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
96

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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15:21 Sep-28-2011

@onurbok

Yes it should work fine on max.

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14:43 Sep-28-2011

i will work on my new PC

intel i5 2500 3.3 Ghz

6 GB RAM

1 GB Radeon Hd 6790 :DDDD

noobs. I'll play on max.

AND L2P CS

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12:51 Sep-09-2011

I do not see a way that you can improve on CS:S without destroying all the reasons why its so good. Im not too hyped becos I think they are going to mess it up

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19:31 Sep-06-2011

For people who want to know the relase date I heard VALVe is going to aim this for march 31st.

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19:10 Sep-06-2011

fire in the hole !!

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07:40 Sep-02-2011

cant waittttttttt

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03:54 Aug-31-2011

The counterstrike games dont require massive hardware     and tat trailer is wrong

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15:36 Aug-27-2011

@chris1995 as i know a little about the css series this games are not so gfx they are more the cpu tipe so ye i think the same as you mate :)

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15:13 Aug-27-2011

lol these system specs are too much...i think this game will work on max settings with ati 5570,4650 or on 9600gt nothing more..

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11:04 Aug-27-2011

in early 2012... 

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07:42 Aug-27-2011

LOL this is Source Engine???!!!

I need another update xD

 

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23:15 Aug-26-2011

a hd 3870 as predicted lol thats too much its the source engine

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16:09 Aug-23-2011

can't wait to try it

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22:12 Aug-17-2011

this game is going to be freaking awesome :D

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08:49 Aug-15-2011

in 2012 ???

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