Find the best laptop for Alan Wake

Best laptops for Alan Wake

Alan Wake is an adventure game developed and distributed by Remedy Entertainment in 2012. A Dark Presence stalks the small town of Bright Falls, pushing Alan Wake to the brink of sanity in his fight to unravel the mystery and save his love.

System Requirements

System requirements for desktop computers as stated by the developer. Updated on August 3, 2020.

Minimum:
  • OS: Windows XP SP2
  • Processor: Dual Core 2GHz Intel or 2.8GHz AMD
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Graphics: DirectX 10 compatible with 512MB RAM
  • DirectX®: 9.0c
  • Hard Drive: 8 GB HD space
  • Sound: DirectX 9.0c compatible
Recommended:
  • OS: Windows 7
  • Processor: Quad Core 2.66GHz Intel or 3.2GHz AMD
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: DirectX 10 compatible or later with 1GB RAM
  • DirectX®: 10
  • Hard Drive: 8 GB HD space
  • Sound: DirectX 9.0c compatible

Alan Wake Laptop Requirements

The system requirements are modest, but it's recommended to have a dedicated graphics processing unit for successfully running Alan Wake. GeForce GTX 580M or better mobile GPU is needed.

The RAM requirement of 4gb is easily met, but 2gb is enough to meet the minimum requirements.

Also, note that at least 8gb of storage space is required.

Best Gaming Laptops for Alan Wake

These laptops meet the recommended system requirements and let you enjoy the game on high graphics settings without lag and stutter.

Acer Predator Helios 300
Acer Predator Helios 300
NH.Q7YAA.004
$1,199.99
ASUS TUF
ASUS TUF
FX505GT-US52
$729.00
ASUS ZenBook 15
ASUS ZenBook 15
UX534FTC-AS77
$1,199.99
$1,131.67
Microsoft Surface Book 2
Microsoft Surface Book 2
OEM
$1,789.00
Microsoft Surface Book 2
Microsoft Surface Book 2
HN4-00001
$1,999.00
$1,399.00
ASUS ZenBook Duo UX481
ASUS ZenBook Duo UX481
UX481FL-XS74T
$1,499.99
$1,495.00
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Budget Laptops for Alan Wake

These cheaper options meet the minimum system requirements stated by the developer. You may need to lower the graphics settings or the in-game resolution to run the game smoothly.

Lenovo IdeaPad 3
Lenovo IdeaPad 3
81W0003QUS
$449.98
Lenovo Flex 14 2-in-1
Lenovo Flex 14 2-in-1
81SS000DUS
$719.00
ASUS VivoBook 15 Thin
ASUS VivoBook 15 Thin
F512DA-NH77
$549.99
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These recommendations are based on technical details and requirements. We can't guarantee that the game will run on every laptop.