Find the best laptop for Rust

Best laptops for Rust

Rust is an indie adventure game developed and distributed by Facepunch Studios in 2018. The only aim in Rust is to survive - Overcome struggles such as hunger, thirst and cold. Build a fire. Build a shelter. Kill animals. Protect yourself from other players.

System Requirements

System requirements for desktop computers as stated by the developer. Updated on September 23, 2020.

Minimum:
  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 8.1 64bit
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-3770 / AMD FX-9590 or better
  • Memory: 10 GB RAM
  • Graphics: GTX 670 2GB / AMD R9 280 better
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 20 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: SSD is highly recommended or expect longer than average load times.
Recommended:
  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 10 64bit
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-4790K / AMD Ryzen 5 1600
  • Memory: 16 GB RAM
  • Graphics: GTX 980 / AMD R9 Fury
  • DirectX: Version 12
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 20 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: SSD is highly recommended.

Rust Laptop Requirements

The system requirements are quite high, and a gaming laptop with a recent graphics processing unit is required for successfully playing Rust. GeForce RTX 2060 or better mobile GPU is needed.

16gb is a high amount of RAM, which has to be taken to account when choosing a laptop. 10gb is enough if you only want to meet the minimum requirements.

Also, note that at least 20gb of storage space is required, which has to be noted if you install many games.

Best Gaming Laptops for Rust

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 Rust

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.

HP Pavilion
HP Pavilion
7KW86UA#ABA
$899.99
$847.00
ASUS TUF
ASUS TUF
ASUS VivoBook
$799.00
Acer Nitro 5
Acer Nitro 5
Intel Core i5-8300H
$819.00
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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.