ColorDirector System Requirements & File Format Support

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 10, 8/8.1, 7, Vista(32bit/ 64bit)

Screen Resolution

  • 1024 x 768, 16-bit color or above


  • Minimum 1 GB DDR2 required, 3 GB for 32-bit OS, 6 GB for 64-bit OS
  • For 2K/4K video editing: 6 GB DDR2

Hard Disk Space

  • 1 GB required

Processor (CPU)

  • Intel Core™ i3 2nd Gen 2.0GHz or AMD Phenom® II and above recommended
  • For 2K/4K video editing: Intel Core™ i7 or AMD Phenom II X4 with 64-bit OS

Graphics Card (GPU)




CPU: ColorDirector supports hardware acceleration technology in all generations of Intel® Core™ Processors up to and including new 4th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors

GPU: Intel® Iris™/Iris™ Pro Graphics: 5000 Series, Intel® HD Graphics: 4000 Series, 3000 Series, 2000 Series


GPU: AMD APU Family with AMD Radeon™ HD Graphics: A-Series, E2-Series, C-Series, E-Series, G-Series, AMD Radeon™ HD Graphics: R9 Series, R7 Series, HD 7000 Series, HD 6000 Series, AMD Mobility Radeon™ HD: 8000M Series, 7000M Series, 6000M Series, ATI Radeon™ HD Graphics: 5900 Series, 5800 Series, 5700 Series, 5600 Series, 5500 Series, 5400 Series

ATI FirePro™ Graphics, ATI Mobility Radeon™ HD: 5800 Series, 5700 Series, 5600 Series, 5400 Series, 5100 Series, ATI Mobility FirePro™: M7820, M5800

NVIDIA GPU: GeForce 8500GT and above, GeForce 9800GT and above, GeForce GT/GTS/GTX 200 series, GeForce GT/GTS/GTX 400 series, GeForce GT/GTS/GTX 500 series, GeForce GT/GTS/GTX 600 series, GeForce GT/GTS/GTX 700 series, GeForce GT/GTS/GTX Titan series, GeForce GT/GTS/GTX 800 series

File Format Support


Video: AVI, MPEG-1, WMV, MPEG-2, MP4 (H.264/H.265), MKV (H.264/H.265), M2TS (H.264/H.265), FLV (H.264), XAVC-S, Canon & Nikon DSLR Video files, AVCHD with DDCD audio file (.M2T), AVCHD with LPCM audio file (.M2T), MPEG-4 iPod PSP, VOB, VRO with Dolby Digital 2ch, VOB, VRO with Dolby Digital 5.1ch, MOD (JVC Everio Cam format = MPEG-2 + DDCD), TOD (JVC Everio Cam format = MPEG-2 + DDCD + MPEG-1 Audio), MOV (H.264)



WMV, MPEG-2, MP4 (H.264/H.265), MKV (H.264/H.265), M2TS (H.264/H.265), XAVC S, Video file with Dolby Digital 5.1

Social & Cloud

YouTube, Vimeo, CyberLink DirectorZone, CyberLink Cloud

Specifications are subject to change without prior notice. All rights reserved. Copyright CyberLink Corp.