Genshin Impact is an open-world, gacha-based, action roleplaying game that never seizes to mesmerize the players with its scenic world of Teyvat, inspired by real-world locations. The game simply looks gorgeous and with the ever-increasing list of playable characters with different unique elemental abilities and well-crafted character model design given life by the astounding voice acting from notable voice actors – Genshin Impact is by far the best live service roleplaying game to play right now.

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Keeping that in mind, we have prepared a handy guide for new Genshin Impact players to check whether the platform they are planning to use for playing Genshin Impact is compatible with the game or not. Also, in this guide, we share Genshin Impact’s official system requirements, as well as, our own optimal hardware suggestion to play Genshin Impact at decent FPS.

Genshin Impact PC official System Requirements

Genshin Impact is a well-optimized game on the PC platform, players can easily touch 60 fps at max settings with mid-tier graphics cards, such as GTX 1050, GTX 1650, and other similar cards.

Genshin Impact Minimum Requirements

  • OS – Windows 7 SP1 64 bit, Windows 8.1 64 bit, or Windows 10 64 bit
  • Processor – Intel Core i5 equivalent (AMD Ryzen 5) or better
  • Memory – 8GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030 and better
  • DirectX Version 11
  • Storage – 30GB hard drive space

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Genshin Impact Recommended Requirements

  • OS – Windows 7 SP1 64 bit, Windows 8.1 64 bit, or Windows 10 64 bit
  • Processor – Intel Core i7 equivalent (AMD Ryzen 7) or better
  • Memory – 16GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB and better
  • DirectX Version 11
  • Storage – 30GB hard drive space

Can I run Genshin Impact on my Android Phone?

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Genshin Impact looks beautiful on mobile devices, almost like a console game – this makes many of the mobile gamers think – Can my android device run Genshin Impact?, How can I get good fps in Genshin Impact mobile? and such other questions. So, to help the android mobile users – here are the optimal system requirements for Genshin Impact android version.

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  • CPU – Qualcomm Snapdragon 845, Kirin 810, Exynos 8895 2.3 GHz Octa-core Processor or better.
  • Memory – 4~6 GB of RAM
  • OS – Android 8.1 or above
  • Storage – 10 GB (Initially Genshin Impact took around 5 ~6 GB storage space but with each update the size increases.

Note: Even if you have an Android device with a slight low configuration as compared to the aforementioned optimal configuration – then also you can run Genshin Impact, though the game will suffer in maintaining consistent FPS.

Can I run Genshin Impact on my iPhone or iPad?

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Here is a list of supported iPhone devices that can easily handle Genshin Impact.

Supported iPads for Genshin Impact

  • iPad Air 3rd Generation
  • iPad mini 5th Generation
  • iPad Pro 2nd Generation and above

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Supported iPhone devices for Genshin Impact

  • iPhone 8+
  • iPhone X
  • iPhone XS
  • iPhone XS Max
  • iPhone XR
  • iPhone 11
  • iPhone 11 Pro
  • iPhone 11 Pro Max
  • iPhone SE 2nd Generation

Genshin Impact is a free to play gacha-based role-playing game currently available on PC, PS4, Android, and iOS.

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