Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH

Creativity First

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. A more powerful system may be required for certain tasks or larger projects. You can find more information about computer system specification and setup here.

  • Supported operating systems: Mac OS X 10.5.5 and 10.6
  • PowerPC G5 (Intel Core Duo CPU recommended)
  • 1024 MB RAM
  • Display resolution 1280 x 800 recommended
  • CoreAudio compatible audio hardware
  • DVD-ROM drive with dual-layer support
  • 4 GB of free HD space
  • USB component port for USB-eLicenser/Steinberg Key (copy protection)
  • Internet connection for license activation
  • Supported operating systems: Windows XP SP2 (32-bit), Windows Vista* and Windows 7*
  • 2 GHz CPU (dual core CPU recommended)
  • 1024 MB RAM
  • Display resolution 1280 x 800 pixels recommended
  • Windows DirectX compatible audio hardware (ASIO compatible audio hardware recommended for low-latency performance)
  • DVD-ROM drive with dual-layer support
  • 4 GB of free HD space
  • USB component port for USB-eLicenser/Steinberg Key (copy protection)
  • Internet connection for license activation

* The included Cubase Studio 5 64-bit version natively supports 64-bit versions of Vista and Windows 7. For more information on compatibility with Windows 32-bit and 64-bit versions, read this Knowledge Base article.