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What are Tinkercad's Browser, Platform, and Hardware requirements?

Operating Systems that are known to work well with Tinkercad:

  • Microsoft Windows 10
  • Apple OS X 10.10 or later
  • Google Chrome OS on Chromebooks

Browsers that work best with Tinkercad:

  • Google Chrome version 50 (or newer)
  • Safari 10 (or newer)
  • Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

iPad app

Tinkercad for the iPad supports any iPad Mini, iPad, or iPad Pro device running iOS 12 or higher.

The performance will vary depending on the model of iPad you are running on.

Viewport sizes

A minimum viewport size of 864px wide is needed to launch and interact with the Tinkercad editors. When using a tablet, we recommend launching the editors in "landscape" orientation. Phone sizes are not currently supported for the Tinkercad editors.

Hardware that works well with Tinkercad:

Most computers and laptops purchased within the last 6 years should work well with Tinkercad. There is one strict requirement that the graphics card supports webGL. WebGL enables working in 3D in the browser. If you are not sure that your graphics card supports webGL, visit this page to see if you see a spinning cube:

https://get.webgl.org/ 

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