Archicad

Work smarter, not harder.  Design and deliver projects of any size with Archicad’s powerful suite of built-in tools and user-friendly interface that make it the most efficient and intuitive BIM software on the market.  Featuring out-of-the-box design documentation, one-click publishing, photo-realistic rendering, and best-in-class analysis. Archicad lets you focus on what you do best: design great buildings.

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CPU PRIDE www.prideproject.pro

Design

Unleash your creativity with the leading building information modeling software developed by architects just like you.  Algorithmic design tools and large model support let you do what you do best: design great architecture.

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CPU PRIDE www.prideproject.pro

Analyze

Spend your time designing great buildings — not worrying about the quality of your model.  By connecting Archicad with the best-in-class analysis tools on the market, you’ll identify and solve issues in the earliest stages of the design.  All this adds up to a more accurate design that’s easier to build and less expensive to operate.

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Helen & Hard, Norway

Collaborate

Work with teams around the corner or around the world on projects of any size or complexity.  No more waiting thanks to real-time instant messaging.  Clash detection and resolution are fast and easy regardless of what other software team members may be using.

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BauArt GmbH, Germany

Document

Complete ‘out of the box’ documentation sets, combined with a powerful publishing workflow that complies with local BIM requirements, means you can focus on your designs, not the paperwork.

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BIMx, integrated 2D and 3D building project navigation

Visualize

Bring your models to life with Archicad’s built-in palette of architectural visualization software.  Our VR and rendering tools were designed to help anyone understand and navigate the BIM model.  Understanding the model means decisions and changes can be made in the early design phases, saving time, money and aggravation on the building site.

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CPU PRIDE www.prideproject.pro

Archicad is a professional building information modeling software solution complying with all digital-delivery requirements, offering an intuitive design environment, accurate building information management, open collaboration and automated documentation.

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Technical Specs

See the minimum and recommended hardware specifications for Archicad 24.

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System Requirements
Recommended configurationMinimum Hardware Requirements
Project sizeEntry-level
Residential homes
Mid-range
Apartment and office
Buildings
High-end
High rises, Hospitals


CPUIntel Core i5
AMD Ryzen 5
Intel Core i5
AMD Ryzen 5
Intel Core i7
AMD Ryzen 7
64-bit Intel or AMD multi-core processor
Memory8+ GBRAM16+ GB RAM32+ GB RAM
DIskSSDSSDSSD5+ GB of free space
Graphics card2+ GB VRAM OpenGL
4.0 compatible graphics cars
4+ GB VRAM OpenGL
4.0 compatible graphics cars
6+ GB VRAM OpenGL
4.0 compatible graphics cars
OpenGL 3.3 compatible graphics card
Display resolutionFHD+ (1920X1080)FHD+ (1920X1080)FHD+ (1920X1080)1440×900
Operating SystemWindows 10 64-bit MacOS 10.13 Windows 10 64-bit
MacOS 10.13
Protection keyArchicad 24 CodeMeter hardware key or Codemeter Act software protection key to start Archicad 24

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