Find the best computers for Cities: Skylines

Best PCs for Cities: Skylines

Cities: Skylines is a modern take on the classic city simulation. It's a strategy game produced by Colossal Order Ltd and distributed by Paradox Interactive in 2015. The game introduces new game play elements to realize the thrill and hardships of creating and maintaining a real city whilst expanding on some well-established tropes of the city building experience.

Computer Requirements for Cities: Skylines

The system requirements are generic, and it's recommended to have a gaming PC with a modern graphics processing unit for successfully playing Cities: Skylines.

16gb is a high amount of RAM, which has to be taken to account when choosing a computer. 8gb is enough if you only want to meet the minimum requirements.

Windows System Requirements

Minimum:
  • Operating System: Windows® 7 64 Bit | Windows® 8.1 64 Bit | Windows® 10 Home 64 Bit
  • Processor: Intel® Core™ I7 930 | AMD® FX 6350
  • Memory (RAM): 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics Processing Unit: Nvidia® GeForce™ GTS 450 (1 GB) | AMD® R7 250 (2 GB) | Intel Iris Xe G7 (Tiger Lake)
  • Storage space: 4 GB available space
Recommended:
  • Operating System: Windows® 10 Home 64 bit
  • Processor: Intel® Core™ I7 2700K | AMD® Ryzen 7 2700X
  • Memory (RAM): 16 GB RAM
  • Graphics Processing Unit: Nvidia® GeForce™ GTX 580 (1.5 GB) | AMD® Radeon™ RX 560 (4 GB)
  • Storage space: 4 GB available space

Best Windows PCs for Cities: Skylines

These computers meet the recommended system requirements and let you enjoy the game on high graphics settings without lag and stutter.

ASUS ROG Strix G10
ASUS ROG Strix G10
G10CE-AH766
$1,449.99
$992.61
HP Pavilion
HP Pavilion
TG01-2070
$1,239.99
$1,099.99
Alienware Aurora R14 Liquid Cooled
Alienware Aurora R14 Liquid Cooled
AWAUR14-A771BLK-PUS
$2,747.55
$2,499.99
CyberpowerPC CYBERRPOWERPC
CyberpowerPC CYBERRPOWERPC
GXiVR8400A10
$1,799.99
$1,429.99
CyberpowerPC GXiVR8480A10
CyberpowerPC GXiVR8480A10
$1,199.99
HP Pavilion
HP Pavilion
TG01-2460
$1,314.99
$1,050.00
SkyTech Blaze 3.0
SkyTech Blaze 3.0
ST-BLAZE3B-0310-AM
$1,399.99
SkyTech Archangel 3.0
SkyTech Archangel 3.0
ST-Arch3.0-0180
$1,199.99
$1,099.00
ASUS ROG Strix G15
ASUS ROG Strix G15
G15CF-AB766
$1,429.99
$1,429.49
Alienware Aurora R10
Alienware Aurora R10
AWAUR10-A188BLK-PUS
$1,499.00
$1,495.00
iBUYPOWER Pro
iBUYPOWER Pro
SlateMR 215A
$1,299.99
$1,228.45
CyberpowerPC GXiVR8040A12
CyberpowerPC GXiVR8040A12
$1,289.99
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Budget Windows PCs for Cities: Skylines

These cheaper options meet the minimum system requirements stated by the developer. You may need to lower the graphics settings or the in-game resolution to run the game smoothly.

CyberpowerPC GXiVR8060A12
CyberpowerPC GXiVR8060A12
$1,129.99
$699.99
HP Pavilion
HP Pavilion
TG01-2022
$512.49
$491.99
CyberpowerPC GXiVR8060A11
CyberpowerPC GXiVR8060A11
$1,014.99
$769.99
HP Pavilion
HP Pavilion
1K0D1AAABA
$739.99
$609.99
HP Pavilion
HP Pavilion
$588.00
$511.00
CyberpowerPC GXi8800A6
CyberpowerPC GXi8800A6
$1,029.99
$729.99
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These recommendations are based on technical details and requirements. We can't guarantee that the game will run on every computer.