VMware Fusion 3: System Requirements

Version 5

    *Minimum System Requirements for VMware Fusion 3 (through VMware Fusion 3.1 update)*


    • Any Intel® Mac.

    • Minimum 1GB of RAM (2GB RAM recommended)

    • 700MB free disk space for VMware Fusion and at least 5GB for each virtual machine

    • Mac OS X 10.5.8 or later; Mac OS X 10.6 or later (Mac OS X 10.6.3 recommended for best graphics experience)

    • Operating system installation media (disk or disk image) for virtual machines


    Note: Microsoft Windows Not Included


    Recommended graphics hardware for Windows Aero support:

    To experience Windows Aero 3D graphics, you will need the following graphics hardware:

    • ATI Radeon 2600 or better

    • NVIDIA GeForce 8600M or better


    See list of VMware Fusion 3 Supported Operating Systems

    See list of VMware Fusion 3 Features