SOLIDWORKS PCB System Requirements

SOLIDWORKS PCB Recommended System Requirements

  • Windows 7 or Windows 8 (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • Intel® Core™ i5 processor or equivalent
  • 8 GByte RAM
  • 3 GByte hard disk space (Install + User Files)
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 640 series or AMD® Radeon® HD 7770, 1024MB (or more) graphics card or better, supporting DirectX 9.0c and Shader model 3 (or later)
  • Dual monitors with at least 1680x1050 (widescreen) or 1600x1200 (4:3) screen resolution
  • 0 port if connecting to 3D Mouse
  • 3D mouse for 3D PCB design, such as the Space Navigator
  • Adobe® Reader® (8 or later)
  • Internet Connection
  • Up to date Web browser

SOLIDWORKS PCB Services Recommended System Requirements

  • OS: Windows Server 2008 R2
  • RAM: 8Gb+
  • Processor: Intel® Xeon® processor or equivalent (4 or more cores)
  • Disk space: 20Gb
  • Database: Firebird

Procedure to Check System Specifications

  1. Go to Start >> launch System Information System-Info-Start
  2. Check the specification within this window. System-Info

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