Suns of Orion GPU Analysis
Comparing Suns of Orion PC system requirements to all GPUs shows that Suns of Orion is going to need a graphics card that is capable of OpenGL 2.0.

To get the best visual graphical experience on Suns of Orion, aim to have a GPU that has at least 256MB GPU RAM.

Most bottom end graphics cards currently available today, will probably allow you to play Suns of Orion

We are advised that 15 year old graphics cards should be able to run Suns of Orion, but there could be a few exceptions to this rule.

Note that most games do not officially support laptop graphics cards, but nowadays many laptop graphics solutions are capable of running modern games. Whether desktop graphics cards or laptop, try searching for your graphics card to compare against the Suns of Orion graphics card requirements chart below.