Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH

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Frankenstraße 18 b
20097 Hamburg

Tel: +49 (0)40 210 35-0
Fax: +49 (0)40 210 35-300

Minimum System Requirements

The minimum system requirements state the minimal specification your computer must have to be able to use the software.

Mac OS

  • Mac OS X Version 10.6*
  • Intel dual core CPU
  • 2 GB RAM
  • Display resolution of 1280 x 800 recommended
  • CoreAudio compatible audio hardware
  • 8 GB of free HD space
  • DVD-ROM dual-layer drive
  • USB port for USB-eLicenser (license management (Cubase 6 and Cubase Artist 6 only))
  • Internet connection for license activation


* Native 32-bit and 64-bit Cubase version included.

Windows

  • Windows 7*
  • Intel or AMD dual core CPU
  • 2 GB RAM
  • Display resolution of 1280 x 800 recommended
  • Windows compatible audio hardware (ASIO compatible audio hardware recommended for low-latency performance)
  • 8 GB of free HD space
  • DVD-ROM dual-layer drive
  • USB port for USB-eLicenser  (license management (Cubase 6 and Cubase Artist 6 only))
  • Internet connection for license activation

* Native 32-bit and 64-bit Cubase version included.

 

Information on 64-bit versions

For more information on compatibility with 64-bit versions, read this Knowledge Base article:

System recommendation

A more powerful system may be required for certain tasks or larger projects. 

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