Blender System Requirements

Blender System Requirements (2019) - full specs, system checker and the gaming PC setup you need: Can I Run Blender?

These are the Blender system requirements

  • Memory:256 MB
  • Graphics Card:NVIDIA GeForce 6100
  • CPU:Intel Core 2 Duo E8400
  • Blender File Size:300 MB
  • OS:Windows XP

These are the Blender system requirements

  • Memory:8 GB
  • Graphics Card:NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580
  • Blender CPU:Intel Core i7-7Y75
  • File Size:1 GB
  • OS:Windows 7 SP1

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Can I Run Blender?

The cheapest graphics card you can play it on is an NVIDIA GeForce 6100. But, according to the developers the recommended graphics card is an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580. You will need at least 300 MB of free disk space to install Blender. Make sure your have 1 GB of free disk space in order to install Blender. The minimum memory requirement for Blender is 256 MB of RAM installed in your computer. Additionally, the game developers recommend somewhere around 8 GB of RAM in your system. To play Blender you will need a minimum CPU equivalent to an Intel Core 2 Duo E8400. Whereas, an Intel Core i7-7Y75 is recommended in order to run it.

Blender will run on PC system with Windows XP and upwards. Additionally it has Mac and Linux versions.

Blender Mac system requirements (minimum)

  • Memory:512 MB
  • Graphics Card:NVIDIA GeForce 510
  • CPU:Intel Core 2 Duo U7600
  • File Size:Unknown
  • OS:OS X 10.7

Blender Linux system requirements (minimum)

  • Memory:512 MB
  • Graphics Card:NVIDIA GeForce 6100
  • CPU:Intel Pentium 4 2.00GHz
  • File Size:300 MB
  • OS:Ubuntu 12.04
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Blender Release Date

24th of April 2015

What is Blender?

Blender is the free and open source 3D creation suite. Free to use for everyone, for any purpose.