The Outer Worlds
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The Outer Worlds is the rumoured new game in development at Obsidian Entertainment. It's a sci-fi third-person RPG with a AAA-indie budget.
The Outer Worlds System Requirements
18 Oct 2019 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7 (SP1) 64bit
  • CPU: Intel Core i3-3225 or AMD Phenom II X6 1100T
  • RAM: 4GB
  • GPU: Nvidia GTX 650 Ti or AMD HD 7850
  • HDD Space: 40GB
 

Official Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Windows 10 64bit
  • CPU: Intel Core i7-7700K or Ryzen 5 1600
  • RAM: 8GB
  • GPU: GeForce GTX 1060 6GB or Radeon RX 470
  • HDD Space: 40GB
PC System Analysis For The Outer Worlds Requirements
Your PC will need a graphics card thats as powerful as a GeForce GTX 1060/Radeon RX 470 4GB and it should be paired with either a Ryzen R5 1600/Core i7-7700K 4-Core 4.2GHz CPU to match the The Outer Worlds recommended system specs. This PC setup will deliver 60 Frames Per Second on High graphics settings on 1080p monitor resolution. 8 GB will also be needed to achieve the The Outer Worlds rec specs and get 60FPS. You should also have 4 GB system memory for min specs. Make sure your GPU can run DirectX 11 or The Outer Worlds won’t run. We suggest a 4 year old PC to play smoothly.
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The Outer Worlds PC Release Date:

25 Oct 2019

Alternative Game Tags: theouterworlds, spacers choice, theouter worlds
Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Radeon RX 5700 XT 8GB

103.2 FPS

Radeon RX 5700 8GB

97.1 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT 6GB

88.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB

81.4 FPS

Radeon RX 5700 XT 8GB

69.2 FPS

Radeon RX 5700 8GB

64.4 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT 6GB

58.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB

53.8 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT 6GB

25.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB

23.2 FPS
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