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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 October 30, 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 quite high, and a gaming laptop with a new graphics processing unit is required for successfully running RDR2. 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 150gb of hard drive space is required, 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
NH.Q7YAA.004
$1,188.00
ASUS TUF506IV-AS76
ASUS TUF506IV-AS76
AMD Ryzen 7 4800H
$1,185.63
ASUS ROG Strix G15
ASUS ROG Strix G15
G512LW-ES76
$1,499.00
Alienware m17 R3
Alienware m17 R3
Intel Core i7-10750H
$2,249.00
$2,017.31
CUK MSI GS75
CUK MSI GS75
LT-MS-0410-CUK-002
$3,299.99
ASUS ROG
ASUS ROG
GU502GW-AH76
$1,968.13
$1,949.99
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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 Legion 5
Lenovo Legion 5
82B1000AUS
$999.99
ASUS UX534FTC-AS77
ASUS UX534FTC-AS77
Intel Core i7-10510U
$1,155.70
$1,155.68
Lenovo Ideapad L340
Lenovo Ideapad L340
81LK00HDUS
$969.99
$851.99
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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.