System Requirements

To use ZoomText Magnifier, your computer must have the following hardware and software - please note that the requirements are different for ZoomText 10.1 for Windows 8 than they are for ZoomText 10.0 for Windows 7, Vista and XP:

ZoomText 10.1 for Windows 8

  • Windows 8 or 8.1

  • Processor: 2 GHz single core or 1 GHz dual core

  • Memory (RAM): 2 GB
    • Recommended: 4 GB or higher

  • Graphics card with support for DirectX 9.1 or above
    • Recommended: DirectX 10 or later
    • Recommended: 256 MB dedicated video memory

  • Hard disk space: 100 MB for US English, 350 MB for International versions

  • 5-point multi-touch display required for ZoomText Touch Mode support (in Windows 8 only, not available yet for Windows 8.1)

  • USB 2.0 (for ZoomText Camera support)

ZoomText 10.0

  • One of the following operating systems:
    • Windows 7
    • Windows Vista
    • Windows XP (SP3)
  • 1.5 GHz processor for Windows 7 or Vista;
    1 GHz Pentium 4 or equivalent for Windows XP
  • Minimum 1 GB RAM for Windows 7 and Vista (2 GB recommended);
    Minimum 512 MB required for Windows XP (1 GB recommended)
  • Minimum 50 MB free hard disk space
  • USB 2.0 (for webcam support)