Horizon: Zero Dawn
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Experience Aloy’s legendary quest to unravel the mysteries of a future Earth ruled by Machines. Cast out from birth, the young hunter must fight to stop a threat to all mankind. Use devastating tactical attacks against the Machines and explore a majestic open world in this award-winning action RPG!
Horizon: Zero Dawn System Requirements
3 Jul 2020 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 10 64-bits
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-2500K@3.3GHz or AMD FX 6300@3.5GHz
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 780 (3 GB) or AMD Radeon R9 290 (4GB)
  • DirectX: Version 12
  • Storage: 100 GB available space
 

Official Recommended Requirements

  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 10 64-bits
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-4770K@3.5GHz or Ryzen 5 1500X@3.5GHz
  • Memory: 16 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 (6 GB) or AMD Radeon RX 580 (8GB)
  • DirectX: Version 12
  • Storage: 100 GB available space
PC System Analysis For Horizon: Zero Dawn Requirements
You need a Core i7-4770K 4-Core 3.5GHz or Ryzen R5 1500X processor coupled with a GeForce GTX 1060 to run Horizon: Zero Dawn system requirements at recommended. You can expect to get around 60FPS at 1080p screen res on high graphics settings with this hardware. Horizon: Zero Dawn needs a Radeon R9 290 graphics card to play on low settings, with a Core i5-2500K 3.3GHz or FX-6300 processor to reach the minimum specs, achieving 30FPS on 1080p monitor res. System memory for min is 8 GB. Another thing to consider is the DirectX capability of your GPU. Horizon: Zero Dawn needs a GPU capable of running DirectX 12. To summarise, Horizon: Zero Dawn needs around a 4 year old PC to play at recommended settings.
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70 FPS
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How well optimised is Horizon: Zero Dawn for PC? Horizon: Zero Dawn is well optimized
7.2
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Genres: Action, RPG, Sci fi
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Horizon: Zero Dawn PC Release Date:

7 Aug 2020

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