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Call of Duty: Warzone 2.0: minimum and recommended specs to play on PC

Infinity Ward has revealed the kind of hardware you’ll need if you want to play Call of Duty: Warzone 2.0, the long awaited battle royale sequel, on PC.

Call of Duty: Warzone 2.0 is the franchises last big hit of 2022 before the closing of this already amazing 2022 for the videogame industry. The new battle royale adds plenty of upgrades that have become relevant to the genre, like DMZ Mode, which brings with it the best aspects of extraction shooters.

This game, alongside the start of a shared Season 1 with Modern Warfare 2, will launch today, November 16, on PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One and PC.These kinds of releases are bound to become benchmarks for your PC.

The series has returned to Steam after a long period of exclusiveness on Battle.net, Activision Blizzard’s PC launcher. If you have a profile in the Valve store you can play both Modern Warfare 2 and Warzone 2.0 without any issues. In fact, the battle royale follows in the free to play steps of the original, which means it is completely free and can be downloaded as a standalone title from this year’s main CoD release. You won’t find any content restrictions when trying to play, although microtransactions are present and focused solely on cosmetic options.

Is your machine ready to jump into Al-Mazrah? We’ll tell you the minimum and recommended prerequisites for Call of Duty: Warzone 2.0. This time, the game does ask for some pretty hefty specs even in its minimum. We’re finally up to at least 8 GB of RAM to be able to run the title.

Call of Duty: Warzone 2.0 Minimum and recommended specs

Minimum

  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows® 10 64 Bit (latest update)
  • Processor: Intel® Core™ i3-6100 / Core™ i5-2500K or AMD Ryzen™ 3 1200
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 960 or AMD Radeon™ RX 470 - DirectX 12.0 compatible system
  • DirectX: Version 12
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 125 GB available space

Recommended

  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows® 10 64 Bit (latest update) or Windows® 11 64 Bit (latest update)
  • Processor: Intel® Core™ i5-6600K / Core™ i7-4770 or AMD Ryzen™ 5 1400
  • Memory: 12 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 or AMD Radeon™ RX 580 - DirectX 12.0 compatible system
  • DirectX: Version 12
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 125 GB available space

Source | Steam