Fallout 76 Beta PC Requirements Show That It Should Run on Most Systems

Fallout 76 Beta PC Requirements Show That It Should Run on Most Systems

No trouble.

The first day of the Fallout 76 beta came and went on the Xbox One but PC and PS4 players will get to try Bethesda’s upcoming online Fallout game on October 30. Here’s the minimum and recommended PC specs for Fallout 76.

Fallout 76 is Bethesda’s upcoming multiplayer Fallout game and so far, analysis has shown that it runs like an improved Fallout 4. That said is three years old at this point so check below to see if you’re rig can take on Fallout 76.

Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7/8/10 64-bit
  • Processor: Intel Core i7 4790 3.6 GHz/AMD Ryzen 3 1300X 3.5 GHz or equivalent
  • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 780 3GB/AMD Radeon R9 285 2GB or equivalent
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Storage: 60 GB of free disc space

Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7/8.1/10 64-bit
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-4790 3.6 GHz/AMD Ryzen 5 1500X 3.5 GHz
  • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 970 4GB/AMD R9 290X 4GB
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Storage: 60 GB of free disc space

We already tried out the Fallout 76 beta on the Xbox One and found some framerate and lag issues that Bethesda says will hopefully be fixed in a day one patch. No word yet on how Fallout 76 will run on PC, but we’ll be here with testing results when the PC beta goes live on October 30.

For more check out our Fallout 76 guide for everything we know and the five questions we have after playing the Fallout 76 beta.

If you want to learn how to play Fallout 76 early, we've got all the info you need. Head over to our Fallout 76 Beta times page for the latest scheduled session times and details on how to get involved with the beta.

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