Halo Wars 2 System Requirements

12th August 2021 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Windows 10 64-bit
  • CPU: Intel Core i5-2500 3.3 GHz or AMD FX-4350 4.2 GHz
  • RAM: 6 GB System Memory
  • GPU RAM: 2GB Video Memory
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTS 450 or AMD Radeon HD 7750 2GB
  • DX: DirectX 12
  • HDD: 25 GB Installation Size
 

Official Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Windows 10 64-bit
  • CPU: Intel Core i5-4690K 3.5 GHz or AMD FX-8350 4.0 GHz
  • RAM: 8 GB System Memory
  • GPU RAM: 4 GB Video Memory
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB or AMD Radeon RX 480 4GB
  • DX: DirectX 12
  • HDD: 25 GB Installation Size
PC System Analysis For Halo Wars 2 Requirements
You need a Core i5-4690K 3.5GHz or FX-8350 processor coupled with a GeForce GTX 1060 to run Halo Wars 2 system requirements at recommended. You can expect to get around 60FPS at 1080p screen res on high graphics settings with this hardware. 8 GB will also be needed to achieve the Halo Wars 2 rec specs and get 60FPS. Halo Wars 2 needs a graphics card thats at least as powerful as a GeForce GTX 650 2GB/Radeon HD 7750 MSI PMD 2GB DDR3 Edition paired with FX-4350/Core i5-2500 3.3GHz CPU to match the min specs. This PC setup will deliver 25-35 Frame Per Second at Low graphics setting on 720p resolution. System memory for min is 6 GB. Make sure your GPU can run DirectX 12.00 or Halo Wars 2 won’t run. We suggest a 5 year old PC to play smoothly.
FPS System Benchmark
70 FPS
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Graphics Card
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How well optimised is Halo Wars 2 for PC? 7.7
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Halo Wars 2 System Requirements

Minimum
Recommended
Processor
Graphics Card
VRAM
2GB
4GB
RAM
6 GB
8 GB
OS
Windows 10 64-bit
Windows 10 64-bit
DirectX
12
12
HDD Space
25 GB
25 GB

Halo Wars 2 PC Release Date:

21 Feb 2017

Alternative Game Tags: halo, halo wars, halo wars 2, creative assembly, halo strategy, halowars 2
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00:19 Mar-05-2017

love the game. just the crashing needs to stop :(

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Can I run ? I'm not too sure on my graphics card. Thanks! :D

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05:31 Feb-17-2017

not ultra but medium-high will do 60fps for sure

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05:32 Feb-17-2017

lol no get a new graphics card mate, you can get a gtx 460 for 15 bucks on webuy.com

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06:32 Feb-17-2017

Well i found out,but it i did upgrade my pc so i guess with 1070 will be able to play on ultra

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Hey guys, can any of you give me a prediction on whether or not ill be able to run this properly on my laptop? I really enjoyed the first game way back when it came out and I hope this is even better.

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09:55 Feb-15-2017

I have the same specs, and played the beta with no problems (just set everything to low and you will get 60fps at 1080p)

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05:33 Feb-17-2017

i would get a new board and cpu if i were you

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08:40 Dec-17-2016

Why does it say Windows 7? I thought it would only come out on Windows 10 for PC and Xbox?

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22:50 Feb-26-2017

It's a mistake, I'm afraid you can only access it through the store on Windows 10 :)

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07:41 Jun-12-2016

Hope my crappy GPU can run this. If not I always have an Xbox One

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18:05 Jan-05-2016

thank you..............Microsoft
i,am ready ....................................

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00:00 Aug-05-2015

Should've been a PC port ot Halo: MCC...


Oh well, I'll give this a shot since the first one never came on PC.

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17:09 Aug-04-2015

Hype train starting up............

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