Dead Cells System Requirements

Last updated: 5 February 2023

Curious if your PC can run Dead Cells? On this page you will find Dead Cells system requirements for PC (Windows, Mac and Linux). We constantly update our data to provide you with latest and most accurate requirements.

Test your PC to see if it will run Dead Cells or check system requirement details for CPU, operating system, graphics and sound cards, required disk space and more for each of the supported platforms.

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  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’

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Dead Cells Windows Requirements

Dead Cells system requirements for Windows
Minimum Requirements Recommended Requirements
OS
OS
Windows 7+
OS
Windows 7+
Processor
Processor
Intel i5+
Processor
Intel i5+
Memory
Memory
2 GB
Memory
4 GB
Graphics
Graphics
Graphics
Storage
Storage
500 MB
Storage
500 MB
Additional Notes
Additional Notes
DirectX 9.1+ or OpenGL 3.2+
Additional Notes
DirectX 9.1+ or OpenGL 3.2+

Dead Cells minimum requirements for Windows assume having at least Windows 7+ operating system. Your processor should be Intel i5+ or a more powerful one. The minimum RAM requirement is 2 GB. As for a graphics card, it should be Nvidia 450 GTS / Radeon HD 5750. You also have to have 500 MB free disk space to install the game.

If you go for recommended requirements for Dead Cells for Windows, your operating system should be Windows 7+. Recommended CPU would be Intel i5+ CPU or equivalent. For RAM, it is recommended to have 4 GB or more. And video card — Nvidia GTX 460 / Radeon HD 7800.

Dead Cells Mac Requirements

Dead Cells system requirements for Mac
Minimum Requirements Recommended Requirements
OS
OS
Mavericks 10.9
OS
Mavericks 10.9
Memory
Memory
2 GB
Memory
4 GB
Graphics
Graphics
OpenGL 3.2+
Graphics
OpenGL 3.2+
Storage
Storage
500 MB
Storage
500 MB
Additional Notes
Additional Notes
MacBook, MacBook Pro or iMac 2012
Additional Notes
MacBook, MacBook Pro or iMac 2012

As for Mac OS, Dead Cells requirements here start with Mavericks 10.9 operating system. 2 GB of RAM is required. Your graphics card should be OpenGL 3.2+. Finally, the game needs 500 MB of free disk space.

As for recommended OS, it is Mavericks 10.9. Plus, 4 GB of RAM. Your video card should be OpenGL 3.2+.

Dead Cells Linux Requirements

Dead Cells system requirements for Linux
Minimum Requirements Recommended Requirements
Memory
Memory
2 GB
Memory
4 GB
Graphics
Graphics
Graphics
Storage
Storage
500 MB
Storage
500 MB
Additional Notes
Additional Notes
OpenGL 3.2+
Additional Notes
OpenGL 3.2+

For RAM you need 2 GB or more. Graphics card should be Nvidia 450 GTS / Radeon HD 5750 or better. 15GB of free disk space is a must.

Add 4 GB or more of RAM to it. And make sure you have Nvidia GTX 460 / Radeon HD 7800 graphics card.

Game Details

Dead Cells is a rogue-lite, metroidvania inspired, action-platformer. You'll explore a sprawling, ever-changing castle... assuming you’re able to fight your way past its keepers in 2D souls-lite combat. No checkpoints. Kill, die, learn, repeat.

Release date
6 August, 2021
Metacritic score
89/100
OpenCritic Score
89.09/100
Category
Single-player
Genres
Action, Indie
Supported languages
English*, French*, Simplified Chinese*, Italian*, German*, Spanish - Spain*, Japanese*, Portuguese*, Russian*, Turkish*, Korean*, Traditional Chinese*, Portuguese - Brazil*
* languages with full audio support
Developer
Motion Twin
Publisher
Motion Twin
Official website
dead-cells.com
Support website
[email protected]
Support website
store.steampowered.com

FAQs

Can I run Dead Cells?

You would be able to run Dead Cells 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+
  • Processor: Intel i5+
  • Memory: 2 GB
  • Graphics: Nvidia 450 GTS / Radeon HD 5750
  • Storage: 500 MB
  • Additional Notes: DirectX 9.1+ or OpenGL 3.2+

Minimum requirements for Mac are:

  • OS: Mavericks 10.9
  • Memory: 2 GB
  • Graphics: OpenGL 3.2+
  • Storage: 500 MB
  • Additional Notes: MacBook, MacBook Pro or iMac 2012

Minimum requirements for Linux are:

Can I play Dead Cells with 1 GB of RAM?

No, this is not enough to play Dead Cells. The minimum RAM is 2 GB.

Can I play Dead Cells with 2 GB of RAM?

Yes, Dead Cells can run with 2 GB of RAM. It's a minimum requirement.

How much RAM does Dead Cells need?

You need at least 2 GB of RAM to run Dead Cells on PC, but 4 GB is recommended.

On Mac it requires minimum 2 GB, with 4 GB recommended.

And on Linux/SteamOS: 2 GB minimum, and 4 GB recommended.

What processor do I need for Dead Cells?

Intel i5+ is a minimum requirement for PC to be able to run Dead Cells.

How many GB is Dead Cells?

At least 500 MB of disk space is required to install Dead Cells on your PC.

What graphics card do I need for Dead Cells?

You need Nvidia 450 GTS / Radeon HD 5750 or more powerful video card.

What version of Windows can I use to play Dead Cells?

Windows 7+ or newer.

Can I run Dead Cells on my laptop?

Yes, as long as it meets minimum requirements above.

Can I play Dead Cells on my Mac?

Yes, Dead Cells supports Mac if it meets the following minimum requirements:

  • OS: Mavericks 10.9
  • Memory: 2 GB
  • Graphics: OpenGL 3.2+
  • Storage: 500 MB
  • Additional Notes: MacBook, MacBook Pro or iMac 2012

Can I run Dead Cells on Linux/SteamOS?

Yes, you can play Dead Cells on Steam OS/Linux. Please see requirements above.

When is Dead Cells release date?

Dead Cells release date is 6 August, 2021.

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