for devices: It changes the size of the slider based on the screen's width (or device detection) and if it's on portrait or landscape view, it just gives a minimum slide height not to let it go too small.


  • Background animations: 22 more default, 23 more vertical and 16 more RTL animations.
  • Ken burns effect: A special zooming animation, what you can see here.
  • Layer animations: 39 predefined animations to move your text, buttons, images, etc. and an endless option to create new ones.
  • Reveal animation (Learn more)
  • Shape dividers (Learn more)
  • Parallax effect (Learn more
  • Slider background image/color/video: Static background behind all slides.
  • Video background for slides and sliders 


  • Slider types: Showcase, Carousel and Accordion type sliders.
  • Responsive modes: Full page and Fixed responsive mode
  • Controls: More controls with more customization options. You can see all of them in their documentations.
  • Layers: Icon, list, transition, caption, iframe, module, video, html, placeholder, Animated heading, Highlighted heading etc.
  • Generators: Facebook, Flickr, Instagram, YouTube, Twitter, Ecwid, Pinterest, Image from folder, 500px, dribbble , K2 items, EasyBlog, EasyDiscuss, EasySocial, JEvents, JReviews, Eshop, JomSocial, Zoo, Cobalt CCK, Ignite Gallery, Phoca gallery, VirtueMart, redSHOP, JoomShopping, MijoShop, ODude ecards , Custom posts, Multisite posts, Events Manager, The Events Calendar, All-in-One Event Calendar, WooCommerce, Gallery by BestWebSoft, NextGEN Gallery, Web-Dorado Photo Gallery, JCart/JooCart, Picasa, TXT File, RSEvents!Pro
  • Demo slider importing: you could import any of our demo sliders.
  • Lazy loading (Learn more)
  • Lightbox (Learn more)

Expert mode

  • Expert options: Every feature marked with the expert sign you can see in this documentation