|OS Version||Mac OS X 10.11 or later||Windows 7 64-bit
Windows 8 64-bit
Windows 10 64-bit
|Ubuntu 16.04 or later
|CPU||64-bit Intel CPU||Dual-core AMD or Intel CPU or faster with SSE3 support||64-bit dual-core or better x86 CPU with SSE3 support|
|Display||Minimum 1280 x 768 pixel screen resolution.|
|RAM||Minimum 4GB RAM.|
|Disk space||Minimum 9GB free disk space (for full content installation).|
|Internet||Decent connection to download bundled content (not included with installer).|
|VST(i)?||Yes, VST 2.4 and VST3 effects and instruments are supported in 32- and 64-bit versions. Bitwig Studio runs VSTs in a separate process. This prevents Bitwig Studio from crashing when a plug-in misbehaves.|
|AU plugins (OSX)?||Bitwig Studio doesn't currently support AU. We will consider supporting AU at a later stage.|
|OSC?||We plan to offer OSC support in the future.|
|ReWire?||There is no ReWire support planned, but if you want to route audio and MIDI between different applications, you might want to take a look at the JACK Audio Connection Kit, which is available for OSX, Win and Linux.|
|WAV/MP3/AIF?||WAV: Import and export, up to 32-bit 192 kHz.
MP3 & AIF: Import.
|JACK, ALSA, PulseAudio?||We support all three, but recommend JACK or ALSA.|
|LV2?||We will consider to offer LV2 support in the future, however not in version 1.0.|
What is the difference between Bitwig Studio Standard and Bitwig Studio EDU?
There is no difference between the EDU and standard version other than the purchase price.
Can I upgrade an EDU License?
Yes, license upgrades are available at the standard license upgrade price.
Is there an official Bitwig Forum?
Yes, the official Bitwig forum is hosted by KVR, and you can access the Bitwig forum here:
How can I try Bitwig Studio?
You can download the demo from our website, a fully functional version with save and export disabled.
To download the demo, visit the following page.
On how many machines can I authorize Bitwig Studio?
You can install Bitwig Studio on up to three machines at a time.