Need for Speed™ Heat System Requirements

Last updated: 24 November 2022

Curious if your PC can run Need for Speed™ Heat? On this page you will find Need for Speed™ Heat 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 Need for Speed™ Heat 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: Need for Speed™ Heat

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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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Need for Speed™ Heat Windows Requirements

Requires 64 bit processor and operating system.

Need for Speed™ Heat system requirements for Windows
Minimum Requirements Recommended Requirements
OS
OS
Windows 10
OS
Windows 10
Processor
Processor
Processor
Memory
Memory
8 GB
Memory
16 GB
Graphics
Graphics
Graphics
DirectX
DirectX
Version 11
DirectX
Version 11
Storage
Storage
50 GB
Storage
50 GB
Network
Network
Network
Broadband Internet connection

Need for Speed™ Heat minimum requirements for Windows assume having at least Windows 10 operating system. Your processor should be FX-6350 ; Core i5-3570 or a more powerful one. The minimum RAM requirement is 8 GB. As for a graphics card, it should be AMD: Radeon 7970 / Radeon R9 280x ; NVIDIA: GeForce GTX 760. You also have to have 50 GB free disk space to install the game.

If you go for recommended requirements for Need for Speed™ Heat for Windows, your operating system should be Windows 10. Recommended CPU would be Ryzen 3 1300X ; Core i7-4790 CPU or equivalent. For RAM, it is recommended to have 16 GB or more. And video card — AMD: Radeon RX 480 ; NVIDIA: GeForce GTX 1060.

Game Details

Hustle by day and risk it all at night in Need for Speed™ Heat Deluxe Edition, a white-knuckle street racer, where the lines of the law fade as the sun starts to set.

Release date
4 June, 2020
Metacritic score
72/100
Categories
Single-player, Multi-player, PvP, Online PvP, Co-op, Online Co-op
Genre
Racing
Supported languages
English*, French*, Italian*, German*, Spanish - Spain*, Korean, Portuguese - Brazil, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Arabic, Japanese*, Polish*, Russian*
* languages with full audio support
Developers
Ghost Games
Publishers
Electronic Arts
Support website
help.ea.com
Support website
store.steampowered.com

FAQs

Can I run Need for Speed™ Heat?

You would be able to run Need for Speed™ Heat 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 Need for Speed™ Heat with 6 GB of RAM?

No, this is not enough to play Need for Speed™ Heat. The minimum RAM is 8 GB.

Can I play Need for Speed™ Heat with 8 GB of RAM?

Yes, Need for Speed™ Heat can run with 8 GB of RAM. It's a minimum requirement.

How much RAM does Need for Speed™ Heat need?

You need at least 8 GB of RAM to run Need for Speed™ Heat on PC, but 16 GB is recommended.

What processor do I need for Need for Speed™ Heat?

FX-6350 ; Core i5-3570 is a minimum requirement for PC to be able to run Need for Speed™ Heat.

How many GB is Need for Speed™ Heat?

At least 50 GB of disk space is required to install Need for Speed™ Heat on your PC.

What graphics card do I need for Need for Speed™ Heat?

You need AMD: Radeon 7970 / Radeon R9 280x ; NVIDIA: GeForce GTX 760 or more powerful video card.

What version of Windows can I use to play Need for Speed™ Heat?

Windows 10 or newer.

Does Need for Speed™ Heat require a 64-bit OS and processor?

Yes, Need for Speed™ Heat needs a 64-bit processor and operating system.

What DirectX do I need to run Need for Speed™ Heat?

Version 11 or greater is necessary for this game.

Can I run Need for Speed™ Heat on my laptop?

Yes, as long as it meets minimum requirements above.

When is Need for Speed™ Heat release date?

Need for Speed™ Heat release date is 4 June, 2020.

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