Defense Grid: The Awakening System Requirements: Can You Run It?

Defense Grid: The Awakening
Developer:
Hidden Path Entertainment
Publisher:
Hidden Path Entertainment
Release date:
8 December 2008 (15 years ago)
Hardware demand level:
0.1 / 10 - not demanding

Official system requirements for PC

These are the PC specifications advised by developers to run Defense Grid: The Awakening 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:
DirectX 9 video card with shader 2 support such as the following: ATI Radeon 9600 or newer (9600-9800, X300-X1950, HD 2400-HD 4870) NVIDIA GeForce 6100 or newer (6100-6800, 7100-7950, 8300-8800, 9600-9800, or GTX 216-280)
Pass CPU:
1.8GHz CPU or higher
Pass Memory:
512 MB RAM
File size:
1 GB available space
Operating system:
Windows XP, Vista
DirectX:
DirectX 9.0c or higher

PassRecommended requirements

Pass Graphics card:
DirectX 9 video card with shader 3 support and 256MB VRAM such as the following: ATI Radeon X700 or newer (X700-X1950, HD 2400-HD 4870) NVIDIA GeForce 7600 or newer (7600-7950, 8300-8800, 9600-9800, or GTX 216-280)
Pass CPU:
Dual core 2.0 GHz CPU or higher
Pass Memory:
1 GB RAM XP, 1.5 GB RAM Vista
File size:
1 GB available space
Operating system:
Windows XP, Vista
DirectX:
DirectX 9.0c or higher

Defense Grid: The Awakening performance on your PC


Defense Grid: The Awakening performance on your GPU

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

RTX 3060
minimum
Any
recommended
GeForce 7600 GT

GeForce RTX 3060 is 78.9x faster than GeForce 7600 GT. Your graphics card can run Defense Grid: The Awakening at recommended settings according to Hidden Path Entertainment.


Defense Grid: The Awakening performance on your CPU

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

i5-12400

Core i5-12400 is 25.1x faster than Athlon 64 X2 5000+. Your CPU can run Defense Grid: The Awakening at recommended settings according to Hidden Path Entertainment.


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