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 September 23, 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 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.

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
NH.Q7YAA.004
$1,169.00
$1,152.23
ASUS TUF
ASUS TUF
FX505DV-ES74
$999.99
ASUS ROG Strix G15
ASUS ROG Strix G15
G512LW-ES76
$1,499.99
ASUS ROG
ASUS ROG
GU502GW-AH76
$2,199.99
$1,699.99
ASUS ROG Strix Scar 17
ASUS ROG Strix Scar 17
G732LWS-DS76
$2,199.99
$2,199.98
CUK MSI GF65 Thin
CUK MSI GF65 Thin
LT-MS-0274-CUK-003
$1,399.99
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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.

ASUS TUF
ASUS TUF
FA506IH-AS53
$849.00
$749.99
Acer Aspire 7
Acer Aspire 7
NH.Q8DAA.002
$899.99
MSI GF75 Thin
MSI GF75 Thin
10SCXR
$845.00
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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.