Fallout 4 System Requirements

12th August 2021 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • Windows 7/8/10 (64-bit OS required)
  • Intel Core i5-2300 2.8 GHz/AMD Phenom II X4 945 3.0 GHz or equivalent
  • 8 GB RAM
  • 30 GB free HDD space
  • NVIDIA GTX 550 Ti 2GB/AMD Radeon HD 7870 2GB or equivalent
 

Official Recommended Requirements

  • Windows 7/8/10 (64-bit OS required)
  • Intel Core i7 4790 3.6 GHz/AMD FX-9590 4.7 GHz or equivalent
  • 8 GB RAM
  • 30 GB free HDD space
  • NVIDIA GTX 780 3GB/AMD Radeon R9 290X 4GB or equivalent
PC System Analysis For Fallout 4 Requirements
Fallout 4 requires a Radeon R9 290X graphics card with a Core i7-4790 4-Core 3.6GHz or FX-9590 processor to reach the recommended specs, achieving high graphics setting on 1080p. 8 GB will also be needed to achieve the Fallout 4 rec specs and get 60FPS. Fallout 4 needs a graphics card thats at least as powerful as a GeForce GTX 550 Ti/Radeon HD 7870 paired with Phenom II X4 945/Core i5-2300 2.8GHz CPU to match the min specs. This PC setup will deliver 25-35 Frame Per Second at Low graphics setting on 720p resolution. Minimum RAM requirements are 8 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
91 FPS
High
Graphics Card
7.96
How well optimised is Fallout 4 for PC? 6.1
6.1
Where does Fallout 4 rank in the list of the most demanding games?
Genres: RPG , Action , Adventure

System Requirements Report for Fallout 4

Recommended Graphics Setting: High

Processor:

Intel Core i7-9750H 6-Core 2.6GHz
9.2

Graphics Card:

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB Mobile
7.6

RAM:

16GB
9.9

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GPU Performance:

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System Requirements Performance

Minimum System Requirements
Processor Intel Core i5-2300 2.8GHz AMD Phenom II X4 945
Graphics Card Nvidia GeForce GTX 550 Ti AMD Radeon HD 7870
RAM 8 GB
Recommended System Requirements
Processor Intel Core i7-4790 4-Core 3.6GHz AMD FX-9590
Graphics Card Nvidia GeForce GTX 780 AMD Radeon R9 290X
RAM 8 GB

Projected FPS (Premium Feature)

Fallout 4 System Requirements

Minimum
Recommended
Processor
Graphics Card
VRAM
1.953125GB
2.9296875GB
RAM
8 GB
8 GB
OS
Windows 7 64-bit
Windows 7 64-bit
DirectX
11
11
HDD Space
30 GB
30 GB

Fallout 4 PC Release Date:

10 Nov 2015

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PlayStation 4 PlayStation 4

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Can I Run Fallout 4 at 60fps on Ultra at 4k


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will i get sttuters on some parts of the game?

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15:06 Jul-17-2020

the cpu is the weak point

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03:36 Jul-27-2020

got an i5-3570, runs well. tnx mate

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I voted yes but I wouldn't expect any high framerates

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This game requires a minimum of 2GB RAM (tested 667MHz DDR2), a Pentium Dual Core E2180, and a Radeon HD 5870 for 720P 30FPS. (The radeon will mostly sit in it's mid 30% usage though)

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Yes you can

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08:47 Jun-10-2019

Može

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Hvala brat
Još sam nabudžio na 16GB RAM-a 3000MHz, radi super :D

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literraly my rig

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The 8800GTX is a powerful enough video card to run Fallout 4, but despite it's horsepower, it lacks DirectX 11 support, hence will not run this game. Test GTA V on this video card, it will run 720p/ high or 1080p/low no problem.

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Question: Can I run Fallout 4 at 60FPS low g. setttings at 1366x768

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IDK if you'll have solid 60 all the time, especially considering how poorly optimized this game can be in some instances (mainly crowded areas). I run it on solid 30 medium settings (I play for the RPG, not the FPS). My GPU barely works.

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Anyone know why my laptop only hits 38FPS and thats on low settings, if i turn settings up its still the same FPS as if i had it on low meanwhile i can run every new game on high 60FPS but not fallout 4?!

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