Switch system requirements

Switch 2018

Switch 2018


Dual Core
RAM (minimum) 4 GB
RAM (recommended) 2 GB per core

Microsoft® Windows 7 (64-bit*)

Microsoft® Windows® 8.1 (64-bit*)     
Microsoft® Windows® 10 (64-bit*)     
Microsoft® Windows® 2008 Server R2  
Microsoft® Windows® 2012 Server (64-bit*)     
Microsoft® Windows® 2012 Server R2
Microsoft® Windows® 2016 Server (64-bit*)     
Mac OS® X 10.9 (Mavericks)  
Mac OS® X 10.10 (Yosemite**)  
Mac OS® X 10.11 (El Capitan**)     
Mac OS® X 10.12 (Sierra**)     
Mac OS® X 10.13 (High Sierra**)     
Virtual machines: VMWare, Hyper-V     



* 32-bit operating systems are no longer supported from Switch 2017 onwards.
** OSX Server is an app for the regular OSX version; hence it is not considered a separate OS. If the base OSX version is supported, then the base OSX version including the OSX Server app is supported.


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