See the table below for minimum and recommended system configurations for Mastercam. These recommendations are based on systems we have in use at CNC Software for testing and evaluation purposes. Our recommendation is to get as much power (processor, video card, and memory) for your systems as you can afford.

 

Minimum

Recommended

OS Windows 7, 8.1 or 10 64-bit Professional Windows 10 64-bit Professional
Processor Intel® or AMD 64-bit processor, 2.4GHz or faster Intel i7 or Xeon® E3, 3.2GHz or faster
Memory 8 GB 32 GB
Video OpenGL 3.2 and OpenCL 1.2 support with 1 GB memory. No onboard graphics. NVIDIA Quadro® or AMD FirePro™ / Radeon Pro card with 4 GB (or higher) dedicated memory.
Monitor 1920 * 1080 resolution 1920 * 1080 resolution, dual monitors
Storage Hard drive with at least 20GB free USB and/or DVD drive (depending on installation media and licensing method) Solid State Drive (SSD) with at least 20GB free