Camtasia 2020 System Requirements

Camtasia (Windows)

  Minimum Specifications Recommended Specifications
Operating System Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit) 1607 version or later Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit) 1809 version or later
Processor 2.8 Ghz 6th Generation Intel® Core™ i3 Processor with 2 CPU Cores or 2.8 Ghz 1st Generation AMD® Ryzen™ 3 Processor with 2 CPU Cores 3.5 Ghz 8th Generation Intel® Core™ i5 Processor with 4 CPU Cores or better or 3.5 Ghz 2nd Generation AMD® Ryzen™ 5 Processor with 4 CPU Cores or better
RAM 8GB of RAM 16GB of RAM or more
GPU   NVIDIA GeForce 10 Series or higher
Hard disk space 4GB of available disk space SSD with 4GB of available disk space
Monitor resolution 1366x768 1920x1080 or greater
Microphone Internal microphone USB or other external microphone for voice recording
Internet Internet connection and a TechSmith account are required for the trial Internet connection and a TechSmith account are required for the trial
More System Requierments Microsoft .NET 4.7.2 or later (included), Windows N requires the MediaFeature pack for Windows N Microsoft .NET 4.7.2 or later (included), Windows N requires the MediaFeature pack for Windows N


Feature-specific requirements (Windows) ›

Feature-specific requirements (Windows)

  • Powerpoint Import and Camtasia Add-in for PowerPoint require PowerPoint 2013, 2016 (32-bit or 64-bit), 2019
  • Playback using the Smart Player is supported on Internet Explorer 11+, Microsoft Edge (Windows 10 Anniversary Update or later), latest version for Chrome, Firefox, and Safari, iOS 11+ (Safari), Android 5+ (Latest Chrome required)
  • Camera video recording requires a USB Web Camera
  • Guidelines for 4K, 60 FPS, and Behaviors

Camtasia (Mac)

  Minimum Specifications Recommended Specifications
Operating System macOS 10.13 macOS 10.15 or later
Processor Intel® Core™ i5 Processor with 4 CPU Cores 2.4 Ghz Intel® Core™ i5 Processor with 4 CPU Cores or better
RAM 4GB of RAM 16GB of RAM or more
Hard disk space 4GB of available disk space SSD with 4GB of available disk space
Microphone Internal microphone USB or other external microphone for voice recording
Internet Internet connection and a TechSmith account are required for the trial Internet connection and a TechSmith account are required for the trial
More System Requirements PowerPoint Import requires Powerpoint 2016, 2019 or later for Mac, Playback using the Smart Player is supported on Internet Explorer 11+, Microsoft Edge, Chrome, Firefox, and Safari, iOS 11 or later, Android 5 or later PowerPoint Import requires Powerpoint 2016, 2019 or later for Mac, Playback using the Smart Player is supported on Internet Explorer 11+, Microsoft Edge, Chrome, Firefox, and Safari, iOS 11 or later, Android 5 or later