Choosing the right license

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Helicon Focus is a shareware program. You can evaluate a fully functional version for 30 days. Once the trial period is over the program will add promotional text to the resulting image and will limit its resolution to 4 Mpixels unless you register the program.

There are three types of Helicon Focus license packages available - Helicon Focus Lite, Helicon Focus Pro package and Helicon Focus Premium package. When you purchase Helicon Focus you will receive an email with the activation code. There's no special installer for each of Helicon Focus license - no matter which license you purchase, please download the latest version of the program from our Downloads page. Entering of the activation code (online registration) unlocks the license you have purchased.

A registered copy may be installed on up to four computers, as long as only one copy is used at the same time. A single license allows unlimited hardware upgrades and/or transfers to other computers.

Pro package
Premium package
16-bit precision
Unlimited stack length
Dust map support
RAW development
Smooth interaction with Lightroom
Text/scale bar
Command line support
Multi-core processing
Advanced interpolators
Helicon Remote desktop (Win/Mac OS)
Specialized retouching tools
OpenCL hardware acceleration
Batch mode and stack autosplitting
Folder monitor
RAW-in-DNG-out mode
Depth map saving
3D model generation
2D micropanorama
Helicon Remote mobile (Android, iOS)
one year license $30 $55 $65
lifetime license $115 $200 $240
You are welcome to visit our online store to learn more about purchasing our products.

Hardware requirements

The recommended system configuration is:

  • 4 core processor or higher
  • 16 Gb RAM or higher
  • Resolution 1920 x 1080 or more

Minimum system requirements are:

  • 64-bit OS
  • 2 GHz processor
  • 4 Gb RAM
  • Resolution 1280 x 1024

Here you can find full text of EULA.