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God of War on PC - system requirements, download size, PC features and more

Published: 16:38, 08 December 2021
Updated: 17:03, 08 December 2021
God of War PC specs
God of War PC specs

Sony's big blockbuster God of War is coming to PC for the first time ever. Here's everything you need to know about this version of the game.

God of War 2018 is finally coming to PC on January 14, 2022, with a wide range of improvements that will make this version the best-looking one by a mile. Not that the game looks ugly on PS5 and PS4, it's just that the PC version seems to be pushing the visual fidelity one step above.

Anyway, if you're looking to get the game, here are some facts about the PC version, including the new features, system specs and download size. 

  God of War PC features

  • Native 4K support
  • Ultrawide 21:9 monitors support
  • Unlocked framerate 
  • Extensive graphics settings 
  • Features high-resolution shadows, better reflections, 
  • Ground Truth Ambient Occlusion (GTAO)
  • Screen Space Directional Occlusion (SSDO) 
  • NVIDIA DLSS and Reflex support 
  • DualShock 4, DualSense and other gamepads supported
  • Fully customisable key bindings for mouse and keyboard

  God of War PC system requirements

  Minimum (720p resolution, Low settings, 30 FPS)

  • CPU: Intel i5 2500k / AMD Ryzen 3 1200
  • GPU:  Nvidia GTX 960 / AMD R9 290X (4 GB)
  • RAM: 8 GB

  Recommended (1080p resolution Original settings, 30 FPS)

  • CPU: Intel i5 6600k / AMD Ryzen 5 2400 G
  • GPU: Nvidia GTX 1060 / AMD RX 570
  • RAM: 8 GB

  High (1080p resolution, Original settings, 60 FPS )

  • CPU: Intel i7 4770k / AMD Ryzen 7 2700
  • GPU: Nvidia GTX 1070 / AMD RX 5600 XT
  • RAM: 8 GB

  Performance (1440p, High settings, 60 FPS)

  • CPU: Intel i7 7700k / AMD Ryzen 7 3700x
  • GPU: Nvidia RTX 2070 / AMD RX 5700 XT
  • RAM: 16 GB

  Ultra (4K resolution, Ultra settings, 60 FPS) 

  • CPU: Intel i9 9900k / AMD Ryzen 9 3950X
  • GPU: Nvidia RTX 3080 / AMD RX 6800 XT
  • RAM: 16 GB

  God of War PC download size

The game will require a total of 70 GB of storage space at launch. With post-launch updates, we expect that size to get closer to 75 GB, which is still pretty reasonable for today's AAA games. It's worth mentioning that Sony recommend an SSD in the official system specs.

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