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Best laptops for XCOM: Enemy Unknown

XCOM: Enemy Unknown is a strategy game developed by Firaxis Games and Feral Interactive (Linux) and published by 2K and Feral Interactive (Linux) in 2012. The XCOM: Enemy Unknown - Slingshot Pack is Now Available!

System Requirements

System requirements for desktop computers as stated by the developer. Updated on December 14, 2019.

Minimum:
  • OS:Windows Vista
  • Processor:2 GHz Dual Core
  • Memory:2 GB RAM
  • Graphics:NVIDIA GeForce 8600 GT / ATI Radeon HD 2600 XT or greater
  • DirectX®:9.0
  • Hard Drive:20 GB HD space
  • Sound:DirectX Compatible
  • Other Requirements:Broadband Internet connection
  • Additional:Initial installation requires one-time internet connection for Steam authentication; software installations required (included with the game) include Steam Client, Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable, DirectX and Microsoft .NET 4.
Recommended:
  • OS:Windows 7
  • Processor:2 GHz Dual Core (Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4 GHz or Athlon X2 2.7 GHz)
  • Memory:4 GB RAM
  • Graphics:NVIDIA GeForce 9000 series / ATI Radeon HD 3000 series or greater
  • DirectX®:9.0
  • Hard Drive:20 GB HD space
  • Sound:DirectX Compatible
  • Other Requirements:Broadband Internet connection
  • Additional:Initial installation requires one-time internet connection for Steam authentication; software installations required (included with the game) include Steam Client, Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable, DirectX and Microsoft .NET 4.

XCOM: Enemy Unknown Laptop Requirements

The system requirements are lightweight; almost any modern laptops will work for playing X:EU.

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

Also, note that at least 20gb of disk space is needed, which has to be noted if you install many games.

Best Gaming Laptops for X:EU

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
$1,050.00
Lenovo Ideapad L340
Lenovo Ideapad L340
81LK00HDUS
$624.99
Acer Spin 3
Acer Spin 3
SP314-53N-77AJ
$799.99
$709.99
Lenovo Thinkpad E590
Lenovo Thinkpad E590
20KS003WUS-16-512
$684.99
MSI GF63 THIN 9SCX-615
MSI GF63 THIN 9SCX-615
GF63 THIN 9SCX-615
$729.00
$629.00
Dell Inspiron 15 5000 5570
Dell Inspiron 15 5000 5570
ms_i5570_CTO
$647.00
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Budget Laptops for X:EU

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.

Dell Inspiron
Dell Inspiron
Dell I3567
$403.00
$402.00
Dell Inspiron 15 5000
Dell Inspiron 15 5000
EF-XUN5-INS1
$589.00
HP 7QK06UA
HP 7QK06UA
17-BY1053DX
$579.99
$458.00
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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.