Stardew Valley System Requirements

Last updated: 25 October 2021

On this page you will find Stardew Valley system requirements for PC (Windows, Mac and Linux). We constantly update our data to provide you with latest and most accurate requirements.

Below are Stardew Valley requirements 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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Stardew Valley Windows Requirements

Stardew Valley system requirements for Windows
Minimum Requirements
OS
OS
Windows Vista
Processor
Processor
2 GHz
Memory
Memory
2 GB
Graphics
Graphics
256 mb video memory, shader model 3.0+
DirectX
DirectX
Version 10
Storage
Storage
500 MB

Stardew Valley minimum requirements for Windows assume having at least Windows Vista operating system. Your processor should be 2 GHz or a more powerful one. The minimum RAM requirement is 2 GB. As for a graphics card, it should be 256 mb video memory, shader model 3.0+. You also have to have 500 MB free disk space to install the game.

Stardew Valley Mac Requirements

Stardew Valley system requirements for Mac
Minimum Requirements
OS
OS
Mac OSX 10.10+
Processor
Processor
2 GHz
Memory
Memory
2 GB
Graphics
Graphics
256 mb video memory, OpenGL 2
Storage
Storage
500 MB

As for Mac OS, Stardew Valley requirements here start with Mac OSX 10.10+ operating system. Processor needs to be at least 2 GHz. 2 GB of RAM is required. Your graphics card should be 256 mb video memory, OpenGL 2. Finally, the game needs 500 MB of free disk space.

Stardew Valley Linux Requirements

Stardew Valley system requirements for Linux
Minimum Requirements
OS
OS
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
Processor
Processor
2 GHz
Memory
Memory
2 GB
Graphics
Graphics
256 mb video memory, OpenGL 2
Storage
Storage
500 MB

If you’re on Linux, minimum requirements include Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Processor should be 2 GHz or higher. For RAM you need 2 GB or more. Graphics card should be 256 mb video memory, OpenGL 2 or better. 500 MB of free disk space is a must.

Game Details

You've inherited your grandfather's old farm plot in Stardew Valley. Armed with hand-me-down tools and a few coins, you set out to begin your new life. Can you learn to live off the land and turn these overgrown fields into a thriving home?

Release date
26 February, 2021
Metacritic score
89/100
OpenCritic Score
90.14/100
Categories
Single-player, Multi-player, Co-op, Online Co-op, LAN Co-op, Shared/Split Screen Co-op
Genres
Indie, Simulation, RPG
Supported languages
English, German, Spanish - Spain, Japanese, Portuguese - Brazil, Russian, Simplified Chinese, French, Italian, Hungarian, Korean, Turkish
* languages with full audio support
Developers
ConcernedApe
Publishers
ConcernedApe
Official website
stardewvalley.net
Support website
[email protected]
Support website
store.steampowered.com

FAQs

Can I run Stardew Valley?

You would be able to run Stardew Valley 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 Vista
  • Processor: 2 GHz
  • Memory: 2 GB
  • Graphics: 256 mb video memory, shader model 3.0+
  • DirectX: Version 10
  • Storage: 500 MB

Minimum requirements for Mac are:

  • OS: Mac OSX 10.10+
  • Processor: 2 GHz
  • Memory: 2 GB
  • Graphics: 256 mb video memory, OpenGL 2
  • Storage: 500 MB

Minimum requirements for Linux are:

  • OS: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
  • Processor: 2 GHz
  • Memory: 2 GB
  • Graphics: 256 mb video memory, OpenGL 2
  • Storage: 500 MB

Can I play Stardew Valley with 1 GB of RAM?

No, this is not enough to play Stardew Valley. The minimum RAM is 2 GB.

Can I play Stardew Valley with 2 GB of RAM?

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

How much RAM does Stardew Valley need?

You need at least 2 GB of RAM to run Stardew Valley on PC.

On Mac it requires minimum 2 GB.

And on Linux/SteamOS: 2 GB minimum.

What processor do I need for Stardew Valley?

2 GHz is a minimum requirement for PC to be able to run Stardew Valley.

How many GB is Stardew Valley?

At least 500 MB of disk space is required to install Stardew Valley on your PC.

What graphics card do I need for Stardew Valley?

You need 256 mb video memory, shader model 3.0+ or more powerful video card.

What version of Windows can I use to play Stardew Valley?

Windows Vista or newer.

What DirectX do I need to run Stardew Valley?

Version 10 or greater is necessary for this game.

Can I run Stardew Valley on my laptop?

Yes, as long as it meets minimum requirements above.

Can I play Stardew Valley on my Mac?

Yes, Stardew Valley supports Mac if it meets the following minimum requirements:

  • OS: Mac OSX 10.10+
  • Processor: 2 GHz
  • Memory: 2 GB
  • Graphics: 256 mb video memory, OpenGL 2
  • Storage: 500 MB

Can I run Stardew Valley on Linux/SteamOS?

Yes, you can play Stardew Valley on Steam OS/Linux. Please see requirements above.

When is Stardew Valley release date?

Stardew Valley release date is 26 February, 2021.

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