Operating systems and recommended hardware

System requirements

WinCC Basic (TIA-Portal) V15.1

Supported Operating Systems

Windows 7 (64-bit)

Windows 10 (64-bit)

Windows Server (64-bit)

Hardware requirements
Siemens recommends SIMATIC Field PG programming devices as a powerful and rugged platform for WinCC  Engineering Software, especially when your engineering station is also used for commissioning, servicing and maintenance of your automation system.
Yet of course you can use any PC that meet the requirements below.

Feature

recommended

Processor

Core i5-6440M, 3.4 GHz

RAM

16 GB

HD

SD with at least 50 GB of free space

Screen resolution

1920 x1080 px


System requirements

WinCC Comfort / WinCC Advanced / WinCC Professional (TIA-Portal) ES V15.1

Supported Operating Systems

Windows 7 (64-bit)

Windows 10 (64-bit)

Windows Server (64-bit)

Hardware requirements
Siemens recommends SIMATIC Field PG programming devices as a powerful and rugged platform for WinCC Engineering Software, especially when your engineering station is also used for commissioning, servicing and maintenance of your automation system.
Yet of course you can use any PC that meet the requirements below

Feature

recommended

Prozcssor

Core i5-6440M, 3.4 GHz

RAM

16 GB

HD

SSD with at least 50 GB of free space

Screen resolution

1920 x1080 px


Compatibility Tool

The Compatibility Tool is a function provided by the Industry Online Support with which you can select compatible software products or check the compatibility of existing configurations.