MATLAB and Simulink Requirements

MATLAB R2024a System Requirements for Windows

Other Platforms: Mac | Linux

Operating System

Windows 11
Windows 10 (version 21H2 or higher)
Windows Server 2022

Note: Windows Server 2019 is no longer supported


Minimum: Any Intel or AMD x86-64 processor with two or more cores
Recommended: Any Intel or AMD x86-64 processor with four or more cores and AVX2 instruction set support 
Note: A future release of MATLAB will require a processor with AVX2 instruction set support


Minimum: 8 GB
Recommended: 16 GB


3.8 GB for just MATLAB
4-6 GB for a typical installation
23 GB for an all products installation
An SSD is strongly recommended


No specific graphics card is required, but a hardware accelerated graphics card supporting OpenGL 3.3 with 1GB GPU memory is recommended.

GPU acceleration using Parallel Computing Toolbox requires a GPU with a specific range of compute capability.  For more information, see GPU Computing Requirements.