Laptop Recommendations

Wave Player macOS is now available for files recorded with Camera FW 1.1.0. For files recorded with Camera Firmware below 1.1.0, Wave Player for Windows is reccomended. Most Macs capable of running macOS 11 Big Sur are cabable of running Wave Player macOS.

Wave Player macOS

System Component

Minimum

Recommended

Operating System

macOS 11

macOS 11

CPU Cores

4

8

Memory

8GB

32GB

Graphics

2GB VRAM

Dedicated, 8GB VRAM

USB

USB 3.x (SS)

USB 3.x (SS)

Some computers that have been tested to work with Wave Player macOS are listed below:

Model

CPU (Cores)

RAM

GPU (VRAM)

Macbook Pro 13" M1 2020

Apple M1 (8)

8GB

Apple M1 (8GB Shared)

iMac 2021 M1 2021

Apple M1 (8)

8GB

Apple M1 (8GB Shared)

MacBook Pro 16" Intel

i9-9980HK (8)

32GB

AMD Radeon Pro 5600M (8GB)

MacBook Pro 16" Intel

i9-9800H (8)

16GB

AMD Radeon Pro 5500M (4GB)

Wave Player Windows

The Wave Player PC software used to view and export Wave clips runs on Windows 10. Refer to the following System Specifications for details on supported PCs.

System Component

Minimum

Recommended

Operating System

Windows 10

Windows 10

CPU Cores

4

8

Memory

8GB

32GB

Graphics

2GB VRAM

Dedicated, 8GB VRAM

DirectX Support

DX12

DX12

Display

2560 x 1440

4K

USB

USB 3.x (SS)

USB 3.x (SS)

Wave Player will not run on Parallels, as there is no support for DX12. It will run on a Boot Camp Windows installation.

Some laptops that have been tested to work with Wave Player are listed below:

Brand/Model

CPU (Cores)

RAM

GPU (VRAM)

Razer Blade 15

Studio Edition

i7-10875H (8)

32GB

NVIDIA RTX 5000 (16GB)

MacBook Pro 16"

(Boot Camp)

i9-9980HK (8)

32GB

AMD Radeon Pro 5600M (8GB)

MacBook Pro 16"

(Boot Camp)

i9-9800H (8)

16GB

AMD Radeon Pro 5500M (4GB)