Cities: Skylines System Requirements: Can You Run It?

Cities: Skylines
Developer:
Colossal Order
Publisher:
Paradox Interactive
Release date:
10 March 2015 (9 years ago)
User score:
4.4 / 5 (713 votes)
Hardware demand level:
1.3 / 10 - not demanding

Official Cities: Skylines system requirements for PC

These are the PC specifications advised by developers to run Cities: Skylines at minimal and recommended settings. Although these requirements are usually approximate, they can still be used to determine the indicative hardware tier needed to play the game.

PassMinimum requirements

Pass Graphics card:
nVIDIA GeForce GTX 260, 512 MB or ATI Radeon HD 5670, 512 MB
Pass CPU:
Intel Core 2 Duo, 3.0GHz or AMD Athlon 64 X2 6400+, 3.2GHz
Pass Memory:
4 GB RAM
File size:
4 GB available space
Operating system:
Microsoft Windows XP/Vista/7/8/8.1 (64-bit)
DirectX:
Version 9.0c

PassRecommended requirements

Pass Graphics card:
nVIDIA GeForce GTX 660, 2 GB or AMD Radeon HD 7870, 2 GB
Pass CPU:
Intel Core i5-3470, 3.20GHz or AMD FX-6300, 3.5Ghz
Pass Memory:
6 GB RAM
File size:
4 GB available space
Operating system:
Microsoft Windows 7/8 (64-bit)
DirectX:
Version 11

Cities: Skylines performance on your PC


Cities: Skylines performance on your GPU

GeForce RTX 3060's performance compared to the game's official system requirements.

RTX 3060
recommended
GeForce GTX 660
30 fps @ low
1366×768
60 fps @ medium
1920×1080
60 fps @ high
1920×1080
60 fps @ ultra
1920×1080

Projected FPS in various settings and resolutions

Cities: Skylines FPS calculator: average frames per second on GeForce RTX 3060 (according to our approximations). FPS may vary depending on your operating system and other factors.

low settings / 768p
65−70 FPS
medium settings / 1080p
65−70 FPS
high settings / 1080p
65−70 FPS
ultra settings / 1080p
65−70 FPS

Cities: Skylines performance on your CPU

Core i5-12400's performance compared to the game's official system requirements.

i5-12400
recommended
Core i5-3470

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