DEFCON System Requirements

DEFCON System Requirements - full specs, system checker and the gaming PC setup you need.

DEFCON minimum requirements

  • Memory: 4 GB
  • Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce 510
  • CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo E8400
  • File Size: Unknown
  • OS: Unknown

DEFCON recommended specs

Unknown recommended system requirements

Can you run it? Test your computer against DEFCON system requirements.


The cheapest graphics card you can play it on is an NVIDIA GeForce 510. The minimum memory requirement for DEFCON is 4 GB of RAM installed in your computer. To play DEFCON you will need a minimum CPU equivalent to an Intel Core 2 Duo E8400.

DEFCON will run on PC system with and upwards. Additionally it has Mac and Linux versions.

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DEFCON Mac OS system requirements (minimum)

  • Memory:1 GB
  • Graphics Card:ATI FireGL T2-128
  • CPU:Intel Core Duo L2400
  • File Size:Unknown
  • OS:OS X version Leopard 10.5.8, Snow Leopard 10.6.3, or later.

DEFCON Linux system requirements (minimum)

  • Memory:1 GB
  • Graphics Card:ATI FireGL T2-128
  • CPU:Intel Pentium 4 1.80GHz
  • File Size:70 MB
  • OS:Unknown

DEFCON Details


Player Count

10 Players (Last 24 Hours)

Review Score

84 / 100


Via Steam


Introversion Software


Introversion Software


Strategy Indie

DEFCON Release Date

29th of September 2006

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What is DEFCON?

Inspired by the 1983 cult classic film, Wargames, DEFCON superbly evokes the tension, paranoia and suspicion of the Cold War era, playing on the fascinating aspects of psychological gameplay that occur during strategic nuclear warfare. You play a General hidden deep within an underground bunker.

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