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Can You Play Counter Strike 2 On Mac?

Here is the answer to whether you can play Counter-Strike 2 (CS2) on Mac including its limited test and global version.
Can You Play Counter Strike 2 On Mac?

The limited test of CS:GO's upgrade, Counter-Strike 2, is currently underway and is available for selected PC players where they test the game and provide feedback to the developers before its global launch in the summer. While CS:GO is available for Mac via Steam, a lot of players are wondering whether they will be able to play the improved version of Counter-Strike 2 on Mac, and here is the answer to your question.

Can You Play Counter Strike 2 on Mac?

CS2 will release globally in summer 2023
CS2 will release globally in summer 2023. (Picture: Valve)

Counter-Strike 2 limited beta test will be available on PC only, and if you have its access and want to play it on Mac, you will have to use Boot Camp. It will install Windows on your Mac that will let you play Counter Strike 2, but make sure that your Mac has an Intel chip and it has at least 64 GB of free space and in case of iMac Pro or Mac Pro, you should as much free storage as your Mac.

Talking about Counter Strike 2's global version, there is no official announcement regarding its availability on Mac. However, given that CS:GO can be played on the platform, CS2 will also be released for Mac players; otherwise, you will have to use Boot Camp to play it.

We will update this page once we have more information about it, so make sure to keep an eye on it.