MAX5 Control powered by WinMax

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Hurco Control Increases Customer Profitability

Nobody gets you from print to part faster than Hurco.

The integrated Hurco CNC control powered by WinMax® is the most versatile and intuitive control in the industry. More importantly, each feature has benefits that you can measure in terms of increased productivity, which leads to increased profitability.​

WinMax® Software | Conversational + NC Programming

Just like you, Hurco engineers are focused on continual improvement—they are driven to develop control technology that will make your business more profitable.
All of our new i-series machines have WinMax with lots of new features and UltiMotion​.​

See WinMax Features See System Requirements See Technical Specifications WinMax® Trial

Minimum System Requirements for Winmax Desktop

Operating SystemMicrosoft® Windows® 7 64 bit or newer version (32 bit OS is not supported)
CPU TypeIntel® Pentium® 4 or AMD Athlon™ 64 processor or better
Memory3 GB
Display Resolution1280 x 1024
Display CardDisplay adapter with DirectX® 9c or higher and Most Recent Video Drivers
Disk SpaceInstallation requires 1.0 GB of space
Pointing DeviceMS-Mouse compliant device or touchscreen
MediaDownload and installation from USB
.NET Framework.NET Framework Version 4.0
Visual C++ Redistributable2010, 2012, 2015
Install PermissionsLocal Administrator​
Recommended Monitor Resolution1920x1080

Additional Recommended Requirements for Large Programs and 3D Graphics Use

​Memory8 GB RAM or greater
Display Card

Stand Alone display adapter; 1GB VRAM or greater; workstation/gaming class graphics card.

CPU Type

Intel® i5 or AMD A10 Series Processor or Better

Hurco C​NC​ Control Technical Specifications

Dual Screen
Single Screen


MAX5 Console New-WinMax-Lathe-Single-Screen-Control


  • Dual monitors
  • Dedicated program and graphics screens
  • 19-inch color LCD
  • Touch screen
  • Adjustable tilt brightness
  • Single monitor
  • Toggle between program and graphics screens
  • 19-inch color LCD
  • Touch screen

Hard Drive​

128GB Solid State

RAM Memory



2.7GHz Dual Core Processor​

Input / Output

  • ​Two USB 2.0 port on the control console
  • Two USB 2.0 ports on the electrical cabinet
  • Gigabit Ethernet LAN port

Processing Speed

  • Dynamic variable look ahead capable of over 10,000 blocks (with UltiMotion)
  • Up to 4,000 bps processing




MAX5 Buttons
  • Power on / off
  • Emergency stop
  • Start / stop cycle
  • Feed Hold
  • One touch preset feed rate override, spindle RPM override, rapid override
  • Spindle on / off
  • Tool change (auto/manual)
  • Four button coolant select
  • Auto / manual machine mode
  • Single cycle mode
  • Auto interrupt cycle
  • Test run mode
  • Store position

Remote Jog


MAX5 Remote Jog  


MAX5 Keyboard
  • Easy to use
  • Ergonomically angled
  • Designed for industrial environment


The Hurco control is easy to service
  • Field replaceable module
  • Configuration auto-backup to flash drive for easy recovery
  • Remote diagnostics

Input Peripherals

  • ​Stylus pen for precise touch screen input
  • Full computer keyboard​

The Only Dual-Screen Control Console in the Industry

Hurco is the only CNC machining center that gives you the added benefit of a dual-screen control.
You can get the job done with a single screen, but the dual-screen makes everything faster and easier.