Hardware Configurations

List of Supported GPUs

Hardware Configuration Single GPU System Dual GPU System Microsoft Hybrid Equipped
Graphics Frame Debugger
Direct3D and OpenGL 4.2 - 4.5[2], and Vulkan
Yes Yes Yes
[1] Ensure the laptop is set up for Microsoft Hybrid mode.
[2] Many OpenGL extensions are supported.
Supported GeForce GPUs GTX 10 series or better, including TITAN V[3] and RTX 20-series [4]
Microsoft Hybrid
Supported Quadro GPUs Quadro P-Series, and RTX-Series[5], or better
Display driver Please use the latest driver for best results. Download the latest drivers here.
See here for a complete list of officially supported hardware


Operating System Requirements
  • Windows 10 RS4 and beyond
  • 64-bit
C++ Capture Build Requirements One of
  • Visual Studio 2019
  • Visual Studio 2017

[6] A C++ Capture may be generated without these tools, and freely copied across machines, but building within the Nsight™ Graphics environment will require a compatible tool to compile the C++ source code.


Operating System Requirements

Minimum supported distributions:

  • Ubuntu v16.04, v18.04
  • Redhat v7.5
  • Centos v7.5
  • Fedora 28
C++ Capture Build Requirements
  • GCC 6.0 or later
  • CMake