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Best Laptops for StarCraft

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Laptop Requirements for StarCraft

The system requirements are lightweight; nearly any new laptop will work for playing StarCraft.

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

Windows System Requirements

Minimum:
  • Operating System: Windows® 7 / Windows® 8 / Windows® 10
  • Processor: Intel® Pentium® D or AMD™ Athlon™ 64 X2
  • Graphics Processing Unit: NVIDIA® GeForce; 6800 (256 MB) or ATI™ Radeon™ X1600 Pro (256 MB) or better
  • Memory (RAM): 2 GB RAM
  • Storage space: 8 GB HD space
  • Input: Keyboard and mouse
  • Screen resolution: 1024 x 768 minimum display resolution
Recommended:
  • Operating System: Windows® 10 64-bit
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo E6600 (2.4 GHz) or AMD Athlon 64 X2 5000+ (2.6 GHz) or better
  • Graphics Processing Unit: NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GT (512 MB) or ATI Radeon HD 4850 (512 MB) or better
  • Memory (RAM): 4 GB RAM
  • Storage space: 8 GB HD space
  • Input: Keyboard and mouse
  • Screen resolution: 1024 x 768 minimum display resolution

Best Windows Laptops for StarCraft

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

Acer Aspire Vero AV15-51-5155 Green
Acer Aspire Vero AV15-51-5155 Green
NX.AYCAA.001
$699.99
$609.96
MSI THINGF6312066 15″
MSI THINGF6312066 15″
$1,198.60
$999.00
Lenovo IdeaPad 15″
Lenovo IdeaPad 15″
82SB0001US
$899.99
$649.99
ASUS TUF Dash 15
ASUS TUF Dash 15
FX517ZM-AS73
$1,149.99
$1,129.99
HP Pavilion 15
HP Pavilion 15
15-eg0025nr
$944.99
$770.29
ASUS ROG Strix G16
ASUS ROG Strix G16
G614JV-AS73
$1,679.97
$1,399.99
ASUS ROG Strix Scar 15
ASUS ROG Strix Scar 15
G533ZW-AS94Q
$2,049.99
$1,699.99
Lenovo Yoga 7i 2-in-1 16″
Lenovo Yoga 7i 2-in-1 16″
$793.00
$629.88
ASUS ZenBook Flip S13
ASUS ZenBook Flip S13
UX371EA-XH76T
$1,549.99
$1,179.97
Lenovo ENOVO Yoga 7i 2-in-1 14″
Lenovo ENOVO Yoga 7i 2-in-1 14″
82QE
$1,149.00
LG gram 14″
LG gram 14″
14T90Q-K.AAB6U1
$960.80
$959.00
ASUS ROG Strix G16
ASUS ROG Strix G16
G614JI-AS94
$1,999.99
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Budget Windows Laptops for StarCraft

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 Aspire Vero AV15-51-75QQ Green
Acer Aspire Vero AV15-51-75QQ Green
NX.AYCAA.002
$586.00
Acer Aspire Vero AV15-51-7617 Green
Acer Aspire Vero AV15-51-7617 Green
NX.AYCAA.006
$699.99
$553.01
Dell Inspiron 15 3000 Series
Dell Inspiron 15 3000 Series
3511
$608.76
$575.00
Lenovo IdeaPad 3i 15″
Lenovo IdeaPad 3i 15″
82RK0017US
$649.99
$572.99
HP 17-cn0025nr
HP 17-cn0025nr
$639.99
$499.99
HP Pavilion x360 14″
HP Pavilion x360 14″
14-dw1025nr
$582.00
$499.99
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Mac System Requirements

Recommended:
  • Operating System: macOS® 10.15 (latest version)
  • Processor: Intel Core i3 or better
  • Graphics Processing Unit: NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M or ATI Radeon HD 5670 or better
  • Memory (RAM): 4 GB RAM
  • Storage space: 8 GB HD space
  • Input: Keyboard and mouse
  • Screen resolution: 1024 x 768 minimum display resolution

Recommended Macbooks for StarCraft

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 MacBook Pro 13″
Apple MacBook MacBook Pro 13″
MNEH3LL/A
$1,249.00
Apple MacBook MacBook Air 13″
Apple MacBook MacBook Air 13″
MLY33LL/A
$1,198.76
Apple MacBook MacBook Air 13″
Apple MacBook MacBook Air 13″
MLXW3LL/A
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$1,198.56
Apple MacBook MacBook Air 13″
Apple MacBook MacBook Air 13″
MLY23LL/A
$1,467.74
Apple MacBook Pro 13” (2017)
Apple MacBook Pro 13” (2017)
MPXQ2LL/A-A-R
$465.00
$419.55
Apple MacBook MacBook Pro 13″
Apple MacBook MacBook Pro 13″
Z16S4LL/A
$1,699.00
Apple MacBook Pro 16” (2021)
Apple MacBook Pro 16” (2021)
MK183LL/A
$2,499.00
$1,999.97
Apple MacBook Pro 15” (2018)
Apple MacBook Pro 15” (2018)
$755.95
Apple MacBook Pro 16” (2021)
Apple MacBook Pro 16” (2021)
MK193LL/A
$2,699.00
$2,399.00
Apple MacBook Pro 14” (2021)
Apple MacBook Pro 14” (2021)
MKGP3LL/A
$1,959.00
Apple MacBook Pro 13” (2017)
Apple MacBook Pro 13” (2017)
5MPXV2LL/A-R
$627.94
$627.93
Apple MacBook Pro 15” (2016)
Apple MacBook Pro 15” (2016)
MLH32LL/A-cr
$670.84
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Updated on March 27, 2023.
These recommendations are based on technical details and requirements. We can't guarantee that the game will run on every laptop.