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Red Dead Redemption 2 PC System Requirements Revealed; Requires 150 GB HDD Space

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It is already a fact that Red Dead Redemption 2 is on its way to PC and the enthusiasts of this platform are dying to know more about this version. Fortunately, Rockstar Games fulfilled this desire by announcing that it will have several features that will take advantage of your computer hardware.

Through a press release, Rockstar Games announced that owners of PC with powerful hardware will be able to play Red Dead Redemption 2 at resolutions greater than 4K and enjoy its support for high dynamic range images. In addition, it will have an unlocked frame rate per second so that the action looks more fluid.

Rockstar Games also wants to take advantage of the possibilities offered by the PC to present greater drawing distances, global lighting and higher quality environmental occlusion. Also, the trails in the snow will be more pronounced, the reflections will have improvements and the shadows will be deeper. In addition, there will be greater resolution in all distances and the textures in the trees, the grass and the fur will be greater.

Another important point is that Red Dead Redemption 2 will be compatible with configurations with multiple monitors and even ultrawide screens. In this way, you can enjoy the Old West with panoramic scenarios.

But what kind of hardware will you need on your PC to run the game? To resolve this doubt, Rockstar released the minimum and recommended requirements:


  • OS: Windows 7 – Service Pack 1 (6.1.7601).
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-2500K / AMD FX-6300.
  • Memory: 8 GB
  • Graphics card: Nvidia GeForce GTX 770 2 GB / AMD Radeon R9 280 3 GB.
  • Hard disk space: 150 GB.
  • Sound card: DirectX compatible.
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  • OS: Windows 10 – April 2018 update (v1803).
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-4770K / AMD Ryzen 5 1500X.
  • Memory: 12 GB
  • Graphics card: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB / AMD Radeon RX 480 4 GB.
  • Hard disk space: 150 GB.
  • Sound card: DirectX compatible.

That’s not all, since the game will also have additional content, such as 3 new bounty hunting missions; 2 new band dens; 2 new treasure maps and a new mission. You can also get new weapons like the M1899 Pistol; the Evans of repetition and the Revolver LeMat. Finally, this version will include new horses and new charms.

Red Dead Redemption 2 is now available for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, while its PC version will release on November 5 on the Rockstar Games Launcher and the Epic Games Store.