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Maya Certified Hardware

Dec 16, 2014

These links provide you with a list of certified systems for Autodesk applications. If you want to purchase hardware that is certified by Autodesk to optimally run our software, you should choose from these hardware configurations. The hardware vendors currently part of Autodesk Media & Entertainment's certification program are NVIDIA, ATI/AMD, HP (Hewlett-Packard), Dell, Apple, Lenovo, BOXX, Fujitsu and Wacom.

Autodesk has endeavored to test those configurations provided below for compatibility with Autodesk products, but cannot guarantee the currency or accuracy of the following information, or that any given configuration will provide the results sought. The access and use of this information is subject to the most current version of the Terms and Conditions of Use .

For the list of certified hardware to run Maya® Composite (Toxik) , please refer to its hardware certification charts .

Currently Supported Versions

Graphics Cards

Released Date Microsoft Windows Linux Mac
Maya 2013
April 2012
Graphics Hardware Graphics Hardware Graphics Hardware
Maya 2012
and
Maya 2012
Subscription Advantage Pack
Readme First
April 2011


September 2011
Graphics Hardware Graphics Hardware Graphics Hardware
Maya 2011
and
Maya 2011 Subscription Advantage Pack
Readme First
April 2010

September 2010
XP Pro, Vista, Win7 Red Hat 5.4 x64, Fedora Core 11 x64 10.6.4 Graphic Update
Maya 2010 *
Readme First
August 2009 XP Pro, Vista, Win7 * Red Hat Enterprise 5.3, Fedora 8 10.6.2
Maya 2009 *
Readme First
October 2008 XP Pro, Vista Red Hat Enterprise 4.0 U6 64-bit, Fedora Core 8 64-bit OS X 10.5.4
Maya 2008 Extension 2
Readme First
March 2008 XP Pro, Vista Red Hat Enterprise 4.0 U5, Fedora Core 5 OS X 10.5.2

*Also includes results for stereoscopy support

Workstations & Laptops

Released Date Microsoft Windows Linux Mac
Maya 2013 April 2012 System Hardware System Hardware System Hardware
Maya 2012
Readme First


Maya 2012
Subscription Advantage Pack
April 2011



September 2011
XP Pro, Vista, Win7


XP Pro, Vista, Win7
Fedora 14 x64/ RedHat 5.5 x64

Fedora 14 x64/ RedHat 5.5 x64
10.6.6



Readme
10.6.8
10.7.1
Maya 2011
and
Maya 2011
Subscription Advantage Pack
Readme First
April 2010

September 2010
XP Pro, Vista, Win7 Red Hat 5.4 x64, Fedora Core 11 x64 10.6.4 Graphic Update
Maya 2010
Readme First
August 2009 XP Pro, Vista, Win7 * Red Hat Enterprise 5.3, Fedora 8 10.6.2
Maya 2009
Readme First
October 2008 XP Pro, Vista Red Hat Enterprise 4.0 U6 64-bit, Fedora Core 8 64-bit OS X 10.5.4
Maya 2008 Extension 2 March 2008 XP Pro, Vista Red Hat Enterprise 4.0 U5 OS X 10.5.2

Tablets

Released Date Microsoft Windows Linux Mac
Maya 2013 April 2012 Coming soon N/A Coming soon
Maya 2012 April 2011 - N/A -
Maya 2011 April 2010 XP Pro, Vista, Win7 N/A OS X 10.6.2
Maya 2010 August 2009 XP Pro, Vista N/A 10.6.2

Previous Versions

Graphics Cards

Released Date Microsoft Windows Linux Mac
Maya 2008 October 2007 XP Pro,Vista Red Hat Enterprise WS 4.0 U5, Fedora Core 5 OS X 10.4.10
Maya 8.5 January 2007 XP Pro Red Hat Enterprise WS 4.0, Fedora Core 5, Suse 10.1 OS X 10.4.8
Maya 8.0 August 2006 Win 2000 Pro, XP Pro Red Hat Entreprise WS 4.0, Fedora Core 5, Suse 10.1 OS X 10.4.7

Workstations & Laptops

Released Date Microsoft Windows Linux Mac
Maya 2008 October 2007

XP Pro,Vista

Red Hat Enterprise WS 4.0 U5, Fedora Core 5 OS X 10.4.10
Maya 8.5 January 2007 XP Pro Red Hat Enterprise WS 4.0, Fedora Core 5, Suse 10.1 OS X 10.4.8
Maya 8.0 August 2006 Win 2000 Pro, XP Pro Red Hat Enterprise WS 4.0, Fedora Core 5, Suse 10.1 OS X 10.4.7

*Microsoft Windows 7 operating system is not officially supported by the Autodesk products listed in this document. Autodesk is however in the process of testing those application and will be providing preliminary results on the hardware certification pages shortly

Windows XP Professional

Mac OS X

Linux

IRIX

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