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DayZ is an open world survival horror video game mod for the 2009 computer game ARMA II and its 2010 expansion pack, ARMA 2: Operation Arrowhead. It has been widely praised in the game media for its innovative design elements, with Kotaku and Eurogamer describing it as possibly the best zombie game ever made, and PCGamer saying it was one of the most important things to happen to PC Gaming in 2012. The mod was responsible for putting the three year old game into the top seller charts on Steam for over seven weeks, spending much of this time the top selling game, and is responsible for over 300,000 unit sales within two months of its release.
DayZ System Requirements
11 Oct 2019 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7/8.1 64-bit
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-4430
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 or AMD R9 270X
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 16 GB available space
  • Sound Card: DirectX®-compatible
  • Additional Notes: Internet connection
 

Official Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Windows 10 64-bit
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-6600K or AMD R5 1600X
  • Memory: 12 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 or AMD RX 580
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 25 GB available space
  • Sound Card: DirectX®-compatible
  • Additional Notes: Internet connection
PC System Analysis For DayZ Requirements
DayZ requires a Radeon RX 580 4GB graphics card with a Core i5-6600K 3.5GHz or Ryzen R5 1600X processor to reach the recommended specs, achieving high graphics setting on 1080p. Also your PC needs 12 GB RAM to meet the rec specs and run at 60 frames. Minimum RAM requirements are 8 GB system memory.
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DayZ PC Release Date:

13 Dec 2018

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