MATLAB and Simulink Requirements

MATLAB R2022b System Requirements for Mac

Other Platforms: Windows | Linux


Operating System

macOS Ventura (13)
macOS Monterey (12)
macOS Big Sur (11.6)

Note:

macOS Catalina (10.15) is no longer supported.

Processor

Intel Minimum: Any Intel x86-64 processor
Recommended: Any Intel x86-64 processor with four logical cores and AVX2 instruction set support
Note: A future release of MATLAB will require a processor with AVX2 instruction set support
Apple Silicon

Minimum: Any M-series chip
Note: On Apple silicon Macs, MATLAB runs using Rosetta 2

RAM

Minimum: 4 GB
Recommended: 8 GB
Note: For Polyspace, 4 GB per core is recommended

Storage

3.7 GB for just MATLAB
5-8 GB for a typical installation
25 GB for an all products installation
An SSD is strongly recommended

Graphics

Any Mac able to run macOS Big Sur has a GPU able to run MATLAB.

GPU acceleration with Parallel Computing Toolbox is not available on macOS.

Products Not Available for macOS

  • Data Acquisition Toolbox
  • Deep Learning HDL Toolbox
  • GPU Coder
  • HDL Verifier
  • Model-Based Calibration Toolbox
  • Polyspace Access
  • Polyspace Client for Ada
  • Polyspace Code Prover Access
  • Polyspace Server for Ada
  • RF PCB Toolbox
  • RoadRunner
  • RoadRunner Asset Library
  • RoadRunner Scene Builder
  • Signal Integrity Toolbox
  • Simulink Code Inspector
  • Simulink Real-Time
  • SoC Blockset
  • Spreadsheet Link
  • Vehicle Network Toolbox
  • Vision HDL Toolbox