Minimum System Requirements



Minimum Requirements for Optiwave Software Packages

Operating System (64-bit) Processor Disk Space RAM
Windows 10™ or 11™ Intel or AMD64 multi-core x64 CPU 1 GB 8 GB

Graphics: CPU with integrated graphic or a discrete graphic adapter supporting OpenGL


Recommended OptiFDTD Setup

Windows 10™ or 11™ 64-bit

Intel® Core™ i7 (or higher) Processor

32Gb-64Gb RAM


Recommended OptiSystem Setup

Windows 10™ or 11™ 64-bit

PC with a clock speed > 2 GHz with 2-4 cores (e.g. Intel i5, i7, i9, or equivalent AMD)

16 Gb RAM

1.5 GB free hard disk space

1280 x 1024 graphic resolution


Tesla/Quadro/GeForce CUDA (Version 9.0) -enabled NVIDIA GPU (for simulations benefiting from the QUDA acceleration)


Recommended Setup for All Other Products

Windows 10™ or 11™ 64-bit

Intel® Core™ i5 or i7 Processor

12-16Gb RAM