Middle-earth: Shadow of War System Requirements

12th August 2021 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • INTEL CPU:i5-2550K, 3.4 GHz
  • AMD CPU:FX-8300
  • RAM:8 GB
  • NVIDIA GPU:GeForce GTX 670
  • AMD GPU:Radeon HD 7950
  • OS:Windows 7 SP1 with Platform Update for Windows 7
  • VRAM:2
  • DX:11
  • HDD:60 GB
 

Official Recommended Requirements

  • INTEL CPU:i7-3770, 3.4 GHz
  • AMD CPU:FX-8350
  • RAM:16 GB
  • NVIDIA GPU:GeForce GTX 1060
  • AMD GPU:Radeon RX 480
  • OS:Win10 64 BIT 14393.102
  • VRAM:4
  • DX:11
  • HDD:60 GB
PC System Analysis For Middle-earth: Shadow of War Requirements
To run Middle-earth: Shadow of War on high graphics settings your PC will require at least a 3.90625GB GeForce GTX 1060 / Radeon RX 480 4GB with a Core i7-3770 4-Core 3.4GHz or FX-8350 CPU. 16 GB will also be needed to achieve the Middle-earth: Shadow of War rec specs and get 60FPS. Middle-earth: Shadow of War needs a graphics card thats at least as powerful as a GeForce GTX 670/Radeon HD 7950 paired with FX-8320/Core i5-2550K 3.4GHz CPU to match the min specs. This PC setup will deliver 25-35 Frame Per Second at Low graphics setting on 720p resolution. To be able to run at all you will need at least 8 GB system memory. Your GPU is expected to be able to deliver DirectX 11.00. We suggest a 5 year old PC to play smoothly.
FPS System Benchmark
70 FPS
High
Graphics Card
8.08
How well optimised is Middle-earth: Shadow of War for PC? 8.3
8.3
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Middle-earth: Shadow of War System Requirements

Minimum
Recommended
Processor
Graphics Card
VRAM
1.953125GB
3.90625GB
RAM
8 GB
16 GB
OS
Windows 7 64-bit
Windows 7 64-bit
DirectX
11
11
HDD Space
60 GB
60 GB

Middle-earth: Shadow of War PC Release Date:

10 Oct 2017

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Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

GeForce RTX 2080 Super 8GB

145 FPS

Radeon VII 16GB

117.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 2060 6GB

93 FPS

Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB

91 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT 6GB

85.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB

75 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB

71.5 FPS

Radeon RX 590 8GB

63.5 FPS

Radeon RX 580 8GB

59 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060

59 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660

57.6 FPS

Radeon RX 580 4GB

56.4 FPS

Radeon RX 570 4GB

56 FPS

GeForce GTX 1650

42.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Super 8GB

107.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB

50 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB

48 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Ti

74 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Super 8GB

73.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080

73 FPS

Radeon VII 16GB

53.6 FPS

GeForce RTX 2060 6GB

33.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660

28.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB

26.5 FPS

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FPS test Shadow of war (Kubuntu) (linux)
GPU: GT 1030
CPU: I3 10100
RAM: 12 GB
1080P
All low setting
30/40 FPS (setting are on 30 FPS)
Very good playable on a linux distro!

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the game is exelently optimized so theres a chance for u to get 60 fps on low at 1080

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I'm not certain you'll hit 60, but you can always turn down resolution scaling to 90%

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Enable dynamic resolution and you will be fine.

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weird, all of a sudden this game won't push higher than 12 fps using a 1080p display while running the benchmark that is included with this game.

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Game can be runned on High grafic with and Fx6300 and Rx480 4gb with 16gb ram on stable 40 fps

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