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Best laptops for Risen 2: Dark Waters

Risen 2: Dark Waters is a role-playing game developed by Piranha Bytes and published by THQ Nordic in 2012. Set several years after the end of Risen, raging titans have devastated the world and pushed humanity to the brink of existence. Subsequently, monstrous creatures have risen from the watery depths of the sea and their attacks have brought all seafaring to a grinding halt.

System Requirements

System requirements for desktop computers as stated by the developer. Updated on October 28, 2020.

Minimum:
  • OS: Windows XP (with Servicepack 2)
  • Processor: Dual Core with 2.1 GHz
  • Memory: 2 GB System RAM
  • Hard Disk Space: 5.5 GB
  • Video Card: 512 MB Radeon 3870 / GeForce 8800 GTX
  • DirectX®: 9.1c
  • Sound: DirectX compatible soundcard
  • Additional: Keyboard/mouse or gamepad required Internet Connection required for online activation
Recommended:
  • OS: Windows XP (with Servicepack 3), Windows Vista (with Servicepack 1), Windows 7
  • Processor: Dual Core with 3 GHz
  • Memory: 4 GB System RAM
  • Video Card: 1024 MB Radeon 4890 / GeForce GTX 260

Risen 2: Dark Waters Laptop Requirements

The system requirements are lightweight; almost any new laptops will work for playing R2:DW.

The RAM requirement of 4gb is easily met, though 2gb is enough to meet the minimum requirements.

Best Gaming Laptops for R2:DW

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
$1,199.99
$1,096.99
Lenovo Flex 14 2-in-1
Lenovo Flex 14 2-in-1
81SS000DUS
$669.98
$667.50
HP Envy x360
HP Envy x360
6EH45UAR#ABA
$619.99
Lenovo Legion 5
Lenovo Legion 5
82B1000AUS
$999.99
ASUS TUF
ASUS TUF
FA506IH-AS53
$827.96
$813.12
Dell Inspiron 13 7000 2-in-1
Dell Inspiron 13 7000 2-in-1
I7375-A439GRY-PUS
$699.99
$628.00
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Budget Laptops for R2:DW

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 3
Lenovo IdeaPad 3
81W0003QUS
$449.99
ASUS F512DA-EB51
ASUS F512DA-EB51
AMD Ryzen 5 3500U
$559.50
HP 17-BY105
HP 17-BY105
Intel Core i5-8265U
$849.00
$619.00
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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.