System requirements
Ensure that your PC meets the minimum system requirements before downloading VSDC

Minimum specifications for HD video workflows

Recommended specifications for HD, 4K, or higher


Intel®, AMD Ryzen™ or x86 and x64 architecture compatible processors running at 1.5 GHz or higher

Intel® 7th Gen or newer CPU with Quick Sync – or AMD Ryzen™ 3000 Series / Threadripper 2000 series or newer CPU

Operating system

Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 3 (32bit)*

Microsoft Windows Vista (32bit/64bit)

Microsoft Windows 7 (32bit/64bit)

Microsoft Windows 8 (32bit/64bit)

Microsoft Windows 10 (32bit/64bit)

Microsoft Windows 11**

*If you use Windows XP or Windows Vista, please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to obtain a compatible version of the editor.

**VSDC Video Editor versions 6.7 and later are compatible with Windows 11 operating systems.

Microsoft Windows 11

Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit) version 1909 or later


2 GB of RAM

Dual-channel memory:

  • 8 GB of RAM for HD media
  • 16 GB or more for 4K and higher
  • 2 GB of GPU memory for HD and some 4K media
  • 4 GB or more for 4K and higher 


  • 500 MB of available hard-disk space for installation; additional free space required during installation (will not install on removable flash storage)
  • Additional high-speed drive for media
  • Fast internal SSD for app installation and cache


1024x768 pixels with 16-bit color or higher

  • 1920 x 1080 or greater
  • DisplayHDR 400 for HDR workflows

Sound card

ASIO compatible or Microsoft Windows Driver Model

ASIO compatible or Microsoft Windows Driver Model

Network storage connection

10 Megabit Ethernet (HD only)

1 Gigabit Ethernet for 4K shared video project


An active internet connection is essential for activating the software, validating subscriptions, and gaining access to online services. Additionally, the installation and activation of the program mandate Administrator permissions.


Languages available for VSDC Editor

The VSDC Editor has been translated into the following languages: Deutsch, English, Español, Français, Italiano, Türkçe, Português (Brasil), Русский, 日本語, 简体中文, فارسی, اردو.


This software can be downloaded from Free Video Editor description page.