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Alien: Isolation on Linux requires 4GB of RAM, 35GB HDD space

Alien: Isolation will soon arrive on Linux, requiring 2.6GHz processor, 4GB of RAM and 35GB HDD space

By Anthony Garreffa on Sep 28, 2015 at 06:32 am CDT - 1 min, 33 secs reading time

Alien: Isolation is on its way to haunt Linux gamers, with Creative Assembly's first-person horror game being ported to Linux by Feral Interactive.

Alien: Isolation on Linux requires 4GB of RAM, 35GB HDD space | TweakTown.com

Feral Interactive has worked on previous Linux ports of games such as XCOM: Enemy Unknown, Company of Heroes, and Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor. The developer has just released the minimum and recommended requirements for Alien: Isolation on Linux. NVIDIA GeForce owners will have no issues, but Feral Interactive says that AMD Radeon and Intel GPUs are both not supported. This doesn't mean the game won't work on AMD and Intel GPUs, but it will most likely be problematic, and won't include any support from Feral.

As for the system requirements:

Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Ubuntu 14.04.3 (64bit) or SteamOS
  • Processor: 2.6 GHz
  • RAM: 4GB
  • Hard Disk: 35GB
  • Graphics: 1GB*
  • Input: Keyboard & Mouse

Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Ubuntu 14.04.3 (64bit) or SteamOS or higher
  • Processor: 2.6 GHz
  • RAM: 8GB
  • Hard Disk: 35GB
  • Graphics: 2GB**
  • Input: Gamepad
  • *Requires an NVIDIA 600 series or better running driver version 355.11 or better
  • **Requires an NVIDIA 700 series or better running driver version 355.11 or better
  • Intel and AMD GPUs are not supported.
  • A Steam account is required.
Anthony Garreffa

ABOUT THE AUTHOR - Anthony Garreffa

Anthony is a long time PC enthusiast with a passion of hate for games to be built around consoles. With FPS gaming since the pre-Quake days, where you were insulted if you used a mouse to aim, he has been addicted to gaming and hardware ever since. Working in IT retail for 10 years gave him great experience with high-end, custom-built PCs. His addiction to GPU technology is unwavering, and with next-gen NVIDIA GPUs about to launch alongside 4K 144Hz HDR G-Sync gaming monitors and BFGDs (65-inch 4K 120Hz HDR G-Sync TVs) there has never been a time to be more excited about technology.

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