Far Cry® 5 System Requirements

Last updated: 21 April 2022

Curious if your PC can run Far Cry® 5? On this page you will find Far Cry® 5 system requirements for PC (Windows, Linux and Mac). We constantly update our data to provide you with latest and most accurate requirements.

Test your PC to see if it will run Far Cry® 5 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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Can I run it: Far Cry® 5

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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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Far Cry® 5 Windows Requirements

Requires 64 bit processor and operating system.

Far Cry® 5 system requirements for Windows
Minimum Requirements Recommended Requirements
OS
OS
Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 ( versions only)
OS
Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 ( versions only)
Processor
Processor
Processor
Memory
Memory
8 GB
Memory
8 GB
Graphics
Graphics
Graphics
DirectX
DirectX
Version 9.0c
DirectX
Version 9.0c
Network
Network
Broadband Internet connection
Network
Broadband Internet connection
Storage
Storage
40 GB
Storage
40 GB
Additional Notes
Additional Notes
Game contains EasyAntiCheat (https://www.easyanticheat.net/) anti-cheat technology, and Denuvo (https://www.denuvo.com/) and VMProtect (http://vmpsoft.com/support/user-manual/introduction/what-is-vmprotect/) anti-tamper technology.
Additional Notes
Game contains EasyAntiCheat (https://www.easyanticheat.net/) anti-cheat technology, and Denuvo (https://www.denuvo.com/) and VMProtect (http://vmpsoft.com/support/user-manual/introduction/what-is-vmprotect/) anti-tamper technology.

Far Cry® 5 minimum requirements for Windows assume having at least Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 ( versions only) operating system. Your processor should be Intel Core i5-2400 @ 3.1 GHz or AMD FX-6300 @ 3.5 GHz or a more powerful one. The minimum RAM requirement is 8 GB. As for a graphics card, it should be NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670 or AMD R9 270 (2GB VRAM with Shader Model 5.0 ). You also have to have 40 GB free disk space to install the game.

If you go for recommended requirements for Far Cry® 5 for Windows, your operating system should be Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 ( versions only). Recommended CPU would be Intel Core i7-4770 @ 3.4 GHz or AMD Ryzen 5 1600 @ 3.2 GHz CPU or equivalent. For RAM, it is recommended to have 8 GB or more. And video card — NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 or AMD R9 290X (4GB VRAM with Shader Model 5.0 ).

Game Details

Welcome to Hope County, Montana, home to a fanatical doomsday cult known as Eden’s Gate. Stand up to cult leader Joseph Seed & his siblings, the Heralds, to spark the fires of resistance & liberate the besieged community.

Release date
26 March, 2022
Categories
Single-player, Multi-player, Co-op, Online Co-op
Genres
Action, Adventure
Supported languages
English*, French*, Italian*, German*, Spanish - Spain*, Arabic, Czech, Dutch, Japanese*, Korean, Polish, Portuguese - Brazil*, Russian*, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese
* languages with full audio support
Developers
Ubisoft Montreal, Red Storm, Ubisoft Shanghai, Ubisoft Toronto, Ubisoft Kiev
Publishers
Ubisoft
Official website
far-cry.ubisoft.com
Support website
support.ubi.com
Support website
store.steampowered.com

FAQs

Can I run Far Cry® 5?

You would be able to run Far Cry® 5 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 Far Cry® 5 with 6 GB of RAM?

No, this is not enough to play Far Cry® 5. The minimum RAM is 8 GB.

Can I play Far Cry® 5 with 8 GB of RAM?

Yes, Far Cry® 5 can run with 8 GB of RAM. It's a minimum requirement.

How much RAM does Far Cry® 5 need?

You need at least 8 GB of RAM to run Far Cry® 5 on PC.

What processor do I need for Far Cry® 5?

Intel Core i5-2400 @ 3.1 GHz or AMD FX-6300 @ 3.5 GHz is a minimum requirement for PC to be able to run Far Cry® 5.

How many GB is Far Cry® 5?

At least 40 GB of disk space is required to install Far Cry® 5 on your PC.

What graphics card do I need for Far Cry® 5?

You need NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670 or AMD R9 270 (2GB VRAM with Shader Model 5.0 ) or more powerful video card.

What version of Windows can I use to play Far Cry® 5?

Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 ( versions only) or newer.

Does Far Cry® 5 require a 64-bit OS and processor?

Yes, Far Cry® 5 needs a 64-bit processor and operating system.

What DirectX do I need to run Far Cry® 5?

Version 9.0c or greater is necessary for this game.

Can I run Far Cry® 5 on my laptop?

Yes, as long as it meets minimum requirements above.

When is Far Cry® 5 release date?

Far Cry® 5 release date is 26 March, 2022.

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