System requirements and performance tips

Dehancer is a complex software with sophisticated algorithms. We are constantly improving the performance, however, high-quality film simulation still requires top hardware to run smooth in realtime.


Dehancer OFX plugin for Mac

Hardware requirements:

  • Apple Macintosh, starting from middle 2012
  • Metal-enabled GPU is required
  • External and multi-GPU are supported (Intel Macintosh only)
  • Apple Silicon M1 optimised (two different distributives for Intel and for M1 provided with installation package)

Software compatibility:

  • macOS Mojave 10.14.5 or later
  • macOS Big Sur compatible
  • DaVinci Resolve 16 and 17

Known issues:

  • Intel Iris GPU may produce visual glitches and artefacts. This is a system bug, the only solution is using an external GPU.
  • Apple M1 doesn’t officially support the external GPU, at the moment.
  • We do not support ‘Hackintosh’ and other home-brew systems, while it could worth a try.

2. Dehancer OFX plugin for Windows

Hardware requirements:

  • PC with Nvidia or AMD GPU
  • CUDA and OpenCL compatible
  • External and multi-GPU are supported

GPU memory consumption:

  • FullHD video – 4GB minimum / 8GB recommended
  • 4K video – 8GB / 12GB
  • 6K video – 12GB / 16GB
  • 8K video – 16GB / 24GB

Software compatibility:

  • Windows 10 64 bit (genuine licensed installation is required)
  • DaVinci Resolve 16 and 17


Dehancer Film plugin for Adobe Photoshop / Lightroom Classic for MacOS

Hardware requirements:

  • Apple Macintosh, starting from middle 2012
  • Metal-enabled GPU is required
  • Apple Silicon M1 optimised (two different distributives for Intel and for M1 provided with installation package)
  • Apple Silicon M1 Pro and Ma Max doesn’t supported at the moment

Software compatibility:

  • MacOS Mojave 10.14.5 or later
  • Adobe Photoshop CC 2019 (version 20) or later
  • Adobe Lightroom Classic version 10.0 or later

NOTE:
We do not support ‘Hackintosh’, hacked version of Adobe products and other home-brew systems, while it could worth a try.