NBA 2K18 System Requirements

12th August 2021 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7x64 / Windows 8.1x64 / Windows 10x64
  • Processor: Intel® Core™ i3-530 @ 2.93 GHz / AMD Phenom™ II X4 805 @ 2.50 GHz or better
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 450 1GB / ATI® Radeon™ HD 6770 1GB or better
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 70 GB available space
  • Sound Card: DirectX 9.0c compatible Dual-Analog Gamepad: Recommended
 

Official Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7x64 / Windows 8.1x64 / Windows 10x64
  • Processor: Intel® Core™ i5-4430 @ 3 GHz / AMD FX-8370 @ 3.4 GHz or better
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 770 2GB / ATI® Radeon™ R9 270 2GB or better
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 70 MB available space
PC System Analysis For NBA 2K18 Requirements
NBA 2K18 will require Radeon R9 270 graphics card with a Core i5-4430 3.0GHz or FX-8370 processor to reach the recommended specs, achieving high graphics setting on 1080p. For your PC to completely meet the recommended requirements you will also need 8 GB system memory. Don't try and play NBA 2K18 without 4 GB, which helps get the 30FPS Another thing to consider is the DirectX capability of your GPU. NBA 2K18 needs a GPU capable of running DirectX 11.00.
FPS System Benchmark
107 FPS
High
Graphics Card
5.71
How well optimised is NBA 2K18 for PC? 6.3
6.3
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NBA 2K18 System Requirements

Minimum
Recommended
Processor
Graphics Card
VRAM
RAM
4 GB
8 GB
OS
Windows 7 64-bit
Windows 10 64-bit
DirectX
11
11
HDD Space
70 GB
70 GB

NBA 2K18 PC Release Date:

15 Sep 2017

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23:00 Aug-07-2018

I voted yes because I can run it and my computer is worse.

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13:53 Aug-17-2018

what settings do you play on? and what resolution?

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11:10 Mar-02-2018

You would need more than 3gb GPU just for HIGH textures. Not Ultra.
you can play on med-high

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18:30 Dec-28-2017

how to change default resolution 1080p to 900p without open this game, because my monitor detect out of range?

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15:10 Jan-11-2018

I believe somewhere in the game folder there's a config file. Or if you're launching with steam there's a command to set resolution, I can't remember which one.

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11:12 Mar-02-2018

I voted yes because...you should play around with the settings, cuz I think you can use a higher resolution and med settings.
im running it on 1920x1080 with Medium presets and V-sync

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btw,i can run NBA 2k17 smoothly on medium 30fps

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12:01 Sep-29-2017

no not really..

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18:52 Sep-15-2017

am sorry to say this but you need at lease 3.3ghz or better to run the game smoothly with no problem and with at lease 2gb or better on the GPU

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