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Oleg Maddox’s world famous IL-2 Sturmovik series of flight simulators continues to expand. The latest offering, IL-2 1946, adds 36 new planes, four new gigantic maps, over a hundred new ground objects, and nearly 200 new campaign missions. This new opus also includes all of the previous Il-2 series content. What years ago began as a one-aircraft study sim is now an astonishing anthology, with a whopping 229 flyable aircraft and over 300 aircraft total! Not to mention that players will have the opportunity to get a first glance at the future of the series arriving next year: Storm of War™ Battle of Britain via exclusive bonus videos.
IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946 GPU Performance Comparison Graph

IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946 GPU Analysis
Comparing IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946 PC system requirements to all GPUs shows that IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946 is going to need a graphics card that is capable of DX 9 or OpenGL 1.5.

To get the best visual graphical experience on IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946, aim to have a GPU that has at least 128 MB GPU RAM.

Most bottom end graphics cards currently available today, will probably allow you to play IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946

We are advised that 16 year old graphics cards should be able to run IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946 , 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: 1946 graphics card requirements chart below.