Railway Empire System Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • OS : Windows 7 SP1 or Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 (64bit versions)
  • Processor : Intel Core i5 750 @ 2.6 GHz or AMD Phenom II X4 @ 3.2 GHz
  • Memory : 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics : nVidia GeForce GTX460 or AMD Radeon HD5870 (1024MB VRAM with Shader Model 5.0)
  • DirectX : Version 11
  • Storage : 7 GB available space
  • Sound Card : DirectX Compatible Sound Card with latest drivers
  • OS : Windows 7 SP1 or Windows 8.1 or Windows 10(64bit versions)
  • Processor : Intel Core i5 2400s @ 2.5 GHz or AMD FX 4100 @ 3.6
  • Memory : 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics : nVidia GeForce GTX 680 or AMD Radeon HD7970 or better (2048MB VRAM or more, with Shader Model 5.0)
  • DirectX : Version 11
  • Storage : 7 GB available space

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Graphics Requirements

To run Railway Empire it is recommended that you have a minimum of an nVidia GeForce GTX460 or AMD Radeon HD5870 (1024MB VRAM with Shader Model 5.0). The recommended graphic card for the best visual experience is an nVidia GeForce GTX 680 or AMD Radeon HD7970 or better (2048MB VRAM or more, with Shader Model 5.0) (or better).

DirectX Version 11 should also be available on your system.

Running Railway Empire on a graphics card that is above the recommended specifications will allow you to achieve the highest levels of visual detail and the best frame rates. Good frame rates can be beneficial when playing competitive games. A higher frame rate will reduce input lag allowing you to react more quickly to events on screen.

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CPU Requirements

Railway Empire requires that you have a minimum of an Intel Core i5 750 @ 2.6 GHz or AMD Phenom II X4 @ 3.2 GHz processor. For the best game experience an Intel Core i5 2400s @ 2.5 GHz or AMD FX 4100 @ 3.6 (or better) processor is recommended.

Some games require a powerful CPU in order to manage the game engine. The game engine deals with things like processing network communications for multi-player games and the AI of your enemies in strategy games. Some games are considered CPU intensive or CPU dependent. Most modern games offload work directly to the GPU and don't require a powerful CPU for demanding visuals.

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Memory Requirements

It is recommended that you have a minimum of 4 GB RAM to run Railway Empire. The recommended amount of memory for the best game experience is 8 GB RAM (or more).

Having more than the recommended level of RAM for a game will usually not yield much extra gaming performance. However it may be useful if your computer runs other applications in the background.

Storage Requirements

You should have a minimum of 7 GB available space to install and run Railway Empire.

An SSD (Solid State Drive) will generally deliver faster game load times than a HDD with a fixed head. Having more than the recommended level of storage available for a game will usually not improve your experience.

Operating System Requirements

Railway Empire runs on Windows 7 SP1 or Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 (64bit versions). The recommended operating system the best compatability is Windows 7 SP1 or Windows 8.1 or Windows 10(64bit versions).

Meeting operating system requirements is not always necessary and can sometimes be overlooked. However running an old operating system will usually mean you may have to install extra drivers and encounter unsupported game crashes.

Platforms

Railway Empire was first released on Jan 25, 2018. It is currently available on the following platforms:

  • Playstation 4
  • Xbox One

An alternative to expensive graphics cards and CPU purchases is console gaming. You may not get the absolute best frame rates or visual quality but if a game is available for a console you can usually be sure of an acceptable level of performance at all times.

Additional Requirements

In addition to the above specified requirements you may also need to the following:

  • Sound Card : DirectX Compatible Sound Card with latest drivers

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