Find the best laptop for DayZ

Best laptops for DayZ

DayZ is an adventure game produced and distributed by Bohemia Interactive in December 2018. The post-soviet country of Chernarus is struck by an unknown virus, turning the majority population into frenzied infected. Fighting over resources has bred a hostile mentality among survivors, driving what’s left of humanity to collapse. You are one of the few immune to the virus - how far will you go to survive?

System Requirements

System requirements for desktop computers as set by the developer. Updated on October 18, 2019.

Minimum:
  • OS: Windows 7/8.1 64-bit
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-4430
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 or AMD R9 270X
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 16 GB available space
  • Sound Card: DirectX®-compatible
Recommended:
  • OS: Windows 10 64-bit
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-6600K or AMD R5 1600X
  • Memory: 12 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 or AMD RX 580
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 25 GB available space
  • Sound Card: DirectX®-compatible

DayZ Laptop Requirements

The system requirements are quite tough, and a gaming laptop with a new graphics processing unit is required for successfully playing DayZ. GeForce GTX 1070 or better mobile GPU is needed.

12gb 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.

Notice that at least 16gb of hard drive space is necessary, which has to be noted if you install many games.

Best Gaming Laptops for DayZ

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
PH315-52-78VL
$1,199.99
$1,099.00
ASUS TUF
ASUS TUF
505DU-EB74
$1,099.99
$1,067.00
ASUS ROG Strix Scar II
ASUS ROG Strix Scar II
GL504GW-DS74
$1,999.99
$1,499.99
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Budget Laptops for DayZ

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

Lenovo Ideapad L340
Lenovo Ideapad L340
81LK00HDUS
$709.50
$709.00
MSI GL63 8SC-059
MSI GL63 8SC-059
GL63 8SC-059
$799.99
Acer Nitro 5 AN515
Acer Nitro 5 AN515
AN515-53-55G9
$674.88
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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.