Come on board, make an impact!

Read our Rules and Policies before joining.

Instructions to participate

  1. Check your GPU compatibility (by skgiven).
  2. Download and install the required GPU drivers
  3. Download and install the BOINC client:
    • Get the latest BOINC Client Here (All versions Here)
  4. In BOINC, add the GPUGrid.net project, creating a new account if needed.
  5. BOINC should now be downloading and processing GPUGrid.net tasks!
  6. Stay updated with our progress by following us on facebook and twitter: Facebook Twitter

Configuring your participation

System requirements

GPUGRID is an entirely GPU-computing project. A system with at least one GPU is therefore necessary for contributing (by skgiven).

Minimum requirements

  • GPU: NVIDIA GTX275 (CC1.3) [check list]
  • CPU: 1.6GHz
  • RAM: 1GB (2GB for Vista, W7, Ubuntu)
  • HDD: 10GB free space, no more than 80% used (very important under windows)

Recommended requirements

  • GPU: NVIDIA GT650 to GTX690 (CC3.0) [check list]
  • CPU: 2.4GHz or higher
  • RAM: 4GB, 2GB+ free for Boinc
  • HDD: 20GB Free space or more, fast drive(s)

Supported OS

  • Linux 64-bit
  • Windows 32/64-bit

We recommend non-overclocked cards and up-to-date drivers.


Need help?