Scarlett 3rd Gen Operating System Compatibility

Applies to: Third Generation Scarlett Range

Scarlett: Solo, 2i2, 4i4, 8i6, 18i8, 18i20.

This article details the operating systems that have been fully tested and are supported/not supported, with the 3rd Generation of Scarlett interfaces:

Fully supported:


- Windows 7.

- Windows 8.1.

- Windows 10.


- macOS 10.13.6 High Sierra.

- macOS 10.14.5+ Mojave.

- macOS 10.15 Catalina

Not tested but operating systems that should work:

- macOS Sierra 10.12.6.

- OSX El Capitan 10.11.6.

- OSX Yosemite 10.10.5

Systems with known issues or no support:

- OSX Mavericks 10.9.5 Potential discovery issues with Focusrite Control.

- OSX Mountain Lion 10.8.5 and below are not supported (10.7, 10.6, etc.).

- Windows Vista and below are not supported.

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