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A combat flight simulator video game, focused on the air battles of the Eastern Front during World War II. It is named after the Soviet Ilyushin Il-2 ground-attack fighter, which played a prominent role in this theatre. Along with its sequels, it is considered one of the leading World War II flight simulators. The original version of the game featured 31 flyable Soviet, German, American, British, French and Polish planes and an additional 40 non-flyable planes
IL-2 Sturmovik GPU Performance Comparison Graph

IL-2 Sturmovik GPU Analysis
Comparing IL-2 Sturmovik PC system requirements to all GPUs shows that IL-2 Sturmovik is going to need a graphics card that is capable of DX 9 or OpenGL 1.5.

IL-2 Sturmovik makes use of DX9.00 so a GPU with that capability could benefit from enhanced visuals.

To get the best visual graphical experience on IL-2 Sturmovik, aim to have a GPU that has at least 256 MB GPU RAM.

Most bottom end graphics cards currently available today, will probably allow you to play IL-2 Sturmovik

We are advised that 15 year old graphics cards should be able to run IL-2 Sturmovik , 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 IL-2 Sturmovik graphics card requirements chart below.