Latest VNC® Connect releases

This page highlights recent improvements we've made to the package you download to computers you want to control, consisting of VNC Server and supporting programs.


VNC Connect 6.5.0

Key Features

  • NEW: Support High-speed streaming even when peer-to-peer connectivity is not available via a new UDP relay service.
  • Improve reliability of connection establishment.
  • Improve performance particularly in scenarios with high packet loss and latency.
  • Improve detection of display capture failures on Windows, switching to an alternative capture method where possible.
  • Improve styling of the menu bar icon on Mac to better match the system theme.
  • Add the ability to limit display capture to a single monitor on Linux using the “Monitor” parameter.

VNC Connect 6.4.1

Key features

  • High-speed streaming for iOS and Android devices
  • Easier Enterprise subscriber sign in, no need for license keys
  • Clearer credential entry prompts in VNC Viewer
  • Added 'VNC Connect by RealVNC' naming
  • Updated Privacy Policy

VNC Connect 6.4.0

Key features

  • High-speed streaming, for real-time performance without comprising on picture quality
  • Prevent cloud connections being relayed
  • Various fixes and improvements


VNC Connect 6.3.2

Key features

  • Mandatory 2FA for RealVNC accounts
  • Screen blanking for Windows 8 and 10
  • Interactive system authentication for Mac/Linux


VNC Connect 6.3.1

Key features

  • General maintenance release


VNC Connect 6.3.0

Key features

  • Support for Ubuntu 18.04
  • Enhancements to the smartcard / certificate store authentication scheme



VNC Connect 6.2.0

Key features

  • Support for Brazilian Portuguese
  • Integration with the system Xorg server for Virtual Mode under Linux
  • VNC Viewer no longer bundled

VNC Connect 6.1.0

Key features

  • Multi-factor authentication
  • Team management enhancements
  • Categorise computers using labels in VNC Viewer

Upgrade to the latest version

We encourage all our customers to upgrade to the latest version to take advantage of new features, improvements, security enhancements and bug fixes. If you have update notifications turned on in VNC Server, you'll be automatically informed when a release becomes available.

All customers with active subscriptions or maintenance contracts are entitled to download and use the latest version of VNC Connect at no additional cost. If you are using an older version of RealVNC remote access software without an active maintenance contract, you can start a free trial of VNC Connect, or get in touch with us if you have any questions about upgrade and support.