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Best laptops for Sid Meier's Civilization V

Sid Meier's Civilization V is a strategy game developed by Firaxis Games and published by 2K in 2010. Create, discover, and download new player-created maps, scenarios, interfaces, and more!

System Requirements

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

Minimum:
  • OS: Windows® Vista SP2/ Windows® 7
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo 1.8 GHz or AMD Athlon X2 64 2.0 GHz
  • Memory: 2GB RAM
  • Graphics:256 MB ATI HD2600 XT or better, 256 MB nVidia 7900 GS or better, or Core i3 or better integrated graphics
  • DirectX®: DirectX® version 9.0c
  • Hard Drive: 8 GB Free
  • Sound: DirectX 9.0c-compatible sound card
  • Note: Optimized for the touch-screen Ultrabook™ device
Recommended:
  • OS: Windows® Vista SP2/ Windows® 7
  • Processor: 1.8 GHz Quad Core CPU
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: 512 MB ATI 4800 series or better, 512 MB nVidia 9800 series or better
  • DirectX®: DirectX® version 11
  • Hard Drive: 8 GB Free
  • Sound: DirectX 9.0c-compatible sound card
  • Note: Optimized for the touch-screen Ultrabook™ device

Sid Meier's Civilization V Laptop Requirements

The system requirements are lightweight; almost any modern laptops will work for playing SMC5.

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

Also, note that at least 8gb of disk space is needed.

Best Gaming Laptops for SMC5

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
$1,129.99
ASUS TUF
ASUS TUF
505DU-EB74
$1,099.99
$999.99
Dell Inspiron 7000
Dell Inspiron 7000
Intel Core i5-8265U
$610.00
HP 7NZ97UA
HP 7NZ97UA
15-dy1771ms
$718.00
HP Envy X360
HP Envy X360
HPENVY360R58GBCCK3
$789.00
Lenovo ThinkPad T480
Lenovo ThinkPad T480
20L5000WUS-16-512
$998.98
$990.00
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Budget Laptops for SMC5

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 Flex 14 2-in-1
Lenovo Flex 14 2-in-1
81SS000DUS
$559.99
Acer Aspire 5
Acer Aspire 5
A515-43-R19L
$477.27
$468.75
Lenovo Yoga 710
Lenovo Yoga 710
80V50010US
$576.00
$559.00
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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.