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Best laptops for Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2 is an adventure game developed and published by Rockstar Games in December 2019. Winner of over 175 Game of the Year Awards and recipient of over 250 perfect scores, RDR2 is the epic tale of outlaw Arthur Morgan and the infamous Van der Linde gang, on the run across America at the dawn of the modern age. Also includes access to the shared living world of Red Dead Online.

System Requirements

System requirements for desktop computers as stated by the developer. Updated on March 25, 2020.

Minimum:
  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 7 - Service Pack 1 (6.1.7601)
  • Processor: Intel® Core™ i5-2500K / AMD FX-6300
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 770 2GB / AMD Radeon R9 280 3GB
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 150 GB available space
  • Sound Card: Direct X Compatible
Recommended:
  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 10 - April 2018 Update (v1803)
  • Processor: Intel® Core™ i7-4770K / AMD Ryzen 5 1500X
  • Memory: 12 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB / AMD Radeon RX 480 4GB
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 150 GB available space
  • Sound Card: Direct X Compatible

Red Dead Redemption 2 Laptop Requirements

The system requirements are high, and a gaming laptop with a modern graphics processing unit is vital for successfully playing RDR2. GeForce GTX 1070 or better mobile GPU is required.

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 150gb of disk space is needed, so make sure that your laptop has enough space for your needs.

Best Gaming Laptops for RDR2

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
$1,169.00
ASUS TUF
ASUS TUF
505DU-EB74
$1,099.99
$999.99
ASUS ROG Zephyrus M Thin
ASUS ROG Zephyrus M Thin
GU502GW-AH76
$1,699.99
CUK MSI GF65
CUK MSI GF65
LT-MS-0380
$1,123.99
ASUS ROG
ASUS ROG
G703GI-WS91K
$2,399.99
Alienware 17 R5 AW17R5
Alienware 17 R5 AW17R5
AW17R5-7811BLK-PUS
$1,498.88
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Budget Laptops for RDR2

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
$828.00
Acer Nitro 7
Acer Nitro 7
AN715-51-752B
$942.00
ASUS ROG G531GT
ASUS ROG G531GT
Intel Core i7-9750H
$976.00
$920.00
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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.