Star Citizen
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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 System Requirements
10 Sep 2019 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • 100 GB storage
 

Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Win 10 64
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-3770 4-Core 3.4GHz / AMD FX-8350
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon R9 290X or NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780
  • VRAM: 4GB
  • System Memory: 12 GB RAM
  • Storage: 100 GB Hard drive space
  • DirectX 12 Compatible Graphics Card
PC System Analysis For Star Citizen Requirements
Star Citizen is still in development but is currently one of the most demanding games on PC. Running on the high-end CryTek engine, Star Citizen's system requirements are very high. The sky is the limit here, so the better the graphics card and CPU you can throw at Star Citizen, the nicer it will look and the better the performance will be.The system requirements for Star Citizen are in a constant state of flux as development progresses. The latest high-end GeForce GTX 1000 Series or AMD's Radeon Fury graphics cards are needed to get Star Citizen looking its finest.
FPS System Benchmark
91 FPS
High
Graphics Card
How well optimised is Star Citizen for PC? Star Citizen is poorly optimized
3.3
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System Requirements Report for Star Citizen
Graphics Settings: High

GPU Performance: To summarise, Star Citizen works very well with a GeForce GTX 980 4GB. While it ca... [ Login for our full report ]

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Graphics [1920 x 1080]
RAM
16GB
10
This system has no obvious bottleneck for this game
Performance Report
Processor
Intel
Core i5-2500K 3.3GHz
AMD
Phenom II X4 940
Graphics
Nvidia
GeForce GTX 680
AMD
Radeon HD 7970
RAM
8GB
Processor
Intel
Core i7-3770 4-Core 3.4GHz
AMD
FX-8350
Graphics
Nvidia
GeForce GTX 780
AMD
Radeon R9 290X
RAM
12GB
Processor
Intel
Core i7-5960X 8-Core 3.0GHz
AMD
FX-9590
Graphics
Nvidia
GeForce GTX 980 4GB
AMD
Radeon R9 390
RAM
16GB
Max Playable Resolutions at 30 FPS
Graphics Setting Low Medium High Ultra
Resolution 3840 x 2160 3840 x 2160 3840 x 2160 3840 x 2160
Projected FPS Analysis
Screen Resolution
CPU
10
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GFX
GeForce GTX 980 4GB [1920 x 1080]
7.6
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RAM
16GB
10
Low Setting
Premium Only FPS
Medium Setting
Premium Only FPS
High Setting
Premium Only FPS
Ultra Setting
Premium Only FPS
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Star Citizen System Requirements
Intel CPU
AMD CPU
Nvidia Graphics Card
AMD Graphics Card
VRAM
RAM
OS
Direct X
HDD Space
GD Verdict
Minimum Requirements
Intel CPU
AMD CPU
Nvidia Graphics Card
AMD Graphics Card
VRAM
RAM
OS
Direct X
HDD Space
GD Verdict
Recommended Requirements
Intel CPU
AMD CPU
Nvidia Graphics Card
AMD Graphics Card
VRAM
RAM
OS
Direct X
HDD Space
GD Verdict
3 GB
6
12 GB
7.4
Win 10 64
DX 12
100 GB
FPS
Ultra Requirements
Intel CPU
AMD CPU
Nvidia Graphics Card
AMD Graphics Card
VRAM
RAM
OS
Direct X
HDD Space
GD Verdict
Average Frames Per Second
Low Setting
Premium Only FPS
Medium Setting
Premium Only FPS
High Setting
Premium Only FPS
Ultra Setting
Premium Only FPS

Star Citizen PC Release Date:

2020

Alternative Game Tags: Star Citizen, freelancer, wing commander, chris roberts, star citisen
Star Citizen vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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CPU
10%
Graphics Card
3%
RAM
11GB
31%
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