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Hearts of Iron IV

is playable on Apple Silicon Macs via Steam


Performance Reports

device playable environment api fps resolution settings notes
💻 MacBook Air M1 8GB no Rosetta 2 Steam
🖥 Mac mini M1 8GB no Rosetta 2 Steam
🖥 Mac mini M1 8GB yes Rosetta 2 1080p patch 1.10.3 (Big Sur Fix) resolved the game not starting issue. Steam
💻 MacBook Air M1 16GB yes Rosetta 2 1650 x 1050 good so far, seems stable. Few graphic bugs here and there tho Steam
💻 MacBook Air M1 8GB yes Rosetta 2 2560 × 1600 Maximum (also default) Smooth (at least 30 fps) in 1939 at the start of the war - unsure about late game, Didn't work before the November 26 update - may need to delete any files apart from saves generate in the user folders. Comes up with a warning on the Paradox launcher but still launches fine. reddit Steam
💻 MacBook Pro 13" M1 16GB yes Rosetta 2 20-50 FPS 1680 x 1050 default settings Steam
💻 MacBook Air M1 8GB yes Rosetta 2 1440 × 900 default settings Steam