Pro Tools HD 11.0 Qualified Apple Computers

Pro Tools HD 11.0 Qualified Apple Computers The following Apple computers are approved by Avid for use with Pro Tools|HDX and Pro Tools|HD Native systems with Pro Tools HD 11.0 software for Mac OS X 10.8.3 and higher:

Items in Italics are pending test results Desktops

  • Supported
    • Mac Pro mid-2012, 2010 & 2009 5,1
    • Mac Pro early 2009 4,1
  • Not Supported
    • Mac Pro 3,1 "Harpertown" models and lower

Optional: Magma Express Box 7 (EB7) PCIe Host-to-PCIe Expansion Chassis

Laptops MacBook Pro & Air with Magma Express Box 3 (EB3T) Thunderbolt-to-PCIe Expansion Chassis

  • Supported
    • MacBook Pro Retina 15-inch (Mid 2012: 10,1)
    • MacBook Pro Retina 13-inch (Late 2012: 10,2)
    • MacBook Pro 15-inch (Mid 2012: 9,1)
    • MacBook Pro 13-inch (Mid 2012: 9,2)
    • MacBook Air 2012 5,2 i7 (i5 models not supported)

Mac Mini Mac Mini with Magma Express Box 3 (EB3T) for HDX support and/or HD Native Thunderbolt

  • Supported
    • Mac Mini 2012 i7 (8GB of Ram required)

Overview page: Pro Tools HD 11 System Requirements