Hardware requirements

 

Minimum Intel I5 (I7 recommended) CPU

 

Nvidia Geforce graphics card (not entry level). Suitable cards include: GTX560 - GTX580, GTX660 - GTX680, GTX760, GTX 960GTX - GTX980GTX, GTX1050 - GTX1080.

 

The Nvidia Quadro line is also suitable but not necessary. AMD cards may work but they are not recommended. Intel integrated solutions are not suitable.

 

8GB (16GB recommended) RAM

 

128GB or more SSD drive

 

For SDI i/o: Blackmagic, Bluefish and DVS cards are supported with external and internal keying, depending on the card.

 

For IP i/o: Newtek's NDI

 

Operating system: Windows 7, 8, 8.1 or 10, Home or Pro 64-bit versions

 

Laptop PCs with I7 class CPU, dedicated Nvidia graphics options (GTX870m, GTX880m, GTX960m, GTX970m, GTX980m, GTX1050m or better) and Thunderbolt ports (for SDI i/o) can also be used. For Thunderbolt based SDI i/o, you can either use an external enclosure with a card or Blackmagic's Ultrastudio line of devices. NDI does not require a Thunderbolt port.