Intel® Compilers Compatibility with Microsoft Visual Studio* and Xcode*

Published: 02/06/2020  

Last Updated: 10/01/2021

By Varsha Madananth

Intel compilers usually support the latest available update of Microsoft Visual Studio* and Xcode* or macOS* available at the release time.

Any update of Microsoft Visual Studio and Xcode or macOS that comes after the latest version of Intel compiler available at that time is not supported.The support for these newer versions will be available with the subsequent versions of Intel compilers.

The following table shows the history of intel compiler support with corresponding Microsoft Visual Studio and Xcode or macOS.

It is recommended to upgrade to the latest Intel compilers.

oneAPI Release

oneAPI Release

Intel® compiler version

macOS*

Latest version
of Xcode*
supported

Latest
version of Visual
Studio versions supported
Windows* version
2021.4 2021.4 mac OS* 11.5.1

Xcode*11.x,

Xcode 12.5
(Xcode 13 beta 4  - limited testing)

VS 2019 16.10.3 - full testing
VS 2019 16.11.2 - limited manual testing 
VS 2017 15.9.34
Microsoft Windows 10*
Microsoft Windows Server* 2019
2021.3 2021.3

macOS* 10.15

macOS 11.0, 11.2,11.3 Big Sur

Xcode*11,x,12.4
Core testing with Xcode 12.5

(C++ compiler only)

VS 2019

16.9.6

VS 2017

15.9

Microsoft Windows 10*
Microsoft Windows Server* 2019
2021.2 2021.2.1* NA NA

VS 2019

16.9.3

VS 2017 15.9

Microsoft Windows 10*
Microsoft Windows Server* 2019

Microsoft Windows Server* 2016

2021.2 2021.2.0

macOS* 10.15

macOS 11.0, 11.2 Big Sur

Xcode*11,x,12.4

(C++ compiler only)

VS 2019 16.8  (16.8.2)
VS 2019 16.9.0 Preview 3
VS 2017 15.9 (15.9.27)
 

Microsoft Windows 10*
Microsoft Windows Server* 2019

Microsoft Windows Server* 2016

2021.1 (Initial Release)

2021.1.1

2021.1.2

macOS* 10.15

macOS 11.0, 11.2 Big Sur

Xcode*11,x,12.2

(C++ compiler only)

VS 2017
15.9

VS 2019 16.7
16.8.0 Preview 5

 

 

Microsoft Windows 10*
Microsoft Windows Server* 2019

Microsoft Windows Server* 2016


“* 2021.2.1 only released for Windows*.  Please read RELEASE NOTES for information on how to download this Release.”

Parallel Studio XE Releases

 

Intel® compiler version

Parallel Studio XE version

macOS*

Latest version of Xcode* supported

Latest version of Visual Studio versions supported

Windows* version

19.1.3

PSXE 2020 Update 4

 

macOS 10.14, macOS 10.15 Xcode 10.x (C++ Compiler only), Xcode 11.x (C++ Compiler only) VS 2017 15.9
VS 2019
16.7.2
Windows 10, or Windows Server 2019 , Windows Server 2016
19.1.2
 

PSXE 2020 Update 2

macOS 10.14, macOS 10.15 Xcode 10.x (C++ Compiler only), Xcode 11.x (C++ Compiler only) VS 2017 15.9
VS 2019
16.7
Windows 10, or Windows Server 2019 , Windows Server 2016

19.1.1

PSXE 2020 Update 1

macOS 10.14, macOS 10.15

Xcode 10.x (C++ Compiler only), Xcode 11.x (C++ Compiler only)

VS 2017 15.9 VS 2019 16.4

Windows 10, or Windows Server 2019 , Windows Server 2016

19.1.0

PSXE 2020

macOS 10.14, macOS 10.15

Xcode 10.x, Xcode 11.2

VS 2017 15.9
VS 2019 16.3

Windows 10, or Windows Server 2019 , Windows Server 2016

19.0.5

PSXE 2019

macOS 10.13, macOS 10.14

Xcode 9.x , Xcode 10.3

VS 2017 15.9
VS 2019 16.2

Same as above

19.0.4

PSXE 2019

macOS 10.13, macOS 10.14

Xcode 9.x , Xcode 10.2

VS 2017 15.9
VS 2019 16.0

Same as above

19.0.3

PSXE 2019

macOS 10.13, macOS 10.14

Xcode 9.x , Xcode 10.1

VS 2015, VS 2017 15.9

Same as above

19.0.2

PSXE 2019

macOS 10.13, macOS 10.14

Xcode 9.x , Xcode 10

VS 2015, VS 2017 15.8

Same as above

19.0.1

PSXE 2019

macOS 10.13, macOS 10.14

Xcode 9.x , Xcode 10

VS 2015, VS 2017 15.8

 

 

19.0

PSXE 2019

macOS 10.13, macOS 10.14

Xcode 8.x , Xcode 9.4

VS 2015, VS 2017 15.7

Windows 7 Pro (SP1) (will be deprecated in future releases), Windows 10, or Windows Server 2012 (R2) , Windows Server 2016 (embedded editions not supported), Windows 8.x* is not supported

18.0.4

PSXE 2018

macOS 10.12, macOS 10.13

Xcode 8.x , Xcode 9.4

VS 2015, VS 2017 15.8

Same as above

18.0.3

PSXE 2018

macOS 10.12, macOS 10.13

Xcode 8.x , Xcode 9.3

VS 2015, VS 2017 15.6, 15.5, 15.4

Same as above

18.0.2

PSXE 2018

macOS 10.12, macOS 10.13

Xcode 8.x , Xcode 9.2

VS 2015, VS 2017 15.3

Same as above

18.0.1

PSXE 2018

macOS 10.12, macOS 10.13

Xcode 8.x , Xcode 9.1

VS 2015, VS 2017 15.3

Same as above

18.0.0

PSXE 2018

macOS 10.12, macOS 10.13

Xcode 8.x , Xcode 9.0

VS 2015 , VS 2017 15.2

Windows 7 (SP1), Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows® 10, or Windows Server 2012 (R2) (embedded editions not supported) , Windows Server 2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Product and Performance Information

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