Minecraft System Requirements

12th August 2021 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • •CPU: Intel Core i3-3210 3.2 GHz / AMD A8-7600 APU 3.1 GHz or equivalent
  • •RAM: 4GB
  • •GPU (Integrated): Intel HD Graphics 4000 (Ivy Bridge) or AMD Radeon R5 series (Kaveri line) with OpenGL 4.4*
  • •GPU (Discrete): Nvidia GeForce 400 Series or AMD Radeon HD 7000 series with OpenGL 4.4
  • •HDD: At least 1GB for game core, maps and other files
 

Official Recommended Requirements

  • •CPU: Intel Core i5-4690 3.5GHz / AMD A10-7800 APU 3.5 GHz or equivalent
  • •RAM: 8GB
  • •GPU: GeForce 700 Series or AMD Radeon Rx 200 Series (excluding integrated chipsets) with OpenGL 4.5
  • •HDD: 4GB (SSD is recommended)
PC System Analysis For Minecraft Requirements
To run Minecraft on high graphics settings your PC will require at least a GeForce GTX 750 / Radeon R7 260X with a Core i5-4690 3.5GHz or APU A10-7800 Quad-Core CPU. 8 GB will also be needed to achieve the Minecraft rec specs and get 60FPS. To be able to run at all you will need at least 4 GB system memory. Your GPU is expected to be able to deliver DirectX 9.00. We suggest a 8 year old PC to play smoothly.
FPS System Benchmark
200+ FPS
High
Graphics Card
8.66
How well optimised is Minecraft for PC? 6.6
6.6
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Minecraft System Requirements

Minimum
Recommended
Processor
Graphics Card
VRAM
RAM
4 GB
8 GB
OS
Windows 7 32-bit
Windows 10 64-bit
DirectX
9
9
HDD Space
1 GB
4 GB

Minecraft PC Release Date:

11 Nov 2011

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Also with KUDA shaders, and Fancy graphics. If not, Medium graphics settings. Write a comment that you voted Yes for Medium graphics settings (if you did).

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04:05 Dec-26-2020

If anyone wants more performance over shaders, I recommend mods like Sodium, Phospur and LithiumBear in mind that these three aren't compatible with Optifine and Forge.

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23:19 Jul-17-2019

These requirments are so incorrect, website should renew them... :(

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With RTX SEUS' Shader pack on high/ultra settings

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14:13 Jun-21-2019

Neat.

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I can run pubg at ultra 4k 120fps so can I run this?

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03:57 Mar-04-2019

I voted yes because...

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I voted yes because...

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15:33 Nov-16-2018

you need at least an rtx 2080ti to run it at low 30 720p

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10:35 Feb-13-2019

no you need 4 rtx 2080ti to run 480p at 15 fps

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13:43 Feb-23-2019

No, you need 8x Titan RTX to run 144p at 1FPS

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22:10 Aug-18-2020

clean Minecraft Yes. SEUS, BSL shaders yes. SEUS PTGI 10FPS. (I've got the same GPU but other Mini ITX edition)

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16:51 Jul-19-2018

without mods yes with them i dont think, maby bec of much better cpu, i tryed few texture mods and it drops me down to 40fps on 1200p

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13:45 Feb-23-2019

You need 8x Titan RTX to run 144p at 1FPS


It's a joke!

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00:42 Jul-20-2018

I voted yes because...minecrafts a low end game i am pretty positive that it will run that

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With maybe some shaders and maybe a couple mods as well? Not sure which ones.

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