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Best laptops for Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI

Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI is a strategy game developed by Firaxis Games and published by 2K in 2016. Civilization VI offers new ways to interact with your world, expand your empire across the map, advance your culture, and compete against history’s greatest leaders to build a civilization that will stand the test of time. Play as one of 20 historical leaders including Roosevelt (America) and Victoria (England).

System Requirements

System requirements for desktop computers as stated by the developer. Updated on April 13, 2021.

Minimum:
  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 7x64 / Windows 8.1x64 / Windows 10x64
  • Processor: Intel Core i3 2.5 Ghz or AMD Phenom II 2.6 Ghz or greater
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: 1 GB & AMD 5570 or nVidia 450 or Intel Integrated Graphics 530
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 12 GB available space
  • Sound Card: DirectX Compatible Sound Device
  • Additional Notes: Initial installation requires one-time Internet connection for Steam authentication; software installations required (included with the game) include Steam Client, Microsoft Visual C++ 2012 and 2015 Runtime Libraries, and Microsoft DirectX. Internet connection and acceptance of Steam™ Subscriber Agreement required for activation. See www.steampowered.com/agreement for details.
Recommended:
  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 7x64 / Windows 8.1x64 / Windows 10x64
  • Processor: Fourth Generation Intel Core i5 2.5 Ghz or AMD FX8350 4.0 Ghz or greater
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: 2GB & AMD 7970 or nVidia 770 or greater
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 12 GB available space
  • Sound Card: DirectX Compatible Sound Device

Sid Meier’s Civilization® VI Laptop Requirements

The system requirements are ordinary, and it's preferred to have a gaming laptop with a modern graphics processing unit for successfully running SMC6. GeForce GTX 1660 Ti or better mobile GPU is required.

Most gaming laptops meet the RAM requirement of 8gb, though 4gb is enough to meet the minimum requirements.

Also, note that at least 12gb of hard drive space is required, which has to be noted if you install many games.

Best Gaming Laptops for SMC6

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

Lenovo Legion 5
Lenovo Legion 5
82B1000AUS
$999.99
Alienware m15 R3
Alienware m15 R3
AWm15-7272WHT-PUS
$1,650.00
$1,314.98
ASUS ROG Zephyrus G15
ASUS ROG Zephyrus G15
AMD Ryzen 9 4900HS
$1,481.89
$1,280.55
Acer Predator Helios 300
Acer Predator Helios 300
NH.Q7YAA.004
$1,472.00
$1,462.74
ASUS ROG Zephyrus G14
ASUS ROG Zephyrus G14
ASUS ROG
$1,338.00
Dell G3 15 3500
Dell G3 15 3500
G3 15 3500
$1,129.99
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Budget Laptops for SMC6

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.

ASUS TUF
ASUS TUF
FX505GT-AB73
$899.99
$839.00
Lenovo Ideapad L340
Lenovo Ideapad L340
81LK00HDUS
$969.99
$711.99
MSI GF75
MSI GF75
WSF-01
$799.00
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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.