Recommended Video Cards for ArchiCAD 11

by GRAPHISOFT and Katalin Takács · updated: 05.24.2012

The following Graphics Cards have been certified to be used with ArchiCAD 11:

Manufacturer Windows XP Driver Windows Vista Driver
Nvidia Quadro FX 350 PCI-E 9.1.8.5 10.0.6.5
Nvidia Quadro FX 1300 PCI-E Not certified yet 9.6.8.5
Nvidia Quadro FX 1400 PCI-E Not certified yet 10.0.6.5
Nvidia Quadro FX 4600 PCI-E 9.7.7.8 15.8.1.8
Nvidia Quadro FX 3500 PCI-E 9.1.8.5 10.0.6.5
Nvidia Quadro FX 3450/4000 SDI PCI-E 9.1.8.5 10.0.6.5
Nvidia Quadro FX 550 PCI-E 16.2.6.5 16.2.6.5
Nvidia Quadro FX 1700 PCI-E 16.2.6.5 16.2.6.5
Nvidia Quadro FX 370 PCI-E 16.2.6.5 16.2.6.5
Nvidia Quadro FX 570 PCI-E 16.2.6.5 16.2.6.5
Nvidia Quadro FX 3700 PCI-E 16.9.3.6 16.9.3.6
Ati FireGL V 5200 PCI-E 8.353.1.1 Not certified yet
Ati FireGL V 5000 PCI-E 8.353.1.1 Not certified yet
Ati FireGL V 3200 PCI-E 8.353.1.1 Not certified yet
Ati FireGL V 3400 PCI-E 8.353.1.1 Not certified yet
Ati FireGL V 3300 PCI-E 8.353.1.1 Not certified yet

ArchiCAD 11 Failed to Work with these Graphics Cards:

Manufacturer Platform Last tested driver Problem New driver to be tested soon *
Nvidia Quadro FX 1300 PCI-E Windows XP 162.50 Rotation of traced view is jittery -
Nvidia Quadro FX 1400 PCI-E Windows XP 162.50 Rotation of traced view is jittery -
Ati FireGL V 5200 PCI-E Windows Vista 8.391.2.1.1 OpenGL error in 3D -
Ati FireGL V 5000 PCI-E Windows Vista 8.391.2.1.1 OpenGL error in 3D -
Ati FireGL V 3200 PCI-E Windows Vista 8.391.2.1.1 OpenGL error in 3D -
Ati FireGL V 3400 PCI-E Windows Vista 8.391.2.1.1 OpenGL error in 3D -
Ati FireGL V 3300 PCI-E Windows Vista 8.391.2.1.1 OpenGL error in 3D -

* It means that a new driver has been released that we haven’t tested yet but we hope that it is the solution to the particular problem.

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