System Requirements

KeyShot is designed to run fast on basic hardware configurations, or the most powerful of systems, to take full advantage of all CPU cores available and scale performance linearly. The KeyShot render engine does not make use of graphics cards. To get started, here are the minimum recommendations and system requirements.


  • 64-bit Platform
  • 2GB RAM
  • 2GB Hard Disk Space
  • Dual Core CPU
  • OpenGL 2.0 Capable System
  • 1024×768 Resolution or Higher
  • Internet Connection (to Activate Product)



Windows 7, 8, 10, or

Windows Server 2012 and above

Intel Core 2 or AMD Athlon 64 Processor



macOS 10.10 or Later

Intel Core 2 Duo or Higher