Here’s what you need to run Aliens: Fireteam Elite on PC

Here's what you need to run Aliens: Fireteam Elite on PC

Here’s what you need to run Aliens: Fireteam Elite on PC

Aliens: Fireteam Elite is due to launch on August 24th, allowing gamers to team up with two friends or AI companions against hordes of monstrous Xenomorph and teams of Weyland-Yutani Synthetics.  

This co-op shooter features 20 enemy types, 11 xenomorph forms, 30+ weapons and five unique player classes. This variety, alongside the game’s 3-player limit, ensures that every run through the game is different. To increase the game’s replayability, a card system can be used to modify the game’s campaign missions. 

On PC, Aliens Fireteam will be available on Steam. Recently, the game’s Steam page has been updated with detailed system requirements, revealing that the game will take up approximately 30GB of storage and that the game will be a DirectX 11 title. 

Steam users will be glad to know that Cold Iron Studios has been specific with their PC system requirements, listing expected average framerates, graphics settings, and resolutions alongside their game’s minimum and recommended system requirements. For Aliens: Fireteam Elite, the game’s recommended system specifications target 1080p 60 FPS gameplay at high graphics settings. 

CPU-wise, Aliens: Fireteam Elite will support processors like AMD’s Athlon x4 950 and Intel’s i5-2500K, neither of which are high-end by today’s standards. However, higher-end processors like AMD’s Ryzen 5 1600AF and Intel’s i5-7400 are recommended for stable 60+ FPS gameplay. 
  

Moving on to the game’s GPU requirements, it is clear that graphics cards with 4GB or more of Video memory are required, with the game’s minimum graphics cards being AMD’s R9 285 and Nvidia’s GTX 760. Higher-end graphics cards like AMD’s RX 480 8GB and Nvidia’s GTX 1060 6GB are recommended for 1080p 60 FPS gameplay. 

Below are the full PC system requirements for Aliens: Fireteam Elite. 
 

MINIMUM:

OS: Windows 10
Processor: AMD Athlon X4 950 / Intel i5-2500K
Memory: 8 GB RAM
Graphics: AMD R9 285 4GB / Nvidia GTX 760 4GB
DirectX: Version 11
Network: Broadband Internet connection
Storage: 30 GB available space
Sound Card: Integrated or dedicated Direct X 11 compatible soundcard
Additional Notes: Minimum graphics settings, 1920×1080 screen resolution, 30FPS average

RECOMMENDED:

OS: Windows 10
Processor: AMD Ryzen 5 1600AF / Intel i5-7400
Memory: 16 GB RAM
Graphics: AMD RX 480 8GB / Nvidia GTX 1060 6GB
DirectX: Version 11
Network: Broadband Internet connection
Storage: 30 GB available space
Sound Card: Integrated or dedicated Direct X 11 compatible soundcard
Additional Notes: High graphics settings, 1920×1080 screen resolution, 60FPS average

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Here's what you need to run Aliens: Fireteam Elite on PC