Hey, tech enthusiasts, are you ready to embrace a new breakthrough in the field of AI image generation? Stability AI is about to open up the weight download for its latest masterpiece—Stable Diffusion 3 Medium (referred to as SD3) on June 12th. This is not just an update; it's a revolution in visual art and technology!

Quick Highlights: The Unique Features of SD3 Medium

  1. Realism: SD3 Medium addresses common flaws in hands and faces, enabling the generation of high-quality images without complex workflows.
  2. Font Design: In terms of font design, SD3 Medium outperforms larger and more advanced models.
  3. Performance: Optimized volume and efficiency make it an ideal choice for consumer systems and enterprise workloads.
  4. Fine-tuning: Capable of absorbing subtle details from small datasets, making it highly suitable for customization and creativity.

Open Download for Non-commercial Use

The weights and code for SD3 Medium will be available for non-commercial use only. If you are interested in a commercial self-hosting license, please fill out the form provided by Stability AI, and their team will contact you as soon as possible.

Anticipation for the 8B Version

Although the currently open version is 2B, the community's anticipation for the 8B version remains high. Discussions on Reddit show that many projects, such as Pony Diffusion, plan to train on the largest SD3 model. Meta has also assured the community that, despite the longer training time for Llama 405B, it will eventually be publicly released.


Stability AI's move will undoubtedly advance the development of AI image generation technology, providing artists, designers, and tech developers with more powerful tools. Let's look forward to how SD3 Medium will open new doors of creativity on June 12th and lead us into a more colorful digital art world.

From friends at Stability AI, and the latest news from Computex Taipei: During Nvidia's keynote speech, we witnessed the prelude to a new industrial revolution, and the release of SD3 Medium will undoubtedly add a significant touch to this revolution. The application address for commercial licenses is: https://stability.ai/enterprise, let's look forward to the birth of more innovations.