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. Read more on DAW components here.

Mac OS X


Mac OS X Version 10.7*/10.8 Windows 7*/Windows 8*
Intel Core Duo CPU Intel or AMD Dual Core CPU
CoreAudio compatible audio hardware Windows compatible audio hardware**
VST 3 or AU compatible host application for using as plug-in VST 3 or VST 2 compatible host application for using as plug-in
20 GB of free HD space (900 MB Padshop Pro)
1280 x 800 display recommended
DVD-ROM dual-layer drive
USB port for USB-eLicenser (license management)
Internet connection required for installation, activation, account setup and personal / product registration

* Native 32-bit and 64-bit version.
** ASIO compatible audio hardware recommended for low-latency performance.

Demo project

"Koimoyou" by Nishi-ken
(Cubase 7 with Absolute VST Instrument Collection, Zip-File, 38 MB)