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Best laptops for Baldur's Gate 3

Baldur's Gate 3 is an adventure game developed and published by Larian Studios in LL. Gather your party, and return to the Forgotten Realms in a tale of fellowship and betrayal, sacrifice and survival, and the lure of absolute power.

System Requirements

System requirements for desktop computers as stated by the developer. Updated on October 28, 2020.

Minimum:
  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 7 SP1 64-bit
  • Processor: Intel i5-4690 / AMD FX 4350
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 780 / AMD Radeon R9 280X
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 150 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: Default API is Vulkan 1.1. Directx11 API also provided. The minimum requirements might decrease over the course of Early Access, as performance improves.
Recommended:
  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 10 64-bit
  • Processor: Intel i7 4770k / AMD Ryzen 5 1500X
  • Memory: 16 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 1060 6GB / AMD RX580
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 150 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: Default API is Vulkan 1.1. Directx11 API also provided. The recommended requirements might decrease over the course of Early Access, as performance improves.

Baldur's Gate 3 Laptop Requirements

The system requirements are high, and a gaming laptop with a new graphics processing unit is vital for successfully running BG3. GeForce GTX 1070 or better mobile GPU is required.

16gb is a high amount of RAM, which has to be taken to account when choosing a laptop. 8gb is enough if you only want to meet the minimum requirements.

Also, note that at least 150gb of hard drive space is required, so make sure that your laptop has enough space for your needs.

Best Gaming Laptops for BG3

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
$1,096.99
ASUS TUF506IV-AS76
ASUS TUF506IV-AS76
AMD Ryzen 7 4800H
$1,185.63
ASUS ROG Strix G15
ASUS ROG Strix G15
G512LW-ES76
$1,499.99
$1,498.00
ASUS ROG Strix Scar 17
ASUS ROG Strix Scar 17
G732LWS-DS76
$2,179.99
ASUS ROG Zephyrus G15
ASUS ROG Zephyrus G15
GA502IV-XS76
$1,399.99
$1,399.00
Alienware m17 R3
Alienware m17 R3
Intel Core i7-10750H
$2,249.00
$2,036.59
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Budget Laptops for BG3

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 Legion 5
Lenovo Legion 5
82B1000AUS
$999.99
Lenovo Legion Y540
Lenovo Legion Y540
81SX012TUS
$1,029.99
ASUS ROG Strix G
ASUS ROG Strix G
GL531GU-WB53
$1,199.99
$989.00
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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.