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Star Citizen is an incredibly ambitious space combat sim in which the plan is you can go anywhere, do anything, and be anyone. Pilot spaceships, farm for resources, race, even board a ship for first-person shooter action.
Star Citizen GPU Performance Comparison Graph

Star Citizen GPU Analysis
Comparing Star Citizen PC system requirements to all GPUs shows that Star Citizen is going to need a graphics card that is capable of DX 11 or OpenGL 4.00.

Star Citizen makes use of DX12.00 so a GPU with that capability could benefit from enhanced visuals.

To get the best visual graphical experience on Star Citizen, aim to have a GPU that has at least 4.096 GB GPU RAM.

Only top performance graphics cards currently available today, will probably allow you to play Star Citizen

We are advised that 6 year old graphics cards should be able to run Star Citizen , but there could be a few exceptions to this rule.

Note that most games do not officially support laptop graphics cards, but nowadays many laptop graphics solutions are capable of running modern games. Whether desktop graphics cards or laptop, try searching for your graphics card to compare against the Star Citizen graphics card requirements chart below.