Is Your PC Ready for Rainbow Six Siege?

Rainbow Six Siege

Yesterday Ubisoft announced the PC specs needed to breach and clear your way into playing Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege.

Let’s say that most of us shouldn’t have too much trouble donning bullet proof vests for this one.

Minimum

Supported OS: Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 (64bit versions required)

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Processor: Intel Core i3 560 @ 3.3 GHz or AMD Phenom II X4 945 @ 3.0 GHz

RAM: 6GB

Video Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 or AMD Radeon HD 5870 (DirectX-11 compliant with 1GB of VRAM) [See list of supported video cards down below]

Sound: DirectX® 9.0c compatible sound card with latest drivers

Hard Drive: 30GB

Recommended

Supported OS: Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 (64bit versions required)

Processor: Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.3 GHz or better or AMD FX-8120 @ 3.1 Ghz or better

RAM: 8GB

Video Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670 (or GTX 760 / GTX 960) or AMD Radeon HD 7970 (or R9 280x [2GB VRAM] / R9 380 / Fury X) [See list of supported video cards down below]

Sound: DirectX® 9.0c compatible sound card 5.1 with latest drivers

Hard Drive: 47GB

Multiplayer: Broadband connection with 512kbps upstream or faster

Ubisoft have also been kind enough to add a list of supported video cards, both from Nvidia and AMD.

All these cards will be supported:

NVIDIA: GeForce GTX 460 or better, GTX 560 or better, GTX 650 or better, GTX 750 or better, or any card from the GT900 and Titan Series

AMD: Radeon HD5870 or better, HD6870 or better, HD7770 or better, R7 260X or better, or any card from the R-300 series and Fury X

As for laptop models of these cards, they say that they may work but aren’t supported. So you may have to resort to Ubisoft’s official FAQ in order to figure out if you can Siege while on the move.

Head over to the Ubiblog for more details.

You can check out our preview of the Rainbow Six Siege beta here.

Rainbow Six Siege is set to be released on 1 December on PC, PS4 and Xbox One. Pre-order now from Amazon