System Requirements



  • Intel Core i7
  • AMD Phenom II X4/ X6 at 3.0 GHz or higher with SSE2 technology


  • 16 GB RAM or higher

Free Disk Space

  • Win 64-bit system
    • 2GB of free disk space


  • 1920 x 1080 resolution or higher
  • 32-bit color depth (True color)

Video Card

  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060’ or AMD Radeon RX 480 or better
  • DirectX 11 compatible video card
  • At least 1 GB of memory
  • At least a memory interface width of 192-bit (256-bit is recommended)
  • Any Intel GPU chipsets is not recommended


  • Materialise Magics Essentials is only supported on Windows 64-bit:
    • Windows 10
    • Windows 8/ 8.1
    • Windows 7 SP1 or later
  • Materialise Magics Essentials is recommended on:
    • Windows Pro edition
    • Windows Enterprise edition
  • Materialise Magics Essentials is not supported on:
    • Windows 98
    • Windows 2000
    • Windows XP 
    • Windows Vista 
    • Windows Server Editions
    • Virtualization systems such as VMWare

Materialise Magics does not run natively on Mac OS X, Linux, or any other operating system not listed above.

.NET  4.5 or later or a working internet connection during the installation is required.