[Mac/Linux] System Requirements

BY 2K Mike



Aside from Windows PC, Civilization: Beyond Earth will be launching for both Mac and Linux later this year. Here are the system requirements needed to play the game.

Please note that the below system requirements are NOT FINAL and may change before the game is released on the Mac and Linux on Steam.

NOTE: Support for both the Mac and Linux versions of Civilization: Beyond Earth is being provided by our partners at Aspyr. Please contact them here if you need help with your copy of the game on those platforms. 

Mac System Requirements

  •         Operating System: 10.10 (Yosemite)
  •         CPU Processor: i3
  •         CPU Speed: 2.2 GHz
  •         Memory: 4 GB
  •         Hard Disk Space: 10 GB
  •         Video Card (ATI): Radeon HD 5750
  •         Video Card (NVIDIA): GeForce 640M
  •         Video Card (Intel): Iris
  •         Video Memory (VRam): 256 MB
  •         Peripherals: Macintosh mouse and keyboard

Unsupported Video Cards:

  •         ATI Radeon X1000 series, HD 2400, 2600, 3870, 4000 series, 5670
  •         NVIDIA GeForce 7000 series, 8600, 8800, 9400, 9600, 320, 330, GT 120
  •         Intel GMA series, HD 3000, HD 4000, HD 5000

Linux System Requirements

  •         Operating System: SteamOS, Ubuntu 14.04
  •         CPU Processor: Intel Core i3, AMD A10
  •         CPU Speed: 2.4GHz
  •         Memory: 4 GB RAM
  •         Hard Disk Space: 10 GB
  •         Video Card (ATI): Radeon HD 6450
  •         Video Card (NVidia): Geforce 640M
  •         Video Card (Intel): Iris Pro
  •         Video Memory (VRam): 1GB