Factorio

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Factorio
Factorio cover
Developers
Wube Software
Release dates
Windows Early access
macOS (OS X) Early access
Linux Early access
Factorio at Wikipedia

General information

Official website
Official forums
Official Wiki
GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Official website
DRM-free
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Humble Store
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Factorio\config
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Application Support/factorio/config
Linux $HOME/.factorio/config
This game does not follow the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Warning: On Linux, the game consults the user database (/etc/passwd) to find the user home directory. The value of the $HOME environment variable is ignored.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Factorio\saves\
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Application Support/factorio/saves/
Linux $HOME/.factorio/saves/

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics Settings
Graphics Settings

Input settings[edit]

Controls Settings
Controls Settings

Audio settings[edit]

Sound Settings
Sound Settings
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Master, Music, Game effects, GUI effects, Walking sound, Environment sounds, Alerts
Surround sound
Subtitles
No speech.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Belarusian
Catalan
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese
Czech
Dutch
Finnish
French
German
Greek
Hungarian
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Norwegian
Polish
Portuguese
Brazilian Portuguese
Romanian
Russian
Spanish
Swedish
Ukrainian
An up-to date page of all supported languages can be found here

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Connection types

Ports

Protocol Port(s) and/or port range(s)
UDP (outbound) 34197

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
64-bit executable
64-bit exclusive starting with release 0.15[1]

System requirements[edit]

Requires a 64-bit OS.
A system meeting the minimum requirements will be limited to low-resolution sprites and minimal VRAM usage.[2]
Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Vista 7, 8, 10
Processor (CPU) 3 GHz Dual Core 3 GHz Quad Core
System memory (RAM) 4 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) 512 MB of VRAM 2 GB of VRAM
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.9 10.10, 10.11, 10.12, 10.13
Processor (CPU) 3 GHz Dual Core 3 GHz Quad Core
System memory (RAM) 4 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) 512 MB of VRAM 2 GB of VRAM
Linux
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS)
Processor (CPU) 3 GHz Dual Core 3 GHz Quad Core
System memory (RAM) 4 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) 512 MB of VRAM 2 GB of VRAM

References

  1. Friday facts #158 - The end of the 32-bit era - last accessed on 25/01/2017
  2. Factorio on Steam - last accessed on 2018-17-4
    "Low sprite resolution and Low VRAM usage."