HitFilm 2 Ultimate

What do you need to run HitFilm?

Mac Windows
Supported operating systems
  • OS X 10.9 "Mavericks" (64-bit)
  • OS X 10.8 "Mountain Lion" (64-bit)
  • Mac OS X 10.7 "Lion" (64-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows 8 (64-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows 7 (64-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows Vista (64-bit)
Hard disk space 300MB free disk space for program installation
Internet connection Required for online activation and HitFilm.com web services
Minimum system requirements
Processor Dual-core Intel Core i3, Core i5 or Core i7 1.4 GHz Intel Pentium 4 or AMD Athlon 64
RAM 4GB 2GB
Graphics card Graphics card with at least 512 MB video memory Intel HD 3000, NVIDIA GeForce 7900 GT or AMD/ATI Radeon HD 2900 GT with at least 512 MB video memory and support for OpenGL 2.0.
View more compatible graphics cards »

NVIDIA GeForce

Desktop

  • 7900 GT,
  • 7900 GTO,
  • 7950 GX2,
  • 8800 GS,
  • 8800 GT,
  • 8800 GTS,
  • 8800 GTX,
  • 9600 GSO,
  • 9600 GT,
  • 9800 GT,
  • GT 220,
  • GT 240,
  • GT 430,
  • GT 440,
  • GT 530,
  • GT 545.

Mobile

  • 8800M GTX,
  • 9800M GTS,
  • 9800M GTX,
  • GTS 150M,
  • GTS 160M,
  • GTS 250M,
  • GTS 260M,
  • GTX 260M,
  • GTX 280M,
  • GTX 285M,
  • GTS 350M,
  • GTS 360M,
  • GT 445M,
  • GT 525M,
  • GT 540M,
  • GT 550M,
  • GT 555M,
  • GT 630M.

AMD/ATI Radeon

Desktop

  • HD 2900 GT,
  • HD 2900 XT,
  • HD 2900 PRO,
  • HD 3850,
  • HD 3870,
  • HD 4650,
  • HD 4670,
  • HD 4770,
  • HD 4830,
  • HD 5550,
  • HD 5570,
  • HD 5670,
  • HD 6570.

Mobile

  • HD 3850,
  • HD 3870,
  • HD 4860,
  • HD 5730,
  • HD 5750,
  • HD 5770,
  • 6500M,
  • 7730M,
  • 6600M,
  • 6700M,
  • 7750M.

Intel integrated graphics

Desktop

  • Intel HD Graphics 3000, Intel HD Graphics 4000.

Mobile

  • Intel HD Graphics 3000, Intel HD Graphics 4000.

* Better cards are highlighted in bold.

HitFilm uses your computer's processor and graphics card. For high definition and 3D projects your system should meet or exceed the recommended specification (below).
Screen resolution 1024 × 768 1024 × 768 in 32-bit color mode
Recommended system requirements
Processor Quad-core Intel Core i5, Core i7 or Intel Xeon (Nehalem) 2.4 GHz Intel Core 2 Quad or AMD Phenom X4
RAM 8GB 4GB
Graphics card Graphics card with at least 1024 MB video memory NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GTX or AMD/ATI Radeon HD 4850 with at least 1024 MB video memory and support for OpenGL 2.0.
View more recommended graphics cards »

NVIDIA GeForce

Desktop

  • 8800 Ultra,
  • 9800 GTX,
  • 9800 GTX+,
  • 9800 GX2,
  • GTS 250,
  • GTX 260,
  • GTX 275,
  • GTX 280,
  • GTX 285,
  • GTX 295,
  • GTX 450,
  • GTX 460,
  • GTX 465,
  • GTX 470,
  • GTX 480,
  • GTX 550 Ti,
  • GTX 560,
  • GTX 560 Ti,
  • GTX 570,
  • GTX 580,
  • GTX 590,
  • GTX 660,
  • GTX 660 Ti,
  • GTX 670,
  • GTX 680,
  • GTX 690.

Mobile

  • GTX 460M,
  • GTX 470M,
  • GTX 480M,
  • GTX 485M,
  • GTX 555M,
  • GTX 560M,
  • GTX 570M,
  • GTX 580M,
  • GTX 660M,
  • GTX 670M,
  • GTX 675M,
  • GTX 680M.

AMD/ATI Radeon

Desktop

  • HD 3870 X2,
  • HD 4850,
  • HD 4850 X2,
  • HD 4870,
  • HD 4870 X2,
  • HD 4890,
  • HD 5750,
  • HD 5770,
  • HD 5830,
  • HD 5850,
  • HD 5870,
  • HD 5970,
  • HD 6750,
  • HD 6770,
  • HD 6790,
  • HD 6850,
  • HD 6870,
  • HD 6950,
  • HD 6970,
  • HD 6990,
  • HD 7870,
  • HD 7950,
  • HD 7970.

Mobile

  • HD 4850,
  • HD 4860,
  • HD 5850,
  • HD 5870,
  • 7770M,
  • 7850M,
  • 7870M,
  • 6800M,
  • 6900M,
  • 6990M,
  • 7950M,
  • 7970M.

* Better cards are highlighted in bold.

Screen resolution 1280 × 800 1280 × 800 in 32-bit color mode

Please make sure you have the latest updates for Mac OSX or the latest service packs from Microsoft installed.

Please make sure your graphics drivers are up-to-date - visit NVIDIA or AMD/ATI to download the latest drivers.

View the HitFilm 2 Ultimate End-User License Agreement »

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