Space Engineers System Requirements

Last updated: August 4th, 2020

Can my PC run Space Engineers?

Test your PC for Space Engineers

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’

Space Engineers Windows Requirements

Requires 64 bit processor and operating system.

Space Engineers system requirements for Windows
Minimum Requirements Recommended Requirements
OS
OS
Microsoft Windows 7 (latest SP)
OS
Microsoft Windows 7 (latest SP)
Processor
Processor
Intel i5 @ 3.0 GHz or higher (or AMD equivalent)
Processor
Intel Quad Core i7 @ 4.5 GHz or higher (or AMD equivalent)
Memory
Memory
8 GB
Memory
16 GB
Graphics
Graphics
Geforce 750/Radeon R9 270X or higher
Graphics
Geforce 1070 GTX / Radeon RX Vega 56 or higher
DirectX
DirectX
Version 11
DirectX
Version 11
Storage
Storage
25 GB
Storage
25 GB
Sound Card
Sound Card
DirectX compatible on-board
Sound Card
DirectX compatible on-board
Additional Note
Additional Note
No internet connection needed for single player, but for multiplayer we recommend 5Mbit/s or more
Additional Note
No internet connection needed for single player, but for multiplayer we recommend 5Mbit/s or more

Space Engineers minimum requirements for Windows assume having at least Microsoft Windows 7 (latest SP) operating system. Your processor should be Intel i5 @ 3.0 GHz or higher (or AMD equivalent) or a more powerful one. The minimum RAM requirement is 8 GB. As for a graphics card, it should be Geforce 750/Radeon R9 270X or higher, and it should support Direct X Version 11. You also have to have 25 GB free disk space to install the game.

If you go for recommended requirements for Space Engineers for Windows, your operating system should be Microsoft Windows 7 (latest SP). Recommended CPU would be Intel Quad Core i7 @ 4.5 GHz or higher (or AMD equivalent) CPU or equivalent. For RAM, it is recommended to have 16 GB or more. And video card — Geforce 1070 GTX / Radeon RX Vega 56 or higher. It should also support Direct X Version 11.

Game Details

Release date
28 February, 2019
Categories
Single-player, Multi-player, PvP, Online PvP, Co-op
Genres
Action, Indie, Simulation, Strategy
Supported languages
English, German, Spanish - Spain, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Polish, French, Italian, Finnish, Hungarian, Norwegian, Portuguese - Brazil, Swedish, Russian, Simplified Chinese
Developer
Keen Software House
Publisher
Keen Software House
Official website
SpaceEngineersGame.com
Support website
support.keenswh.com
Support email
[email protected]
Steam page
store.steampowered.com

FAQs

Can I run Space Engineers?

You would be able to run Space Engineers 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: Microsoft Windows 7 (latest SP)
  • Processor: Intel i5 @ 3.0 GHz or higher (or AMD equivalent)
  • Memory: 8 GB
  • Graphics: Geforce 750/Radeon R9 270X or higher
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 25 GB
  • Sound Card: DirectX compatible on-board

Can I play Space Engineers with 6 GB of RAM?

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

Can Space Engineers run on 8 GB of RAM?

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

How much RAM does Space Engineers need?

You need at least 8 GB of RAM to run Space Engineers on PC, but 16 GB is recommended.

What processor do I need for Space Engineers?

Intel i5 @ 3.0 GHz or higher (or AMD equivalent) is a minimum requirement for PC to be able to run Space Engineers.

How many GB is Space Engineers?

At least 25 GB of disk space is required to install Space Engineers on your PC.

What graphics card do I need for Space Engineers?

You need Geforce 750/Radeon R9 270X or higher or more powerful video card.

What version of Windows can I use to play Space Engineers?

Microsoft Windows 7 (latest SP) or newer.

Does Space Engineers require a 64-bit OS and processor?

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

What DirectX do I need to run Space Engineers?

Version 11 or greater is necessary for this game.

Can I run Space Engineers on my laptop?

Yes, as long as it meets minimum requirements above.

When is Space Engineers release date?

Space Engineers release date is 28 February, 2019.

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