Technical Specifications

Computer Requirements

Minimum Computer Requirements*

  • CPU: Dual-core CPU
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • Graphics cards: Hardware-accelerated, professional OpenGL graphics card (NVIDIA certified cards and drivers) equipped with 1 GB of memory
  • Operating system: 64-bit Windows 10, Professional Edition
  • Input device: Two-button mouse with wheel

  
*These requirements are adequate if you are planning to use single-point probing devices and your CAD model file sizes are smaller than 50 MB.

Recommended Computer Requirements**

  • CPU: Quad-core CPU
  • RAM: 32 GB
  • Graphics card: NVIDIA RTX / Quadro series graphics card equipped with 2 GB of memory (NVIDIA certified cards and drivers)
  • Operating system: 64-bit Windows 10, Professional Edition
  • Input device: Two-button mouse with wheel

**This configuration covers a broad range of applications by offering the performance required when importing larger CAD models or laser scanning large parts with high resolution. If you have doubts about the best system configuration for your type of application, contact our technical support team.

All the single-point measuring device plug-ins offered by PolyWorks|Inspector™ for arms, handheld devices, laser trackers, manual CMMs, and theodolites.

All the portable point cloud digitizing device plug-ins and point cloud file formats offered by PolyWorks|Inspector.

All the measurement collection device plug-ins offered by PolyWorks|Inspector™.

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  • InnovMetric POL
  • InnovMetric PQK
  • JT
  • Nastran NAS
  • Wavefront OBJ
  • PLY
  • POL
  • STL
  • VRML 2.0
  • IGES
  • STEP
  • CATIA V5-6
  • NX
  • Creo
  • Inventor
  • SolidWorks
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NVIDIA certified graphics cards and drivers for PolyWorks 2021, 2020 and 2019

64-bit

  Card Win10 x64 Win8 x64 Win7 x64
NVIDIA RTX T400, T600, T1000, A4000, A5000 and A6000 471.41 (Standard)

471.41 (DCH)
NA NA
Quadro RTX 3000, 4000, 5000, 6000 and 8000 431.86 431.86
Quadro P6000, P5000, P4000, P2000 and P2200
M6000, M5000, M4000 and M2000
K5200, K4200, K2200, K620 and K420
K5000, K4000, K2000 and K6000

32-bit

  Card Win10 x32 Win8 x32 Win7 x32
Quadro P6000, P5000, P4000 and P2000 390.77 390.77 390.77
M6000, M5000, M4000 and M2000
K5200, K4200, K2200, K620 and K420
K5000, K4000, K2000 and K6000