Counter-Strike: Global Offensive System Requirements

12th August 2021 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Windows® 7/Vista/XP
  • Processor: Intel® Core™ 2 Duo E6600 or AMD Phenom™ X3 8750 processor or better
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Video card must be 256 MB or more and should be a DirectX 9-compatible with support for Pixel Shader 3.0
  • DirectX: Version 9.0c
  • Storage: 15 GB available space
 

Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7 32-bit
  • Processor: Intel Pentium Dual Core E5700 3GHz / AMD Phenom 8750 Triple-Core
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 6670 or NVIDIA GeForce GT 630
  • VRAM: 512MB
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • HDD: 7.6 GB
  • DirectX 9 Compatible Graphics Card
PC System Analysis For Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Requirements
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive requires at least a Radeon HD 6670 or GeForce GT 630 to meet recommended requirements running on high graphics setting, with 1080p resolution. This hardware should achieve 60FPS. System memory required for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is 2 GB performance memory. Taking a look at the min reqs you will require a Radeon HD 6450 graphics card with a Core 2 Duo E6600 2.4GHz or Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 3600+ processor to reach the minimum Counter-Strike: Global Offensive specs, run on low graphics setting and 720p. Recommended needs around a 10 year old PC to run.
FPS System Benchmark
200+ FPS
High
Graphics Card
8.23
How well optimised is Counter-Strike: Global Offensive for PC? 8.8
8.8
Where does Counter-Strike: Global Offensive rank in the list of the most demanding games?
Genres: Shooter

System Requirements Report for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

Recommended Graphics Setting: High

Processor:

Intel Core i7-10870H 8-Core 2.20GHz
97

Graphics Card:

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 Max-Q
97

RAM:

16GB
99

Report Analysis

GPU Performance:

To summarise, GeForce RTX 3070 Max-Q graphics cards can smoothly run this game, bu... [ Login for our full GPU Analysis ]

System Requirements Performance

Minimum System Requirements
Processor Intel Core 2 Duo E6600 2.4GHz AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 3600+
Graphics Card Nvidia GeForce GT 420 AMD Radeon HD 6450
RAM 1 GB
Recommended System Requirements
Processor Intel Pentium Dual Core E5700 3GHz AMD Phenom 8750 Triple-Core
Graphics Card Nvidia GeForce GT 630 AMD Radeon HD 6670
RAM 2 GB

Projected FPS (Premium Feature)

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive System Requirements

Minimum
Recommended
Processor
Graphics Card
VRAM
256MB
512MB
RAM
1 GB
2 GB
OS
Windows XP 32-bit
Windows 7 32-bit
DirectX
9
9
HDD Space
7.6 GB
7.6 GB

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive PC Release Date:

21 Aug 2012

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16:32 Jan-09-2012

guns looks like plastic :D

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16:23 Jan-09-2012

nice map perfect but crosshair is disabled in 2012 :)

 

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02:54 Jan-06-2012

@AjdinMulalic Its not over, i played CS 1.6 for 4 years and right now millions are still playing...

CS 1.6 is still an aewsome game, CS: Go only has better graphics.

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18:54 Dec-31-2011

DAMN! good game :D this is the best game ever created. i played cs 1.6 before, but now counter-strike has good graphics... 1.6 it's over :D

 

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21:14 Dec-25-2011

+1

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16:23 Dec-23-2011

I SAW THE TRAILER. looks awsome..der r more more weapons dan previous.most of the modern waepons.

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15:08 Dec-23-2011

I hope this CS will be more improved than the other ones, also I wish there will be more weapons than the past versions

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05:55 Nov-30-2011

not interested in this version of Cs......1.6 and condition zero are best......

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07:48 Nov-20-2011

reaper15058832: Do you think it will run on high settings (1366×768, my video card is GDDR5 )?

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19:18 Nov-16-2011

@kaNeven: I think it will run.

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17:32 Nov-16-2011

another Counter-Strike with much improved graphics...

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14:47 Nov-03-2011

My notebook spec (LENOVO IdeaPad Y570A 59-070043):

Intel core i3-2310M 2,1GHz HyperThreading
Nvidi GT555M (it is similar to HD6770M)
4GB 1333MHz

Will it run?
 

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22:34 Oct-27-2011

Reaper, I'm disappointed. You shouldn't get so mad.

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20:54 Oct-27-2011

I heard that they will make the grapichs so good as possible.. they will try to make like BF3's grapichs.. gonna preorder soon! :D

 

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19:42 Oct-20-2011

ok anyway...

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17:20 Oct-20-2011

It should work fine on max and it will definitely work on max is saying the same thing just with different words!

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17:07 Oct-20-2011

do YOU understand what im writing man?do you know should what means?that means it is not sure but it should work fine on max...but we dont know yet!am i wrong?

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17:02 Oct-20-2011

@chris1995

Can't you read or something? That is what I said!!! I said YES IT SHOULD WORK FINE ON MAX!!!!!! AND THAT MEANS THE GAME WILL RUN ON MAX.....

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15:55 Oct-20-2011

@reaper15058832

no it should work fine on max...omg man...it will definitely work on max...he has 6790 which card can play all games on high and a great cpu...and this game is counter strike and it is not so much demanding at all...

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09:49 Oct-06-2011

wa hahahahah! alls favorite perfect game it will run on all system.....must  buy it soon.. 

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