AutoCAD 2020 System Requirements

AutoCAD 2020 System Requirements
AutoCAD 2020 System Requirements

AutoCAD 2020 System Requirements should be as stated below. Please consider these criteria for a successful and enjoyable design.

AutoCAD 2020 System Requirements for Windows

Operating System

  • Microsoft® Windows® 7 SP1 with Update KB4019990 (64-bit only)
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 with Update KB2919355 (64-bit only)
  • Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit only) (version 1803 or higher)

See Autodesk’s Product Support Lifecycle for support information.

ProcessorBasic: 2.5–2.9 GHz processor
Recommended: 3+ GHz processor
Multiple processors: Supported by the application
MemoryBasic: 8 GB
Recommended: 16 GB
Display ResolutionConventional Displays:
1920 x 1080 with True Color

High Resolution & 4K Displays:
Resolutions up to 3840 x 2160 supported on Windows 10, 64-bit systems (with capable display card)
Display CardBasic: 1 GB GPU with 29 GB/s Bandwidth and DirectX 11 compliant
Recommended: 4 GB GPU with 106 GB/s Bandwidth and DirectX 11 compliant
Disk Space6.0 GB
BrowserGoogle Chrome™ (for AutoCAD web app)

AutoCAD 2020 System Requirements for Mac

Operating System

  • Apple® macOS® Monterey v12 (requires Update 2020.3)
  • Apple macOS Big Sur v11 (requires Update 2020.2)
  • Apple macOS Catalina v10.15 (requires Update 2020.1)
  • Apple macOS Mojave v10.14
  • Apple macOS High Sierra v10.13
ModelApple Mac Pro® 4,1 or later; MacBook Pro® 5,1 or later; iMac® 8.1 or later; Mac mini® 3.1 or later; MacBook Air® 2.1 or later; MacBook® 5.1 or later
Apple Mac models with M series chip are supported under Rosetta 2 mode.
CPU Type64-bit Intel CPU (Intel Core Duo CPU, 2 GHz or faster recommended)
Memory4 GB of RAM (8 GB or above recommended)
Display Resolution1280 x 800 display with true color (2880 x 1800 with Retina Display recommended)
Disk Space3 GB free disk space for download and installation
Pointing DeviceApple® Mouse, Apple Magic Mouse, Magic Trackpad, MacBook® Pro trackpad, or Microsoft-compliant mouse.
BrowserApple Safari® 5.0 or later
Google Chrome™ (for AutoCAD Web)
OS LanguageAll Mac OS X supported language operating systems

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