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Systems to Run Stardew Valley on a Budget.

Release Date 2016-02-26
Developer ConcernedApe
Publisher Chucklefish
Pricing Model Fee-To-Play
Platforms Linux, Mac OS X, Nintendo Switch (Handheld mode), Nintendo Switch (TV mode & Tabletop mode), Playstation 4, Playstation 5, Windows, Xbox One, Xbox Series X | S, iOS, iOS (iPad)
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Genres

Adventure, Sandbox, Simulation

Tags

2D, Atmospheric, Breeding, Commerce, Controller Support (Gamepad, joystick, etc.), Customizable Player Character, Dating Sim, Decoration, Dialogue, Farming, Fishing, Friendship Sim, Loot, Moddable, Modern Setting, Non-Lethal Resolution, Online Multiplayer, RPG, Scavenging & Gathering, Simulation, Single-Player, Stylized, Weather

Pricing and Current Offers

Compatible Systems

The following Systems meet the minimal system requirements set by Stardew Valley's developers. So it should run the game, but you might need to lower visual quality for an enjoyable experience.

Matches are sorted by price, so if what you see doesn't match your expectations and you can afford to pay more, feel free to move on to the next page.

Showing 1-6 of 35 items.
Nintendo Switch Lite (HDH-001)

Nintendo Switch Lite (HDH-001)

ranked #8 among Tablets priced over $

This smaller version of the Nintendo Switch is dedicated to mobile gaming. So you do lose the option to connect this version of the console to the TV

Performance in selected Apps

Stardew Valley80th percentile

Who it's For

  • Gamer

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck9th percentile
Versatility91th percentile
Power14th percentile
Storage Space9th percentile
Portability94th percentile
Battery Autonomy38th percentile

Specs

Screen

6", 1280×720(WXGA, 720p (0.9 MP)), Touch Screen

CPU

Nvidia Tegra X1

GPU

Nvidia Maxwell 256

Memory

4 GB

Storage

32 GB total, Media Card Reader

Pricing

Typically sells for C$259.
Nintendo Switch (HAC-001(-01))

Nintendo Switch (HAC-001(-01))

ranked #4 among Consoles priced over $

The Nintendo Switch is the game console you can either use in the living room as a "regular" game console, or on the move as a tablet. This slight rev

Performance in selected Apps

Stardew Valley80th percentile

Who it's For

  • Serious Gamer

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck7th percentile
Versatility95th percentile
Power14th percentile
Storage Space9th percentile
Portability93th percentile
Battery Autonomy54th percentile

Specs

Screen

6", 1280×720(WXGA, 720p (0.9 MP)), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Touch Screen

CPU

Nvidia Tegra X1

GPU

Nvidia Maxwell 256

Memory

4 GB

Storage

32 GB total, Media Card Reader

Pricing

Typically sells for C$399.
Microsoft Xbox Series S

Microsoft Xbox Series S

ranked #1 among Consoles priced over $

This compact, cost-reduced edition of the Xbox Series X does away with the BluRay drive and the extra horsepower required to run games at 4K resolutio

Performance in selected Apps

Stardew Valley70th percentile

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck100th percentile
Versatility0th percentile
Power90th percentile
Storage Space42th percentile
Portability49th percentile

Specs

CPU

AMD XBox series S

GPU

AMD XBox series S

Memory

10 GB

Storage

512 GB total, Blu-ray Reader, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$379.
Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15-inch Touchscreen Laptop (81WE00NJCF)

Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15-inch Touchscreen Laptop (81WE00NJCF)

ranked #4 among Laptops priced under $725

With a relatively large and low-resolution screen, this laptop could be especially interesting for someone who usually strains when reading on smaller

Performance in selected Apps

Stardew Valley90th percentile

Who it's For

  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck57th percentile
Versatility25th percentile
Power61th percentile
Storage Space29th percentile
Portability67th percentile
Battery Autonomy41th percentile

Specs

Screen

15", 1366×768(1366 × 768 (1 MP)), Multiple Monitor Support, Touch Screen

CPU

Intel Core i5-1035G1

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics

Memory

12 GB

Storage

256 GB total, Media Card Reader, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$849. You could save 18% right now.
Acer Aspire 5 (A515-55-55R6)

Acer Aspire 5 (A515-55-55R6)

ranked #1 among Laptops priced under $725

This cost-effective laptop bundles quite a few attractive features such as a fast drive, a full HD screen and a processor capable of handling most pro

Performance in selected Apps

Stardew Valley90th percentile

Who it's For

  • Aspiring Creative
  • Multitasker
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck72th percentile
Versatility92th percentile
Power59th percentile
Storage Space29th percentile
Portability72th percentile
Battery Autonomy54th percentile

Specs

Screen

15", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p (2.1 MP)), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

Intel Core i5-1035G1

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics

Memory

8 GB

Storage

256 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$799. You could save 19% right now.
Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15.6" Touchscreen Laptop (81WR000ECF)

Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15.6" Touchscreen Laptop (81WR000ECF)

ranked #6 among Laptops priced under $725

This laptop makes a pretty good impression for a budget model. The monitor is relatively low-rez, making it better-suited for single-tasking and anyon

Performance in selected Apps

Stardew Valley90th percentile

Who it's For

  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck43th percentile
Versatility25th percentile
Power47th percentile
Storage Space29th percentile
Portability42th percentile
Battery Autonomy43th percentile

Specs

Screen

15", 1366×768(1366 × 768 (1 MP)), Multiple Monitor Support, Touch Screen

CPU

Intel Core i3-10110U

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics

Memory

8 GB, Dual-Channel

Storage

256 GB total, Solid State (very fast), Micro SD Storage Expansion

Pricing

Typically sells for C$699.