Minimum System Requirements

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Minimum PC Requirements

Your PC must meet the minimum requirements listed below to run NinjaTrader 8

Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows Server 2008 w/ Platform Update, Windows Server 2008 R2 or later

 

1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster 32-bit or 64-bit processor
2GB RAM
Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5
(pre-installed on most PC’s and can be downloaded here: Microsoft .NET Framework)
Screen resolution of 1024 x 768
DirectX10 compatible graphics card highly recommended

 

Recommended PC Specifications

NinjaTrader 8 was designed to take full advantage of modern PC architecture. To achieve the highest possible level of performance, NinjaTrader 8 will utilize all available CPU cores and additional memory resources. Depending on your actual usage with NinjaTrader, you may need more or less resources than the average user. Additional memory will be of direct benefit when running strategy optimizations, and the amount of additional memory needed is proportional to the number of CPU cores available.

 

2 (GHz) or faster quad core 64-bit processor
8 GB RAM
DirectX 10 compatible graphics card
SSD Hard Drive