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What are the System & Hardware Requirements for SnapGene?

System Requirements

Windows

SnapGene 5.1 - 6.0: Windows 7 or later (64-bit only for Intel).

SnapGene 6.1: Windows 10 or later (64-bit only for Intel).

SnapGene is not supported on Windows or Linux built for ARM-based computers.

 

macOS

SnapGene 5.2.5 or earlier: macOS 10.11 .

SnapGene 5.3 - 6.0: macOS 10.12 or later.

SnapGene 6.1: macOS 10.14 or later.

SnapGene version 6.0 is supported on Apple Macintosh ARM-based computers via macOS Rosetta 2.

SnapGene  versions 6.1 or later are natively supported on Apple Macintosh ARM-based computers running macOS.

 

Linux

SnapGene 5.1 - 5.2: Ubuntu 16.04, RedHat 6.6 & 7.2.

Snapgene 5.3 - 6.0: Ubuntu 18.04, RedHat 7.6.

SnapGene 6.1: Ubuntu 20.04, RedHat 8.4.

 

Hardware Minimum Requirements

Memory  1 GB RAM
Storage
250 MB available disk space
Display
1440 x 900 or higher resolution