Camtasia 2021 System Requirements

Camtasia (Windows)

  Minimum Specifications Recommended Specifications
Operating System Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit) 1709 "Creators Update" version or later. Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit) "May 2020 Update" version or later.
Processor 6th Generation Intel® Core™ i3 Processor or 1st Generation AMD® Ryzen™ 3 Processor. 10th Generation Intel® Core™ i5 Processor or better or 2nd Generation AMD® Ryzen™ 5 Processor 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 and some additional connected features. Internet connection and a TechSmith account are required for the trial and some additional connected features.
More System Requirements Microsoft .NET 4.7.2 or later (included), WebView2 Runtime (included), Microsoft Visual C++ 2019 Redistributable (included), Windows N requires the MediaFeature pack for Windows N. Microsoft .NET 4.7.2 or later (included), WebView2 Runtime (included), Microsoft Visual C++ 2019 Redistributable (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, 2019 (64 bit)
  • Playback using the Smart Player is supported on 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 10.14 macOS 11
Processor 6th-Generation Intel® Core™ i5 Processor with 64-bit support. 10th-Generation Intel® Core™ i5 Processor with 64-bit support or M1 Apple Silicon processor.
RAM 8GB 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 and some additional connected features. Internet connection and a TechSmith account are required for the trial and some additional connected features.
More System Requirements PowerPoint Import requires Powerpoint 2016, 2019 or later for Mac, Playback using the Smart Player is supported on 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 Microsoft Edge, Chrome, Firefox, and Safari, iOS 11 or later, Android 5 or later.