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About Kerbal Space Program
Kerbal Space Program is a multi-genre game where the player creates his own space program.
In KSP, you must build a space-worthy craft, capable of flying it's crew out into space, without killing them. At your disposal is a collection of parts, which must be assembled to create a functional ship. Each part has it's own function and will affect the way a ship flies (or doesn't). So strap yourself in, and get ready to try some Rocket Science!
Main Features:
The Vehicle Assembly Building. allows players to build spacecraft out of any imaginable combination of parts.
Fully-fledged, Physics-based Flight Simulation ensures everything will fly (and crash) as it should.
Procedural Terrain delivers detailed terrain at a vast scale. The Kerbal Planet is 600km in radius!
Mod-enabled, allows players to create new content and modify the game.
Ship systems. Keep an eye out for engine temperatures and fuel levels, and try not to explode.
Kerbal Space Program System Requirements
28 Oct 2013 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Windows Vista, 7, 8, or 10; Mac OS X 10.6 or higher (Intel-based); Debian based Linux Distro; Chromebooks NOT SUPPORTED
  • Processor: 2.0Ghz Dual Core CPU or higher (preferably higher)
  • Memory: 4GB RAM
  • Graphics: 512MB Video Card, Shader Model 3.0
  • Hard Drive: 1GB available space
 

Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Win Xp 32
  • Processor: Intel Celeron E1200 Dual-Core 1.6GHz / AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 4000+
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 6550D or NVIDIA GeForce GT 230
  • System Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • DirectX 9 Compatible Graphics Card
PC System Analysis For Kerbal Space Program Requirements
To run Kerbal Space Program on high graphics settings your PC will require at least a 0MB GeForce GT 230 / Radeon HD 6550D with a Celeron E1200 Dual-Core 1.6GHz or Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 4000+ CPU. For your PC to completely meet the recommended requirements you will also need 2 GB system memory. To be able to run at all you will need at least 1 GB system memory. Your graphics card will need to be capable of running DirectX 9.
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Kerbal Space Program PC Release Date:

24 Jun 2011

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You'll probably want to change the UI in the options to totally enjoy this game and easy read of the tutorial.


I start on low settings for a smooth gameplay.

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Can I run Kerbal Space Program at 60FPS on ultra at 720p?
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Can I run ? If not, what recommended graphic setting on 720p @ 30FPS/60FPS ?

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I voted no because…that dual core process and its graphics are weak

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Can I run Kerbal Space Program at 30FPS on medium at 720p?
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Can I run ? Looking forward to a heavily modded game

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You should be good to go bro :D

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Can I run Kerbal Space Program at 60FPS on ultra at 1080p?
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Can I run Kerbal Space Program if I upgrade my main rig to these specs ? Looking at a heavily modded game (with graphical enhancements only if possible). Will possibly couple it with a R7 250 (DDR3) later if Dual Graphics are worth it.

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I voted no because…Too weak CPU. Old versions maybe will launch on absolutely minimum detail with minimum resolution.

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Can I run Kerbal Space Program at 30FPS on low at 720p?
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Can I run Kerbal Space Program? I run the demo just fine if the rocket is not a giant behemoth with 8+ rockets going at once and uses 130+ parts. The requirements here are a bit outdated

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Can I run high with core i5-4210u 1.7 Ghz up to 2.4 Ghz, geforce 820m 2gb overclock by up to 30% and 4gb ram

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Could I get at least 30fps at 720p low? I tried the demo long ago and only got over 30 when I was in space. My GPU is also a 5470 which isn't that much better. I chose the wrong one at selection

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What framerates will I be able to run ksp on low and on medium graphics at? Thanks :)

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could be anywhere between 30-60 on medium. if you can't I believe there is low texture mods which will ensure your pcs ability to run it

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could I run this in low settings with like 1024*768 or slightly lower?
I can run left for dead 2 and get between 20-30 fps and max 50 in some areas (low settings 1024*768) even though GD shows I can't

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I meant 1280*720 actually

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Should be able to run it at low. If you Cant pretty sure there is low res texture mods. Just bear in mind, big explosions will probably make it quite laggy.

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