Be sure your graphics card is up to date for best performance!
After Effects CS3, CS4, CS5, CS5.5, CS6, CC
Mac (10.5+) and Windows
PNG 8-bit and 16-bit
AE Layers can also be used up to 32bpc
GRAPHICS CARD REQUIREMENTS:
Nvidia and ATI, minimun 512MBs of memory.
Nvidia GeForce 8800, and9000 Series
Nvidia GeForce 200, 300, 400, 500, 600 Series
Nvidia Quadro FX Series 4000 and better.
ATI 3870 and better on Windows
ATI HD Series on Mac
C4D FILE SUPPORT:
Requires Cinema 4D R12 and newer to import inside Element.
RENDER FARM SUPPORT
It is possible to use Element on a network render farm but we do not recommend or support it because inconsistencies of GPU rendering. Since Element renders with impressive speed on a single GPU it is ideal to pre-render any 3D elements before pushing to the render farm.