Technical Specs

System Requirements

Camtasia Studio 9 (Windows):

  • Microsoft Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 10 (Required: 64 Bit versions only)
  • 2.0 GHz CPU with dual-core processor minimum (Recommended: Quad-core i5 processor or better)
  • 4 GB RAM minimum (Recommended: 8 GB or more)
  • 2 GB of hard-disk space for program installation
  • Display dimensions of 1024×768 or greater
  • Microsoft .NET 4.6.0 or later version (included)
  • Dedicated Windows-compatible sound card, microphone, and speakers (Recommended)

Feature-specific requirements:

  • Camtasia Add-in for PowerPoint requires PowerPoint 2010, 2013, 2016 (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • Playback using the Smart Player is supported on Internet Explorer 11+, Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Safari 9+, iOS 9+, Android 4+ (Latest Chrome required)
  • Camera video recording requires a USB Web Camera
  • Integration with TechSmith Relay requires TechSmith Relay Client Recorder
  • GPU acceleration requires DirectX compatible video adapter with 128 MB of video memory or greater and Pixel Shader 4.0 or later

Camtasia Studio 9 (Mac):

  • Mac computer with an Intel processor (Recommended: Dual core 2.0GHz or faster)
  • Mac OS X 10.10 or later Quartz Extreme support (rendering is not supported on external USB monitors)
  • 2GB of RAM (Recommended: 4GB of RAM or greater)
  • 4GB of available disk space (minimum)
  • QuickTime X or later
  • Playback using the Smart Player is supported on Internet Explorer 11+, Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Safari 9+, iOS 9+, Android 4+ (Latest Chrome required)