Technical Details

Language

Technical support for the following languages:

English
French
Japanese
German

Software translated in the following languages:

English
French
Italian
Spanish
Japanese
German
Portuguese
Chinese
Dutch
Korean
Polish
Russian
Thai
Turkish

Microsoft® Windows®

Intel Core® 2 or AMD Athlon™ 64 X2 or higher (Intel Core® i5 or higher recommended)
4 GB of RAM (8 GB recommended)
4 GB or more of available hard-disk space
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (64-bit) with Service Pack 1, Microsoft® Windows® 8.1 (64-bit), or Microsoft® Windows® 10 (64-bit, and still supported by Microsoft®). More information: https://support.dxo.com/hc/articles/115015671008

Adobe Photoshop CS5 (64-bit) through CC 2019
Adobe Photoshop Elements 13 (64-bit) through 2019 (apart from HDR Efex Pro 2, which is not compatible with Photoshop Elements)
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3 through 6/Classic CC 2019

Requirements to support HiDPI monitors:
     - Microsoft Windows 10.1607 and later
     - Adobe Photoshop CC 2015.5 and later (if launched from Adobe Photoshop)

MAC OS X®

Intel Core™ i5 or higher
4 GB of RAM (6 GB recommended)
4 GB or more of available hard-disk space
OS X 10.12 (macOS Sierra), 10.13 (macOS High Sierra), 10.14 (Mojave)
Adobe Photoshop CS5 (64-bit) through CC 2019
Adobe Photoshop Elements 12 through 2019 (apart from HDR Efex Pro 2, which is not compatible with Photoshop Elements)
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3 through 6/Classic CC 2019

Additional Information for macOS beta:
Nik Collection 2 by DxO also supports macOS Catalina 10.15 Beta (19A526h)
Host requirements under this condition:
     - Adobe Photoshop CC 20.0.5
     - Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Classic 8.3.1
     - Adobe Photoshop Element is not supported under macOS Catalina 10.15 Beta (19A526h)

** Nik Collection 2 by DxO has a notarization issue so you will face a warning dialog. In oder to allow the app to open with an undefined developer please change the general preference of ‘Security&Privacy’ or just launch the downloaded installer through contextual menu (right click -> open)
** This information will be updated for the official release of macOS Catalina 10.15

GPU Compatibility

Starting from: NVIDIA GeForce 8 Series, ATI Radeon HD2000 Series, and Intel HD Graphics 2000 Series.
If no compatible card is available, GPU acceleration will be disabled, and the CPU will be used.

Practical information

You can activate your Nik Collection 2 by DxO software on up to 3 computers.
Your purchase gives you free access to all future minor releases, as well as preferential rates on major upgrades (i.e., change of version). Sign in to your customer account to access all available updates.