System Requirements

Windows PC

Computer and processor: Minimum 1.6 GHz (or higher), 32-bit or 64-bit

Memory: 4.0GB RAM

Hard Disk: 4.0 GB of available disk space (solid state drive recommended)

Display: 1280 x 768 screen resolution

Graphics hardware:  Minimum of 128 MB graphics memory

Operating system: Window 10 or Windows 8.1 in 32-bit and 64-bit. For the best experience, use the latest version of your operating system

.NET version: Requires .NET 4.6 CLR or later

Devices: Standard laptop camera, microphone and speakers

Video calls and meetings:

  • For a better experience with 1:1 video calls, we recommend using a computer that has a dual-core processor and 4.0 GB RAM or higher
  • For a better experience with online meetings, we recommend using a computer that has a dual-core processor and 8.0 GB RAM or higher
  • The optional Background video effects are not supported on processors without an AVX2 instruction set running on Windows 8.1 or below
  • See Hardware decoder and encoder driver recommendations for a list of unsupported decoders and encoders
  • Joining a meeting using proximity detection in a Microsoft Teams Room requires Bluetooth LE, which requires Bluetooth to be enabled on the client device, and for Windows clients requires the 64-bit Teams client. It's not available on 32-bit Teams clients

Browser: The current version of Microsoft Edge or Chrome

This is a living document: these specs are subject to change. Please check at the time of purchasing.

Mac

Processor: Minimum Intel processor, Core 2 Duo or higher

Memory: 4.0 GB RAM

Hard Disk: 10 GB of available disk space (solid state drive recommended)

Display: 1280 x 800 or higher screen resolution

Operating system: One of the three most recent versions of Mac OS

Video: Compatible webcam

Voice: Compatible microphone and speakers, headset with microphone, or equivalent devices

Video calls and meetings:

  • For a better experience with 1:1 video calls, we recommend using a computer that has a dual-core processor and 4.0 GB RAM or higher
  • For a better experience with online meetings, we recommend using a computer that has a dual-core processor and 8.0 GB RAM or higher
  • The optional Background video effects are not supported on processors without an AVX2 instruction set running on Windows 8.1 or below
  • See Hardware decoder and encoder driver recommendations for a list of unsupported decoders and encoders
  • Joining a meeting using proximity detection in a Microsoft Teams Room is not available on Mac OS

Browser: The current version of Safari, Microsoft Edge or Chrome.

This is a living document: these specs are subject to change. Please check at the time of purchasing.

Mobile Devices

You can use Teams on these mobile platforms:

  • Android: Compatible with Android phones and tablets.

Support is limited to the last four major versions of Android. When a new major version of Android is released, the new version and the previous three versions are officially supported. Memory 1 GB. 

  • iOS: Compatible with iPhone & iPad.

Support is limited to the two most recent major versions of iOS. When a new major version of iOS is released, the new version of iOS and the previous version are officially supported. The optional Blur my background video effect on iOS requires an operating system of iOS 12 or later and is compatible with the following devices: iPhone 7 or later, iPad 2018 (6th generation) or later.

For the best experience with Teams, use the latest version of iOS and Android.