Executable Installer (automatic install) – 1GB
Download using bit-torrent (recommended):
|CPU||Dual-core 2 GHz||Quad-core 3 GHz|
|RAM||4 GB||8 GB|
|Graphics||Nvidia or AMD/ATI|
1 GB VRAM*
|Nvidia or AMD/ATI|
2 GB VRAM
|OS||Windows XP||Windows 7/8/8.1/10|
*Dedicated video memory
IMPORTANT!!! Make sure you are using the latest driver for your graphics card! Otherwise SpaceEngine may not work correctly.
1) Download the installer using the links above.
2) Run the installer and follow its instructions. Do not merge this version with an older one!
Copying to another PC
SpaceEngine is a portable application. You may simply copy the entire SpaceEngine folder to another location and run SpaceEngine.exe, located in the system subfolder. You should not copy the “cache” subfolder though – it will be created automatically.
Read the docs/readme_eng.txt file, or click here for a user manual.
Read the Troubleshooting forum and post there any reports about new bugs.
Mods and add-ons
To improve the quality and level of detail of our Solar System’s planets and moons, download the official add-ons, which are based on real data from interplanetary spacecraft.