Starfield System Requirements – Predictions

Starfield System Requirements

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Desperately want to know if your PC can handle the Starfield system requirements, we’re here to help. Starfield is a space exploration action RPG from Bethesda the creators of the Elder Scrolls and Fallout series. the game will feature many gameplay elements that fans should come to expect. Bethesda was recently bought by Microsoft so we know that the game will release on PC as well as the Xbox Series X and S consoles. With information being sparse at the moment we’ve tried our best to give an estimate based on series X architecture, but we do expect more information to be available closer to release.

We will update the requirements in the future, but for now, we’ll go over the Starfield system requirements below.

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Starfield Minimum System Requirements

  • CPU: AMD FX-8350/ Core i5 6600K
  • RAM: 8GB RAM
  • GPU / Video Card: GeForce GTX 1050 Ti / AMD Radeon RX 570
  • Storage: 75GB
  • Operating System: Windows 8.1 & Windows 10 (64-bit)

Starfield Recommended System Requirements

  • CPU: Intel Core i7-5820K / AMD Ryzen 5 2600
  • RAM: 16 GB RAM
  • GPU / Video Card: GeForce RTX 3070 / Radeon RX 6800
  • Storage: 75GB
  • Operating System: Windows 10 or later (64-bit)

What is the Starfield release date?

Starfield is set to release September 6 2023 on PC as well as on Xbox Series X/S consoles. Unfortunately due to Bethesda being taken over by Microsoft a PS5 release is not scheduled.


With Bethesda being tight-lipped about the system requirements and what technology it will take advantage of, such as DLSS and raytracing we’ve tried to give our best predictions for what you will need to handle the game. The predictions are based on other modern open-world games and the game being released for the newest generation Xbox consoles.

If you want to run the game on lower settings and think it’s time for an upgrade check out our best budget gaming PCs. For those wanting to play at recommended and higher settings, here are our best PCs for gaming.