DayZ System Requirements

Last updated: August 3rd, 2020

Can my PC run DayZ?

Test your PC for DayZ

Requires 64 bit processor and operating system.

  1. Right-click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen
  2. Click on the ‘System’ Tab in the pop-up menu
  3. Your computer’s CPU name will be displayed under ‘Device Specifications > Processor’

  1. Right-click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen
  2. In the opened menu click on ‘Device Manager’
  3. In ‘Device Manager’ click on the arrow next to ‘Display adapters’
  4. Under the drop-down, you will see the GPU that your computer is using

  1. Right-click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen
  2. Click on the ‘System’ Tab in the pop-up menu
  3. Your computer’s RAM will be displayed under ‘Device Specifications > Installed RAM’

  1. Right-click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen
  2. Click on the ‘System’ Tab in the pop-up menu
  3. You can see if Windows is 64 or 32 bit under ‘System type’
  4. You can see Windows version under ‘Windows edition’

DayZ Windows Requirements

Requires 64 bit processor and operating system.

DayZ system requirements for Windows
Minimum Requirements Recommended Requirements
OS
OS
Windows 7/8.1
OS
Windows 10
Processor
Processor
Intel Core i5-4430
Processor
Intel Core i5-6600K or AMD R5 1600X
Memory
Memory
8 GB
Memory
12 GB
Graphics
Graphics
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 or AMD R9 270X
Graphics
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 or AMD RX 580
DirectX
DirectX
Version 11
DirectX
Version 11
Storage
Storage
16 GB
Storage
25 GB
Sound Card
Sound Card
DirectX-compatible
Sound Card
DirectX-compatible
Additional Notes
Additional Notes
Internet connection
Additional Notes
Internet connection

DayZ minimum requirements for Windows assume having at least Windows 7/8.1 operating system. Your processor should be Intel Core i5-4430 or a more powerful one. The minimum RAM requirement is 8 GB. As for a graphics card, it should be NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 or AMD R9 270X, and it should support Direct X Version 11. You also have to have 16 GB free disk space to install the game.

If you go for recommended requirements for DayZ for Windows, your operating system should be Windows 10. Recommended CPU would be Intel Core i5-6600K or AMD R5 1600X CPU or equivalent. For RAM, it is recommended to have 12 GB or more. And video card — NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 or AMD RX 580. It should also support Direct X Version 11.

Buy DayZ

You can buy DayZ directly on Steam, or on one of the marketplaces below. Usually, games on marketplaces are much cheaper, and you can save up to 80%! Check prices below:

Currency Price
USA - U.S. Dollar $44.99
Euro €39,99 ~$47.28
Qatari Riyal 164.95 ر.ق ~$44.88
Polish Zloty 161,99 zł ~$43.45
New Zealand Dollar $59.99 ~$39.88
South Asia - U.S. Dollar $44.99
Swiss Franc CHF39.99 ~$43.87
Kuwaiti Dinar د.ك14.000 ~$45.80
South Korean Won ₩49,900 ~$41.86
Japanese Yen ¥5,200 ~$49.26
British Pound £33.99 ~$44.66
Israeli New Shekel ₪169.95 ~$49.89
Canadian Dollar $59.99 ~$44.64
Norwegian Krone 299,00 kr ~$32.95
CIS - U.S. Dollar $44.99
Ukrainian Hryvnia 999.00 ₴ ~$35.96
Russian Ruble 1.199,00 ₽ ~$16.17
Kazakhstani Tenge 14,999.00 〒 ~$35.50
Vietnamese Dong ₫1.000.000 ~$43.08
Thai Baht ฿1,299.00 ~$41.57
Singapore Dollar $49.99 ~$36.37
Philippine Peso ₱1,999.00 ~$40.67
Malaysian Ringgit RM159.99 ~$37.68
Indonesian Rupiah Rp550.000,00 ~$37.46
Uruguayan Peso $1.349,00 ~$31.67
Peruvian Nuevo Sol S/139.95 ~$39.76
Mexican Peso $599.00 ~$27.00
Costa Rican Colon ₡26.000,00 ~$44.43
Colombian Peso $129.900,00 ~$34.75
Chilean Peso $28.000 ~$36.96
Brazilian Real R$78,99 ~$15.18
Argentine Peso $1.099,99 ~$15.20
South African Rand R599.00 ~$35.27
Taiwan Dollar $1,299.00 ~$44.20
Hong Kong Dollar $299.99 ~$38.67
Turkish Lira ₺99,99 ~$14.31
Saudi Riyal ر.س159.00 ~$42.35
U.A.E. Dirham د.إ159.00 ~$43.25
Indian Rupee ₹2,799.00 ~$37.35
Chinese Yuan Renminbi ¥199.00 ~$28.50
Australian Dollar $59.99 ~$43.00

FAQs

Can I run DayZ?

You would be able to run DayZ on your PC if it meets minimum requirements below. You can also use our free test tool to check it!

Minimum requirements for Windows are:

  • OS: Windows 7/8.1
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-4430
  • Memory: 8 GB
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 or AMD R9 270X
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 16 GB
  • Sound Card: DirectX-compatible
  • Additional Notes: Internet connection

Can I play DayZ with 6 GB of RAM?

No, this is not enough to play DayZ. The minimum RAM is 8 GB.

Can DayZ run on 8 GB of RAM?

Yes, DayZ can run with 8 GB of RAM. It's a minimum requirement.

How much RAM does DayZ need?

You need at least 8 GB of RAM to run DayZ on PC, but 12 GB is recommended.

What processor do I need for DayZ?

Intel Core i5-4430 is a minimum requirement for PC to be able to run DayZ.

How many GB is DayZ?

At least 16 GB of disk space is required to install DayZ on your PC.

What graphics card do I need for DayZ?

You need NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 or AMD R9 270X or more powerful video card.

What version of Windows can I use to play DayZ?

Windows 7/8.1 or newer.

Does DayZ require a 64-bit OS and processor?

Yes, DayZ needs a 64-bit processor and operating system.

What DirectX do I need to run DayZ?

Version 11 or greater is necessary for this game.

Can I run DayZ on my laptop?

Yes, as long as it meets minimum requirements above.

When is DayZ release date?

DayZ release date is 13 December, 2018.

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