Find the best laptop for Starbound

Best laptops for Starbound

Starbound is an indie adventure game produced and published by Chucklefish in 2016. You’ve fled your home, only to find yourself lost in space with a damaged ship. Your only option is to beam down to the planet below, repair your ship and set off to explore the universe...

System Requirements

System requirements for desktop computers as set by the developer. Updated on October 20, 2019.

Minimum:
  • OS: Windows XP or later
  • Processor: Core 2 Duo
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Graphics: 256 MB graphics memory and directx 9.0c compatible gpu
  • DirectX: Version 9.0c
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 3 GB available space
Recommended:
  • OS: Windows XP or later
  • Processor: Core i3
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Discrete GPU capable of directx 9.0c
  • DirectX: Version 9.0c
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 4 GB available space

Starbound Laptop Requirements

The system requirements are light; nearly all new laptops will work for playing Starbound.

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

Notice that at least 3gb of storage space is necessary.

Best Gaming Laptops for Starbound

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
PH315-52-78VL
$1,199.99
$1,099.00
Lenovo Thinkpad E590
Lenovo Thinkpad E590
20KS003WUS-16-512
$703.85
$699.99
Dell Inspiron 15 5000 5570
Dell Inspiron 15 5000 5570
ms_i5570_CTO
$679.00
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Budget Laptops for Starbound

These cheaper options meet the minimum system requirements set by the developer. You may need to lower the graphics settings or the in-game resolution to run the game smoothly.

Acer Aspire E 15
Acer Aspire E 15
E5-576G-5762
$599.99
Dell Inspiron
Dell Inspiron
Dell I3567
$473.90
$464.97
MSI GL63 8RCS-060
MSI GL63 8RCS-060
GL63 8RCS-060
$699.00
$624.00
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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.