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. To get started, here are the minimum recommendations and system requirements.

KeyShot features GPU Mode, but a GPU is not required for rendering with KeyShot.



  • 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)
  • Recommended NVIDIA Quadro RTX4000 or better if using GPU Mode



Windows 8, 10, or

Windows Server 2012 and above

Intel Core 2 or AMD Athlon 64 Processor



macOS 10.13 or Later

Intel Core 2 Duo or Higher