Computer requirements

Before installing an Echoview Edition, we recommend that your system complies with the requirements summarized below.

 
OS (Operating System)
CPU (Central Processing Unit)
System Memory (RAM)
Graphics card
Additional Notes
Minimum
Windows 7
64-bit Edition
Quad core or better
4GB
Dedicated graphics card with at least 512MB of RAM when using 3D visualization

  • USB port for HASP dongle.
  • A display device with a minimum 1024 x 768 pixel resolution.
Recommended
Windows 10
64-bit Edition
8 core or better
16GB or more
Dedicated graphics card with 2GB of RAM or more.

  • USB port for HASP dongle.
  • A display device with a minimum 1920 x 1080 pixel resolution.
  • A mouse with mouse-wheel is recommended for the navigation of 3D visualizations.
  • We recommend the use of Solid State Drives (SSD) large enough to store your OS, an Echoview installation, and your data files will provide even greater performance benefit. Otherwise, use a hard disk drive (HDD) that runs at 7200 RPM or faster.

 

Key:

MB Megabytes.
GB Gigabytes.
USB Universal Serial Bus.
HASP Hardware Against Software Piracy.
A software protection system using a hardware dongle, sometimes called a key.
Echoview Software Pty Ltd supplies HASP dongles with licenses.
Note:
Without a HASP dongle, Echoview will operate in demonstration mode. An Evaluation license is available to explore Echoview licensed features. For further information please contact: sales@echoview.com.

Notes:

Operating system support

Echoview is supported on the following Windows operating systems:

Unsupported operating systems

Echoview is not supported on the following Windows operating systems:

Echoview is not supported under UNIX, Linux nor Apple OS X operating systems.

See also

Purchasing a computer - Computer components
Dongle installation
About Echoview modules
Echoview Edition
Echoview and Windows memory management