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Best Laptops for Rust

Rust is an indie adventure game developed and published by Facepunch Studios in 2018. The only aim in Rust is to survive. Everything wants you to die - the island’s wildlife and other inhabitants, the environment, other survivors. Do whatever it takes to last another night.

Laptop Requirements for Rust

The system requirements are quite demanding, and a gaming laptop with a new graphics processing unit is needed for successfully playing Rust.

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.

Windows System Requirements

Minimum:
  • Operating System: Windows 8.1 64bit
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-3770 / AMD FX-9590 or better
  • Memory (RAM): 10 GB RAM
  • Graphics Processing Unit: GTX 670 2GB / AMD R9 280 better
  • Storage space: 25 GB available space
Recommended:
  • Operating System: Windows 11 64bit
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-4790K / AMD Ryzen 5 1600
  • Memory (RAM): 16 GB RAM
  • Graphics Processing Unit: GTX 980 / AMD R9 Fury
  • Storage space: 25 GB available space

Best Windows Laptops for Rust

These laptops meet the recommended system requirements and let you enjoy the game on high graphics settings without lag and stutter.

ASUS TUF Dash 15
ASUS TUF Dash 15
FX517ZM-AS73
$1,149.99
ASUS ROG Strix Scar 15
ASUS ROG Strix Scar 15
G533ZW-AS94
$2,099.00
ASUS Zenbook Pro Duo 15
ASUS Zenbook Pro Duo 15
UX582ZM-XS99T
$2,750.00
ASUS TUF 15″
ASUS TUF 15″
FA507RM-ES73
$1,399.99
$1,079.99
ASUS ProArt StudioBook 16
ASUS ProArt StudioBook 16
H5600QM-AH78
$1,649.99
Razer Blade 14
Razer Blade 14
RZ09-0427NEA3-R3U1
$2,599.99
$2,089.00
MSI Raider GE77Hx 17″
MSI Raider GE77Hx 17″
RAIDERGE7712082
$3,799.00
$2,999.00
ASUS ROG Strix Scar 15
ASUS ROG Strix Scar 15
G533ZM-ES93
$1,799.99
$1,582.99
ASUS TUF 17″
ASUS TUF 17″
FA707RM-ES73
$1,399.99
$1,115.00
Alienware X17 R2
Alienware X17 R2
AWX17R2-9370WHT-PUS
$2,635.58
Razer Blade 15
Razer Blade 15
RZ09-0421NEG3-R3U1
$3,299.99
$2,699.99
Razer Blade 15
Razer Blade 15
RZ09-0421NED3-R3U1
$2,999.99
$2,599.99
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Budget Windows 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.

Acer Swift X 14″
Acer Swift X 14″
SFX14-41G-R1S6
$780.72
$779.99
Acer Nitro 5 AN517-54-79L1
Acer Nitro 5 AN517-54-79L1
NH.QF6AA.002
$1,049.99
MSI GF63 15″
MSI GF63 15″
$638.00
Lenovo Legion 5 15″
Lenovo Legion 5 15″
$879.00
Dell Inspiron 14 5420
Dell Inspiron 14 5420
4PRVF
$1,109.99
$998.88
Lenovo Legion 5 15″
Lenovo Legion 5 15″
$879.00
$839.00
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Mac System Requirements

Recommended:
  • Operating System: OS X El Capitan 10.11
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-4790K / AMD Ryzen 5 1600
  • Memory (RAM): 16 GB RAM
  • Graphics Processing Unit: GTX 980 / AMD R9 Fury
  • Storage space: 25 GB available space

Recommended Macbooks for Rust

These laptops meet the system requirements stated by the developer. Macbooks with M1 or M2 CPU may require Rosetta 2 to run the game.

Apple MacBook Pro 16” (2021)
Apple MacBook Pro 16” (2021)
MK193LL/A
$2,699.00
$2,199.00
Apple MacBook Pro 14” (2021)
Apple MacBook Pro 14” (2021)
MKGT3LL/A
$2,499.00
$1,999.00
Apple MacBook Pro 16” (2021)
Apple MacBook Pro 16” (2021)
MK183LL/A
$2,499.00
$2,099.00
Apple MacBook Pro 14” (2021)
Apple MacBook Pro 14” (2021)
MKGR3LL/A
$1,999.00
$1,899.00
Apple MacBook Pro 14” (2021)
Apple MacBook Pro 14” (2021)
MKGP3LL/A
$1,999.00
$1,899.00
Apple MacBook Pro 16” (2021)
Apple MacBook Pro 16” (2021)
MK1H3LL/A
$3,499.00
$2,999.00
Apple MacBook Pro 16” (2021)
Apple MacBook Pro 16” (2021)
MK1A3LL/A
$3,499.00
$3,199.99
Apple MacBook Pro 16” (2021)
Apple MacBook Pro 16” (2021)
MK1F3LL/A
$2,699.00
$2,449.99
Apple MacBook Pro 16″
Apple MacBook Pro 16″
Z14X000HR
$4,794.95
Apple MacBook Pro 16” (2021)
Apple MacBook Pro 16” (2021)
MK1E3LL/A
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$2,285.00
Apple MacBook MacBook Pro 16″
Apple MacBook MacBook Pro 16″
Z14X000HQ
$4,229.99
Apple MacBook Pro 16″
Apple MacBook Pro 16″
$3,299.00
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Rust technical specifications for laptopDeveloper's websiteRust on Steam
Updated on January 30, 2023.
These recommendations are based on technical details and requirements. We can't guarantee that the game will run on every laptop.