Kaspersky Internet Security 2016 System Requirements



Kaspersky Internet Security 2016


Kaspersky Internet Security 2016 System Requirements

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2016 Dec 28 ID: 12140

General requirements

  • 480 MB of free disk space
  • CD/DVD drive (when installing from a CD)
  • Internet connection (for activation and updates)
  • Pointing device (mouse, touchscreen, or other)
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 8.0 or later
  • Microsoft Windows Installer 3.0 or later 
  • Microsoft .Net Framework 4

Netbook requirements

  • Intel Atom processor 1.6 GHz and faster
  • Intel GMA950 video card (or better) with at least 64 MB of memory (or compatible equivalent)
  • Screen resolution of at least 1024×576.

Compatible web browsers

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 and later*
  • Microsoft Edge** 
  • Mozilla Firefox 38.x — 42.x
  • Google Chrome 41.x — 47.x

Operating systems

  • Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition / Professional SP3 (32-bit) / SP2 (64-bit)***
    • Intel Pentium 1 Ghz or faster (or compatible equivalent)
    • 512 MB available RAM
  • Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic / Home Premium / Business / Ultimate SP2 or later (32/64-bit)***
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Starter / Home Basic / Home Premium / Professional / Ultimate / Enterprise SP1 or later (32/64-bit)***
  • Microsoft Windows 8 / Pro / Enterprise (32/64-bit)***
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 (Windows 8.1 Update) / Pro / Enterprise (32/64-bit)***
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Home / Pro / Enterprise TH2 (32/64-bit)***
    • Intel Pentium 1 Ghz or faster (or compatible equivalent)
    • 1 GB (32-bit) / 2 GB (64-bit) available RAM

*With limited functionality of the application. Microsoft Internet Explorer 10 and 11 with the new Windows user interface style are not supported. To access My Kaspersky portal, we recommend using Microsoft Internet Explorer 9.0 or later. 

**Secure Keyboard Input and the Kaspersky Protection extension functionality are not supported in Microsoft Edge.

***A number of features is restricted on 64-bit operating systems

Installation Assistant is not available for dynamic drives.

Webcam access protection is provided only for compatible webcam models.


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