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Certified Hardware for Archicad

As a result of collaboration with different hardware vendors, certified hardware are system configurations tested by Graphisoft using Archicad for stability and reliability. Certified systems are ensuring that Archicad will run reliably with optimal ...

Performance review with M1 Pro and M1 Max

Table of Content General performance of the M1 Pro/MaxCompatibilityCPU PerformanceMemoryGPU PerformanceLimitationsRecommendation Apple introduced the update to their first SoC for the Mac, the M1 Pro and M1 Max, that focused on professional users in ...

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Recommended Graphics Cards for Archicad 25

Windows Specific Recommendations OpenGL 4.5 compatible graphics card with dedicated memory of 2GB or more is recommended to fully utilize hardware acceleration capabilities. We do not recommend the following graphics card legacy families: Nvidia Quad...

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Minh Nguyen by Graphisoft Moderator

Random crashes with macOS 10.15 or newer

Affected versions: Archicad 23, 24 | Severity: workaround applicable | ID: DEF-376, DEF-345, DEF-373 A small number of customers with AMD video cards from macOS 10.15 Catalina may experience heap corruption crashes in different scenarios while workin...

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Minh Nguyen by Graphisoft Moderator

Performance review with M1

Apple introduced the transition from x86 to ARM architecture for Mac on June 22, 2020. Generally speaking, ARM is optimized for better power consumption, whereas x86 targets performance. With the development of semiconductor technology, ARM has caugh...

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Minh Nguyen by Graphisoft Moderator

ARM Mac support

On WWDC 2020 in June, Apple announced its planned transition of system architecture of its Macintosh computers from Intel-based CPUs to Apple-designed chips that use the ARM architecture. Full transition is planned to take a couple of years, with the...

Recommended Hardware for BIMcloud

Related version: from 2020.2 Below there are example specifications for every components based on the number of active users. Note that the load on a BIMcloud does not only depend on this, but also on other factors, such as the size of the projects, ...

Recommended Hardware for BIMcloud Basic

Related version: 2020.2 The following chart contains example specifications for BIMcloud Basic setups based on the number of active users. Note that the load on a BIMcloud Basic does not only depend on this, but also on other factors, such as the siz...

Recommended Hardware

General Recommendations If you are looking for a list of certified hardware configurations tested by Graphisoft to work well with Archicad, you can find it here. Platform All Graphisoft products are available on both Windows and Mac platforms. BIMx h...

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