System Requirements

The following list includes those computer components that are required to run the Adobe Air 3.0 (or higher) platform efficiently.  If your computer does not meet these requirements, notice the Adobe Air 2.7 requirements posted below.

Windows

  • 33GHz or faster x86-compatible processor or Intel® Atom™ 1.6 GHz or faster processor for netbooks
  • Microsoft® Windows® XP Home, Professional, or Tablet PC Edition with Service Pack 3; Windows Server® 2003; Windows Server® 2008; Windows Vista® Home Premium, Business, Ultimate, or Enterprise (including 64-bit editions) with Service Pack 2; or Windows 7
  • 512MB of RAM (1GB recommended)
Mac OS
  • Intel Core™ Duo or faster processor
  • Mac OS X v10.6 or v10.7
  • 512MB of RAM (1GB recommended)

If your computer does not meet the requirements for Air 3.0, consider using Adobe Air 2.7 (or lower) platforms.  The requirements for 2.7 and earlier are posted below. To download Air 2.7 or earlier please visit http://kb2.adobe.com/cps/853/cpsid_85304.html.

Air 2.7 or earlier on Windows
  • Intel® Pentium® III processor (Pentium 4 recommended)
  • Microsoft® Windows® XP Home, Professional, or Tablet PC Edition with Service Pack 2 or 3, Windows Server® 2003, Windows Vista® Home Premium, Business, Ultimate, or Enterprise (including 64-bit editions) with Service Pack 1, or Windows 7
  • 512MB of RAM (1GB recommended)
Air 2.7 or earlier on Macintosh
  • Intel Core™ Duo or faster processor
  • Mac OS X v10.4, v10.5 or v10.6
  • 512MB of RAM (1GB recommended)
Air 2.7 or earlier on Linux
  • Intel Pentium III processor (Pentium 4 recommended)
  • Fedora Core 12, Ubuntu 9.10, or openSUSE® 11.2
  • 1GB of RAM
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