Find the best laptop for DayZ

Best laptops for DayZ

DayZ is an adventure game developed and distributed by Bohemia Interactive in 2018. How long can you survive a post-apocalyptic world? A land overrun with an infected "zombie" population, where you compete with other survivors for limited resources. Will you team up with strangers and stay strong together? Or play as a lone wolf to avoid betrayal? This is DayZ – this is your story.

System Requirements

System requirements for desktop computers as stated by the developer. Updated on July 7, 2020.

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
  • Additional Notes: Internet connection
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
  • Additional Notes: Internet connection

DayZ Laptop Requirements

The system requirements are quite high, and a gaming laptop with a recent graphics processing unit is required for successfully playing DayZ. GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 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.

Also, note that at least 16gb of storage space is required, 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
PH315-52-710B
$1,499.99
$1,129.99
ASUS TUF
ASUS TUF
506IV-AS76
$1,299.99
$1,299.00
ASUS ROG Zephyrus M Thin
ASUS ROG Zephyrus M Thin
GU502GW-AH76
$2,199.99
$1,699.99
MSI GE75 Raider
MSI GE75 Raider
GE75008
$1,542.55
$1,448.00
ASUS ROG Zephyrus G15
ASUS ROG Zephyrus G15
GA502IV-XS76
$1,699.00
Alienware M17
Alienware M17
Intel Core i7-9750H
$1,803.65
$1,799.99
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Budget Laptops for DayZ

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 L340
Lenovo Ideapad L340
81LK00HDUS
$857.67
$738.01
Acer Nitro 5
Acer Nitro 5
AN515-54-51M5
$829.99
$746.74
HP Pavilion
HP Pavilion
7LP27UA#ABA
$879.00
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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.