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Master the art of starfighter combat in the authentic piloting experience Star Wars™: Squadrons. Buckle up, feel the adrenaline of first-person multiplayer space dogfights alongside your squadron, and learn what it means to be a pilot in a thrilling Star Wars™ single-player story.
Star Wars: Squadrons System Requirements
30 Jun 2020 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Windows 10
  • Processor (AMD): Ryzen 3 1300X
  • Processor (Intel): Intel i5 6600k
  • Memory: 8GB
  • Graphics Card (AMD): Radeon HD 7850 or Equivalent
  • Graphics Card (Nvidia): GeForce GTX 660 or Equivalent
  • DirectX: 11.1
  • Multiplayer Online Connection Requirements: 512 Kbps or faster Internet connection
  • Hard Drive Space: 40GB
 

Official Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Windows 10 64-bit
  • Processor (AMD): Ryzen 7 2700X
  • Processor (Intel): Intel i7-7700
  • Memory: 16GB
  • Graphics Card (AMD): Radeon RX 480 or Equivalent
  • Graphics Card (Nvidia): GeForce GTX 1060 or Equivalent
  • DirectX: 11.1
  • Multiplayer Online Connection Requirements: 512 Kbps or faster Internet connection
  • Hard Drive Space: 40GB
PC System Analysis For Star Wars: Squadrons Requirements
Your PC will need a graphics card thats as powerful as a GeForce GTX 1060/Radeon RX 480 4GB and it should be paired with either a Ryzen 7 2700X/Core i7-7700 4-Core 3.6GHz CPU to match the Star Wars: Squadrons recommended system specs. This PC setup will deliver 60 Frames Per Second on High graphics settings on 1080p monitor resolution. 16 GB will also be needed to achieve the Star Wars: Squadrons rec specs and get 60FPS. Star Wars: Squadrons needs a graphics card thats at least as powerful as a GeForce GTX 660/Radeon HD 7850 paired with Ryzen R3 1300X/Core i5-6600K 3.5GHz CPU to match the min specs. This PC setup will deliver 25-35 Frame Per Second at Low graphics setting on 720p resolution. You should also have 8 GB system memory for min specs. You will require a DirectX 11 GPU. We suggest a 5 year old PC to play smoothly.
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Star Wars: Squadrons PC Release Date:

2 Oct 2020

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