Spore System Requirements: Can You Run It?

Electronic Arts
Release date:
Metacritic score:
84 / 100
Our user score:
4.5 / 5 (149 votes)

Official Spore system requirements for PC

These are the PC specifications advised by developers to run Spore 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:
A 128 MB Video Card*, with support for Pixel Shader 2.0
Pass CPU:
2.0 GHz P4 processor or equivalent (XP/Vista)
Pass Memory:
512 MB RAM (XP) 768 MB RAM (Vista)
File size:
At least 6 GB of hard drive space
Operating system:
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Recommended requirements

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Spore performance on your PC

Spore performance with your GPU

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

RTX 3060
30 fps @ low
60 fps @ medium
60 fps @ ultra

Projected FPS in various settings and resolutions

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
80−85 FPS
medium settings / 1080p
70−75 FPS
ultra settings / 1080p
130−140 FPS

Spore performance with your CPU

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


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