Here are the Recommended PC Specs for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Blackout Battle Royale Beta

Here are the Recommended PC Specs for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Blackout Battle Royale Beta

Can you run Blackout?

The Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Blackout battle royale beta is out now exclusively for PlayStation 4 players, but the beta will rollout to PC on September 15. As such, Treyarch released the minimum and recommended PC specs for the Blackout beta on PC.

The minimum PC specs shouldn't be too hard to hit for PC gamers so if you have access to the Blackout beta in five days you should be good to go. As posted on the official Black Ops 4 subreddit, both the minimum and recommended specs for Blackout on PC are as follows:

Minimum

  • OS: Windows 7 64-bit or later
  • CPU: Intel Core i5 2500k or AMD equivalent
  • RAM: 8GB RAM
  • HDD: 40GB HD space
  • Video: Nvidia GeForce GTX 660 2GB/GTX 1050 2GB or AMD Radeon HD 7950
  • DirectX: Version 11.0 compatible video card or equivalent
  • Network: Broadband internet connection
  • Sound Card: DirectX Compatible

Recommended

  • OS: Windows 10 64-bit
  • CPU: Intel Core i7 4770k or AMD equivalent
  • RAM: 12GB RAM
  • HDD: 40GB HD space
  • Video: Nvidia GeForce GTX 970/GTX1060 6GB or AMD Radeon R9 390/AMD RX 580
  • DirectX: Version 11.0 compatible video card or equivalent
  • Network: Broadband internet connection
  • Sound Card: DirectX Compatible

Blackout is Call of Duty's first battle royale mode and will come as part of Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 developed by Treyarch. Raven Software, an Activision studio that supports the Call of Duty franchise is helping develop the battle royale mode for Black Ops 4. Interested players have already flocked to Twitch to see Blackout in action.

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