System requirements

Although Parrot is a lightweight OS, especially the Home and Architect editions, it's worthwhile checking your computer meets the minimum requirements so it works properly and you have a nice smooth experience when using the distro.

Minimum requirements

Home Edition

CPU: Dual core Processor or better
RAM: 2 GB
Storage: 16 GB available space

Security Edition

CPU: Dual core Processor or better
RAM: 8 GB
Storage: 40 GB available space

Architect Edition

CPU: Dual core Processor or better
RAM: 2 GB
Storage: 40 GB available space

CPU: Quad core Processor or better
RAM: 8 GB
Storage: 128 GB available space on SSD