Find the best laptop for SC2

Best laptops for StarCraft II

StarCraft II is a game released. Wage war across the galaxy in this award-winning real-time strategy game from Blizzard Entertainment. Available for PC and Mac.

System Requirements

System requirements for desktop computers as stated by the developer. Updated on May 10, 2021.

Minimum:
  • Operating System: Windows® 7 / Windows® 8 / Windows® 10
  • Processor: Intel® Core™ 2 Duo or AMD Athlon™ 64 X2 5600+
  • Graphics Processing Unit: NVIDIA® GeForce® 7600 GT or ATI™ Radeon™ HD 2600 XT or Intel® HD Graphics 3000 or better
  • Memory (RAM): 2 GB RAM
  • Storage space: 30 GB available HD space
  • Screen resolution: 1024X768 minimum display resolution
Recommended:
  • Operating System: Windows® 10 64-bit
  • Processor: Intel® Core™ i5 or AMD FX Series Processor or better
  • Graphics Processing Unit: NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 650 or AMD Radeon™ HD 7790 or better
  • Memory (RAM): 4 GB RAM
  • Storage space: 30 GB available HD space
  • Screen resolution: 1024X768 minimum display resolution

StarCraft II Laptop Requirements

The system requirements are modest, but it's recommended to have a dedicated graphics processing unit for successfully playing SC2. GeForce GTX 860M or better mobile GPU is needed.

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

Also, note that at least 30gb of hard drive space is required, which is quite big if you plan to install many games.

Best Gaming Laptops for SC2

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
Intel Core i7-10750H
$1,349.99
Lenovo Legion 5
Lenovo Legion 5
82B1000AUS
$1,146.00
ASUS TUF
ASUS TUF
FX706LI-RS53
$849.99
Dell i3500-5552BLK-PUS
Dell i3500-5552BLK-PUS
Intel Core i5-10300H
$929.99
$754.98
Microsoft Surface Book 2
Microsoft Surface Book 2
OEM
$1,620.00
HP Pavilion
HP Pavilion
15-dk0020nr
$686.99
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Budget Laptops for SC2

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 F512DA-EB51
ASUS F512DA-EB51
AMD Ryzen 5 3500U
$499.99
HP 15-dy2021nr
HP 15-dy2021nr
2L8N8UA#ABA
$629.99
$599.99
Lenovo Flex 14 2-in-1
Lenovo Flex 14 2-in-1
81SS000DUS
$689.99
$686.49
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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.