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.
How long can you survive a post-apocalyptic world? A land overrun with an infected "zombie" population, where you compete with other survivors for limited resources. Will you team up with strangers and stay strong together? Or play as a lone wolf to avoid betrayal? This is DayZ – this is your story.