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Computer Hardware Recommendations

This regularly updated computer list will help you get the best deal and pick the computer that’s right for you.


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Recommended Hardware Requirements

  • Processor: Intel Core i7 (8th generation or greater)
  • Video Card: Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 series (or greater)
  • RAM: 16 GB (or greater)
  • OS: Windows 10

Will your current computer run the software? Check our Hardware Requirements.


Recommended Computers (as of 9.20.2021)


Version 3 Laptops

Version 3 Desktops

The new features in the latest version are only supported by NVIDIA RTX cards, so we recommend purchasing a NVIDIA GeForce RTX graphics card.

Recommended Mice


Virtual Reality Requirements (Vip3D Exclusive)

Oculus Quest 2

Hardware Requirements

  • Processor: Intel Core i7 (8th generation or greater)
  • Video Card: Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070 or greater
  • RAM: 16 GB (or greater)
  • OS: Windows 10

VR Headsets:


YARD Augmented Reality iPad Recommendation

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YARD requires any iPad Pro:


How about Apple Computers?

  • Will the software run on macOS?
    No, the software cannot be installed on macOS or OS X. We have no plans to add native support.

  • Will Bootcamp run the software? 
    Bootcamp will work on the latest 16" Macbook Pros with AMD Radeon Pro 5300M or preferably the 5500M.

  • Will Parallels/VMWare Fusion run the software?
    Parallels 15 is not suggested (our software encounters delays in Parallels 15) and VMWare Fusion will not work.

Video Card Comparisons

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A dedicated DirectX 11 video card with a minimum benchmark score of 4500 is required to run the software correctly. Benchmark scores show how powerful each video card is. The higher the score, the more powerful the card.

Note: Integrated cards, such as Intel cards are not supported.

Below are comparisons of video cards that meet and exceed our minimum requirements:

Nvidia Cards

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If you have any questions about a computer or component not included on this list, such as another video card or laptop, please don't hesitate to email us at support@structurestudios.com.