Can Your PC Run Borderlands 3? – Official Specs Released

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Want to know if you’ll be able to take down bandits with the best possible framerate, and see all those explosions and blood splatters in the highest possible resolution?

Here’s all the info you need as to whether your PC will be able to run Borderlands 3.

Console gamers are usually safe in the knowledge that, if everybody’s done their job properly, each new game they buy will run smoothly and look fantastic on their machine. However, those of us who prefer PC will often not have that same security.


Don’t fret though, we now have a handy list of specs that are recommended for playing Borderlands 3 on your rig:

MIN SPEC 1080P Gaming

  • OS – Windows 7/8/10 (latest service pack)
  • Processor – AMD FX-8350 (Intel i5-3570)
  • Memory – 6GB RAM
  • Graphics card – AMD Radeon™ HD 7970 (NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 2GB) – HDD – 75 GB


  • OS – Windows 7/8/10 (latest service pack)
  • Processor – AMD Ryzen™ 5 2600 (Intel i7-4770)
  • Memory – 16GB RAM
  • Graphics card – AMD Radeon™ RX 590 (NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB) – HDD – 75 GB

You can also check out this blog post on the Borderlands website which details the extensive graphics settings for Borderlands 3 on PC, that you will be able to tweak to your liking.

Borderlands 3 is coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on September 13th.

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