Elite Dangerous: Horizons System Requirements

12th August 2021 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7/8/10 64-bit
  • Processor: Quad Core CPU (4 x 2Ghz)
  • Memory: 6 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 470 / ATI 7240HD
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 8 GB available space
 

Official Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7/8/10 64-bit
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-3770K Quad Core CPU or better / AMD FX 4350 Quad Core CPU or better
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 770 / AMD Radeon R9 280X or better
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 8 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: Supports HTC Vive, Steam VR and TrackIR
PC System Analysis For Elite Dangerous: Horizons Requirements
Elite Dangerous: Horizons requires a Radeon R9 280X graphics card with a Core i7-3770K 4-Core 3.5GHz or FX-4350 processor to reach the recommended specs, achieving high graphics setting on 1080p. 8 GB will also be needed to achieve the Elite Dangerous: Horizons rec specs and get 60FPS. Minimum RAM requirements are 4 GB system memory. Your graphics card will need to be capable of running DirectX 11.00. We suggest a 8 year old PC to play smoothly.
FPS System Benchmark
107 FPS
High
Graphics Card
8.56
How well optimised is Elite Dangerous: Horizons for PC? 8.3
8.3
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Elite Dangerous: Horizons System Requirements

Minimum
Recommended
Processor
Graphics Card
VRAM
RAM
4 GB
8 GB
OS
Windows 7 64-bit
Windows 7 64-bit
DirectX
11
11
HDD Space
7 GB
7 GB

Elite Dangerous: Horizons PC Release Date:

16 Dec 2015

Alternative Game Tags: Elite dangerous, space, exploration, sci fi
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Can I run Elite Dangerous: Horizons at 60FPS on high at 1080p?
Core i5-4670 3.4GHz GeForce GTX 1050 EVGA SC Gaming 2GB 16GB
100% of 3 people think this can run

Or maybe even ultra?

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13:15 Oct-09-2017
Can I run Elite Dangerous: Horizons at 60FPS on high at 1080p?
Core i7-4930K 6-Core 3.40GHz GeForce GTX 780 Ti SLI 16GB
100% of 4 people think this can run

i run this game on high, getting 60-80fps. running 780TI in sli with i7 4930k and 16GB RAM

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11:40 May-08-2016

i have hp pavilion 15 n268sa amd a10 5745m dual graphics hd 8610G + hd 8670m 2gb vram with 16 gb ram and i can get average 30+ fps. i get dips to 10 landing on planets and in stations but its very playable low settings 1366x768 res 60hz

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