DOOM System Requirements

Last updated: 20 May 2022

Curious if your PC can run DOOM? On this page you will find DOOM system requirements for PC (Windows). We constantly update our data to provide you with latest and most accurate requirements.

Test your PC to see if it will run DOOM or check system requirement details for CPU, operating system, graphics and sound cards, required disk space and more for each of the supported platforms.

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  1. Right-click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen
  2. Click on the ‘System’ Tab in the pop-up menu
  3. Your computer’s CPU name will be displayed under ‘Device Specifications > Processor’

  1. Right-click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen
  2. In the opened menu click on ‘Device Manager’
  3. In ‘Device Manager’ click on the arrow next to ‘Display adapters’
  4. Under the drop-down, you will see the GPU that your computer is using

  1. Right-click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen
  2. Click on the ‘System’ Tab in the pop-up menu
  3. Your computer’s RAM will be displayed under ‘Device Specifications > Installed RAM’

  1. Right-click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen
  2. Click on the ‘System’ Tab in the pop-up menu
  3. You can see if Windows is 64 or 32 bit under ‘System type’
  4. You can see Windows version under ‘Windows edition’

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DOOM Windows Requirements

Requires 64 bit processor and operating system.

DOOM system requirements for Windows
Minimum Requirements Recommended Requirements
OS
OS
Windows 7/8.1/10 ( versions)
OS
Windows 7/8.1/10 ( versions)
Processor
Processor
Processor
Memory
Memory
8 GB
Memory
8 GB
Graphics
Graphics
Graphics
Storage
Storage
55 GB
Storage
55 GB
Additional Notes
Additional Notes
Requires Steam activation and broadband internet connection for Multiplayer and SnapMap
Additional Notes
Requires Steam activation and broadband internet connection for Multiplayer and SnapMap

DOOM minimum requirements for Windows assume having at least Windows 7/8.1/10 ( versions) operating system. Your processor should be Intel Core i5-2400 / AMD FX-8320 or a more powerful one. The minimum RAM requirement is 8 GB. As for a graphics card, it should be NVIDIA GTX 670 2GB / AMD Radeon HD 7870 2GB. You also have to have 55 GB free disk space to install the game.

If you go for recommended requirements for DOOM for Windows, your operating system should be Windows 7/8.1/10 ( versions). Recommended CPU would be Intel Core i7-3770 / AMD FX-8350 CPU or equivalent. For RAM, it is recommended to have 8 GB or more. And video card — NVIDIA GTX 970 4GB / AMD Radeon R9 290 4GB.

Game Details

Now includes all three premium DLC packs (Unto the Evil, Hell Followed, and Bloodfall), maps, modes, and weapons, as well as all feature updates including Arcade Mode, Photo Mode, and the latest Update 6.66, which brings further multiplayer improvements as well as revamps multiplayer progression.

Release date
12 May, 2021
Metacritic score
85/100
OpenCritic Score
86.35/100
Categories
Single-player, Multi-player, Co-op
Genre
Action
Supported languages
English*, French*, Italian*, German*, Spanish - Spain*, Japanese*, Polish*, Portuguese - Brazil*, Russian*, Traditional Chinese
* languages with full audio support
Developers
id Software
Publishers
Bethesda Softworks
Official website
doom.com
Support website
help.bethesda.net
Support website
store.steampowered.com

FAQs

Can I run DOOM?

You would be able to run DOOM on your PC if it meets minimum requirements below. You can also use our free test tool to check it!

Minimum requirements for Windows are:

Can I play DOOM with 6 GB of RAM?

No, this is not enough to play DOOM. The minimum RAM is 8 GB.

Can I play DOOM with 8 GB of RAM?

Yes, DOOM can run with 8 GB of RAM. It's a minimum requirement.

How much RAM does DOOM need?

You need at least 8 GB of RAM to run DOOM on PC.

What processor do I need for DOOM?

Intel Core i5-2400 / AMD FX-8320 is a minimum requirement for PC to be able to run DOOM.

How many GB is DOOM?

At least 55 GB of disk space is required to install DOOM on your PC.

What graphics card do I need for DOOM?

You need NVIDIA GTX 670 2GB / AMD Radeon HD 7870 2GB or more powerful video card.

What version of Windows can I use to play DOOM?

Windows 7/8.1/10 ( versions) or newer.

Does DOOM require a 64-bit OS and processor?

Yes, DOOM needs a 64-bit processor and operating system.

Can I run DOOM on my laptop?

Yes, as long as it meets minimum requirements above.

When is DOOM release date?

DOOM release date is 12 May, 2021.

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