TONEX for Mac/PC Specs

Training time table for modern computers

OS Training done by Expected performance Examples of training times on modern computers
Fast Default Advanced
Windows CPU-only 1x (baseline) 30-40 min 45-70 min 190-210 min
macOS (M1, M1Pro, M1Ultra) CPU-only 3x - 5x 5-15 min 10-30 min 105-120 min
Windows NVIDIA GPU* 10x 2:30-5 min 5-10 min 15-25 min

Simultaneous use of other apps can increase training times.

*NVIDIA GPU models will require Maxwell architecture or newer to to be utilized by TONEX.

System Requirements

TONEX for Mac/PC

TONEX for Mac/PC is a 64-bit application and requires a 64 bit CPU and Operating System.


Intel: Intel® Core™ i3 (Core i5 recommended for Modeler), macOS® 10.11 (macOS® 11 Big Sur required for Modeler), 4 GB of RAM, 6 GB of hard drive space

Apple Silicon: Apple M1, macOS® 11, 4 GB of RAM, 6 GB of hard drive space. TONEX is a native Apple Silicon application.

Supported Plug-in formats : Audio Units, VST 2, VST 3, AAX.


Intel: Intel® Core™ i3 or equivalent CPU (Core i5 recommended for Modeler), Windows® 10, 4 GB of RAM, 6 GB of hard drive space, NVIDIA GPU with Maxwell or newer architecture is recommended to reduce training times (eg. GeForce GT 750 or higher).

Supported Plug-in formats (64-bit): VST 2, VST 3, AAX.

Internet connection is required to authorise the application and access ToneNET.

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