Adobe Photoshop 2021 system requirements on Windows & Mac

Last updated on January 21, 2021 Tim Howard Loading... 3 comments

Adobe Photoshop is the best image editor software in the world, developed and published by Adobe. Its first release debuted on February 19, 1990, and newer versions have been out continuously for over 30 years.

Now is the time for 2021 and Photoshop has many new and enhanced features like the new object selection tool for better automate complex selections, new properties panel, enhanced transform warp, new keyboard shortcuts for paint & brush, and background image removal option…

Photoshop is a software with a large capacity of many GB and before downloading, you should know in advance whether your computer is capable of running it or not. Below are the minimum and recommended system requirements to run Photoshop 2021 on Windows and Mac

Windows

Minimum requirements

OSWindows 10 (64-bit) version 1809 or later
CPU Intel dual-core 2.0GHz
Memory8 GB RAM
Graphics2 GB of GPU memory
DirectX12
Free storage4 GB
Screen resolution1280 x 800

Recommended system requirements:

OSWindows 10 (64-bit) latest update
CPUIntel Core i3-8100 or better
Memory16 GB RAM
Graphics4 GB of GPU memory
DirectX12
Free storage20 GB (SSD)
Screen resolution1920 x 1080 (full HD)

Mac

Minimum:

OSmacOS 10.14 (Mojave) or newer
CPU Intel Core 2-Duo 2.0 GHz
Memory8 GB RAM
Graphics2 GB of GPU memory
Free storage4 GB
Screen resolution1280 x 800

A Mac Mini 2018, MacBook Air 2018, MacBook Pro 2018, or an iMac 2018 will help you run Photoshop smoothy with moderate tasks.

Recommended system requirements:

OSmacOS 11 (Big Sur)
CPUIntel Core i3-8100 (Coffee Lake) or better
Memory16 GB RAM
Graphics4 GB of GPU memory
Free storage20 GB (SSD)
Screen resolution1920 x 1080

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