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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive [PC]
Counter-Strike:_Global_Offensive
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive PC Release date
EU Release Date:
Aug-21-2012
US Release Date:
Aug-21-2012
AU Release Date:
Aug-21-2012
Official release date


Genre
Shooter
Theme
PC Counter-Strike: Global Offensive User Scores
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive System Requirements
INTEL CPU
AMD CPU
Nvidia GPU
AMD GPU
RAM
OS
Direct X
HDD Space
GD Verdict
Minimum Requirements
1 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 2
Win Xp 32
DX 9
7.6 GB
FPS
Recommended Requirements
2 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 4
Win 7 32
DX 9
7.6 GB
FPS
Average Frames Per Second
Low Setting
Premium Only FPS
Medium Setting
Premium Only FPS
High Setting
Premium Only FPS
Ultra Setting
Premium Only FPS
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Gamer Feedback Results
  • Anti Aliasing
    MLAA
    MSAA 2x
    MSAA 4x
    MSAA 8x
    FXAA
    CSAA 16x
    CSAA 32x
    CSAA 8x
    CSAA 8xQ
    SMAA
    SSAA
    TXAA 2x
    TXAA 4x
    Mac OS
    Yes 92%
    No 8%
    Console Port
    Yes 22%
    No 78%
    Bindable Mouse Btns
    Yes
  • PC Optimised
    Yes 100%
    Sandbox Quality
    Non-existent 76%
    Oculus Support
    No
    Frame per Sec Cap
    No 78%
  • What People Will Pay
    $18
    AMD optimised
    Yes 90%
    No 10%
    Nvidia optimised
    Yes 96%
    No 4%
    Game too Buggy
    No 96%
    Yes 4%
  • Good on Low graphics
    Yes 90%
    No 10%
    Upgrade PC for this
    Yes 60%
    No 40%
    Good Surround Sound
    Yes 94%
    No 6%
    Replayability
    Yes
    8.3 / 10
  • Time to Complete
    54 hours
    Best Control Scheme
    Mouse 96%
    Game Difficulty
    Challenging 48%
    Sli/Crossfire Support
    Yes
  • Non-skip Cutscenes
    No 96%
    Anytime Quick Save
    No
    Worth Getting
    Yes 100%
8.5

Avg Member Score
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The latest system requirements News for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Jul-02-2014 Valve’s at it again with more Counter Strike: Global Offensive content, publishing an official new community-created map pack dubbed Operation Breakout, plucked straight from the embrace of Coun...
Feb-21-2014 Valve has released an new Counter Strike: Global Offensive ‘Operation’ pack. The Pheonix add-on brings with it eight new community-created maps to join the official rotations, alone with a...
Sep-22-2013 Valve has released a collection of eight new maps for Counter Strike: Global Offensive in an event to support custom map developers.The map-pack, dubbed Operation Bravo, can be accessed after purchasi...
Aug-13-2013 Microsoft made many fans when they released the Xbox 360 controller, with a USB connector and the ability to be used on a PC; finally, a reliable controller to play arcade games.Microsoft have confirm...
Aug-13-2013 It seems Valve know exactly what their cash cow is, and are happy to milk it across their line - files have appeared in CounterStrike: Global Offensive that point at Chests and Keys being added.Due to...
May-25-2013 If you've played DOTA 2 or League of Legends, you've probably seen the measures that are taking place which enforce bans or penalties for naughty players.Both MOBA's let the community report players, ...
Apr-27-2013 It hasn't been long since Valve added custom map support to Counter-Strike: Global Offensive.Valve has started a new event called "Operation Payback", providing access to play these custom maps on off...
Jan-24-2013 Today, Valve has released a new update for one of their popular first person shooter titles, Counter Strike: Global Offensive.The new update itself weighs about 30MB. Even though it's pretty small, it...
Aug-17-2012 As most of you might know, Counter Strike: Global Offensive launches next week, August 21st, but it won't be launching alone. We've got some undead brain chompers joining us on the launch date.Yes, we...
Full system requirements for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive reported on Aug-15-2012

Counter Strike, hey? Thats one old game, but one with real constitution. Like most of Valve's carefully selected and championed mods, it stands the test of time with ease.

