Microsoft has released the Gears 5 PC system requirements

Microsoft & The Coalition announced the PC requirements for Gears 5 and they are very reasonable. So no worries, you should be able to destroy the Locust with ease.

The  PC system requirements for Gears 5 are almost identical to what Microsoft provided as part of their “Gears 5 Technical Test” requirements, though these specifications provided more in-depth hardware recommendations.

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  • CPU: Intel Core i3 Skylake
    CPU: AMD FX 6000 series
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760
    GPU: AMD Radeon R9 280
  • Memory: 6 GB
  • OS: Windows 10 (64-Bit)*
  • DirectX: 12


  • CPU: Intel Core i5 Skylake
    CPU: AMD Ryzen 3
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970
    GPU: AMD Radeon RX 570
  • Memory: 8 GB
  • OS: Windows 10 (64-Bit)*
  • DirectX: 12

Microsoft has not confirmed Gears 5’s storage requirements, which are expected to be high given the size of Gears of War 4’s storage needs of 100GB+

Something also new to Gears 5, it will be available on Steam

Let us know if you have the firepower for it in the comments below.