Rust GPU Analysis
Comparing Rust PC system requirements to all GPUs shows that Rust is going to need a graphics card that is capable of DX 9 or OpenGL 4.4.
Rust makes use of DX12 so a GPU with that capability could benefit from enhanced visuals.
To get the best visual graphical experience on Rust, aim to have a GPU that has at least 4.096 GB GPU RAM.
Only top performance graphics cards currently available today, will probably allow you to play Rust
We are advised that 5 year old graphics cards should be able to run Rust. 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 Rust graphics card requirements chart below.