Online FPS at its best and it is now receieving some much needed spit and polish. Step forth, Counter Strike Global Offensive, with your new maps, weapons, matchmaking and characters. Lets take a look to see if you are able to meet the Counter Strike Global Offensive system requirements...

Counter Strike Global Offensive System Requirements

OS: Windows® 7/Vista/XP

CPU: Intel® Core™ 2 Duo E6600 or AMD Phenom™ X3 8750 processor or better

RAM: 1GB XP / 2GB Vista

HDD: At least 7.6GB of Space

GPU: Video card must be 256 MB or more and should be a DirectX 9-compatible with support for Pixel Shader 3.0

 
Did you play Counter Strike and stop? If so will Global Offensive draw you back to the classic shooter?
Jun-13-2012 Right after announcing the release date and the price for Counter Strike: Global Offensive, a blog post at the Counter Strike Blog has been seen saying pre orders are coming soon. Lets take a lo...
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ilija96
09:26 Feb-25-2015
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I can run the game on medium to high with my processor even though the website says I should not be able to run the game.

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BobbyLobby
18:23 Feb-26-2015
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Dude thanks :D!!! I have the same CPU and I was scared I couldn't. Can I have some more in-depth details on your fps :D?

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Hoopla
07:31 Feb-25-2015
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What fps will i get on this at low settings?

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BobbyLobby
18:23 Feb-26-2015
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probably 30-60 ^u^.

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moose235
21:33 Feb-24-2015
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Can I run this without going below 40fps?

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1Step2Short
03:05 Feb-25-2015
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Low settings :) if you have to lower the res but I dont think you will, with that processor.

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finsanttu123
00:37 Feb-24-2015
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can i run this and with what settings?

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jinwk00
22:37 Feb-24-2015
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It looks like you might lag. I'd rather trying in low(I also lag sometimes in medium).

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marumaroxb
19:51 Feb-26-2015
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This game is well optimized even with my old gt 610 i could run it on ultra settings @ 720p +60fps, you can max it out on 900p with that rig.

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TitanGamingInc
13:35 Feb-22-2015
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could i run at 720p? thanks!

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japhyjaps
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Yep with no AA! :)

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darkgun47
20:33 Feb-19-2015
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Could I run this and at what FPS? Thanks.

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1Step2Short
20:36 Feb-19-2015
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Medium to high 60-80fps stay away from AA and all that jazz. Enjoy!

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japhyjaps
15:06 Feb-21-2015
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Yep! ^_^ try to OC your CPU for a bit

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Fribajsarn
19:27 Feb-19-2015
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Can i run this at low on 20fps?

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12:41 Feb-20-2015
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No.

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PunySh4r
19:24 Feb-21-2015
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ofc you can

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RazzeaHD211
20:12 Feb-17-2015
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I'm looking into getting this game tomorrow but i've seen my laptop heap of GPU is below the recommended settings by 18% Is there any way i can play this without lag? or if so minimal lag? Thanks in advance

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1Step2Short
23:08 Feb-17-2015
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try medium settings!

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japhyjaps
12:24 Feb-18-2015
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With that Res. You can play on High Settings with no Multi Sampling, Motion Blur, Vsync. :)

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RazzeaHD211
14:35 Feb-18-2015
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Ahhh sweet ^.^ Thanks Dude

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MadManGamer
02:04 Feb-17-2015
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Can i run this game on low to medium settings around 30 FPS?

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02:24 Feb-17-2015
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Hmmm It depends on the map you can run it on 20-30 FPS On Dust Map's and 15-20 FPS on other Map. :)

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deivux66
00:28 Feb-17-2015
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What settings?!

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04:52 Feb-19-2015
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High settings my friend, sorry it took me so long to reply. I guess I didn't see your comment. Enjoy the game!

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