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iLife '09: System requirements

 Learn about the system requirements for iLife '09.

 

 Hardware

  • Mac computer with an Intel, PowerPC G5, or PowerPC G4 (867MHz or faster) processor.
  • iMovie requires an Intel-based Mac, Power Mac G5 (dual 2.0GHz or faster), or iMac G5 (1.9GHz or faster).
  • GarageBand Learn to Play requires an Intel-based Mac with a dual-core processor or better.
  • 512MB of RAM; 1GB recommended. High-definition video requires at least 1GB of RAM.
  • Approximately 4GB of available disk space.
  • DVD drive required for installation.

Software

  • Mac OS X v10.5.6 or later.
  • QuickTime 7.5.5 or later (included).

Additional Requirements

  • AVCHD video requires a Mac with an Intel Core Duo processor or better. Visit iMovie ’09 Camcorder Support for details on digital video device and format support.
  • 24-bit recording in GarageBand requires a Mac OS X-compatible audio interface with support for 24-bit audio. Please consult the owner’s manual or manufacturer directly for audio device specifications and compatibility.
  • Some features require Internet access.
  • iPhoto print products are available in the U.S., Canada, Japan, and select countries in Europe and Asia Pacific.
  • GarageBand Artist Lessons are sold separately and are available directly through the GarageBand Lesson Store in select countries.
  • Burning DVDs requires an Apple SuperDrive or compatible third-party DVD burner.
  • Flickr service is available only in select countries.

 

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