Fallout 76 PC Requirements - Minimum, Recommended PC Specs

Fallout 76 PC Requirements - Minimum, Recommended PC Specs

If you’re looking to jump into the Fallout 76 Beta on PC, here are the requirements your PC will need to meet.

Fallout 76 is a brand new direction for the series, offering an online-only experience to a survival game like Rust. There’s also a beta period to sink your teeth into, a first for the Fallout franchise. Xbox users were given the first bite of the apple though PS4 and PC soon followed. If you sway more towards the PC side of things, then you’ll need to check the PC specs required to load up Fallout 76. Well, we’ve collected that info and more in this Fallout 76 PC Specs Guide. We’ll list the minimum, and Recommended PC Specs for Fallout 76, so that you can venture into Appalachia without worrying about compatibility issues.

We’ve been busy pulling together a ton of info on Fallout 76, pulling it all into our Fallout 76 Guides Hub. You’ll find a look at the very best weapons, Perks and everything else you’ll need to survive the radioactive wasteland of Appalachia.

Fallout 76 PC Specs

Up until very recently, we had no idea what the minimum PC requirements for Fallout 76 were going to be. Thankfully though, Bethesda has thrown us a bone, listing some key info over on the Fallout 76 FAQ page. We’ve collected all of the relevant info below:

Fallout 76 Minimum and Recommended PC Specs

Now here’s the info that you came to see. We’ve listed the Fallout 76 Minimum and Recommended PC Specs below. Good luck Vault Dweller!

Fallout 76 (minimum):

  • Requires 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 7/8/10 (64-bit OS required)
  • 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 disk space

Fallout 76 (Recommended):

  • Requires 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 7/8.1/10
  • 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 disk space

If you're after all the Fallout 76 goodness you can handle, we've got plenty of Fallout 76 guides for you. Consult our Fallout 76 Atoms Guide to find out if Fallout 76 has microtransactions, find out about Fallout 76 Factions, take a look at all the Fallout 76 Perks, and discover how Fallout 76 Nukes work. We've also got a detailed guide on Fallout 76 Base Building and settlements, a page on Fallout 76's Best Weapons, and Fallout 76 Mutations

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