Adobe Photoshop CS5 News: Adobe Photoshop CS5 System Requirements
The video graphics card system requirements for Adobe Photoshop CS5.1 and the Creative Suite 5.5 have not changed from those of Photoshop CS5.
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Adobe has not yet posted anything regarding graphics cards tested for CS5. I have requests out to Adobe for an update to the old page showing Adobe Tested Graphics Cards for CS4. That page is out-of-date.
I will update this post as soon as I have any newer information on graphics cards for CS5.
Older news: New GPU Video Acceleration Technologies that Adobe is developing, theoretically to be incorporated in Adobe CS5 Photoshop are being demo’ed by Adobe video specialist Dennis Radeke in what he calls a Technology Sneak Peek: Adobe® Mercury Playback Engine (sic) of the “Genesis Project” regarding the new video developments by Adobe.