Subnautica: Below Zero System Requirements

Last updated: 21 April 2022

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

Test your PC to see if it will run Subnautica: Below Zero 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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Subnautica: Below Zero Windows Requirements

Requires 64 bit processor and operating system.

Subnautica: Below Zero system requirements for Windows
Minimum Requirements Recommended Requirements
OS
OS
Windows 7
OS
Windows 10
Processor
Processor
Intel Core i3 / AMD Ryzen 3 2.6ghz+
Processor
Intel Core i5 / AMD Ryzen 5 @ 3Ghz +
Memory
Memory
8 GB
Memory
8 GB
Graphics
Graphics
Graphics
DirectX
DirectX
Version 11
DirectX
Version 11
Storage
Storage
15 GB
Storage
15 GB

Subnautica: Below Zero minimum requirements for Windows assume having at least Windows 7 operating system. Your processor should be Intel Core i3 / AMD Ryzen 3 2.6ghz+ or a more powerful one. The minimum RAM requirement is 8 GB. As for a graphics card, it should be Intel HD 530. You also have to have 15 GB free disk space to install the game.

If you go for recommended requirements for Subnautica: Below Zero for Windows, your operating system should be Windows 10. Recommended CPU would be Intel Core i5 / AMD Ryzen 5 @ 3Ghz + CPU or equivalent. For RAM, it is recommended to have 8 GB or more. And video card — Nvidia 1050 Ti / AMD Radeon 570, 4GB VRAM.

Subnautica: Below Zero Mac Requirements

Requires 64 bit processor and operating system.

Subnautica: Below Zero system requirements for Mac
Minimum Requirements Recommended Requirements
OS
OS
OS X 10.11 El Capitan
OS
OS X 10.13 High Sierra
Processor
Processor
Processor
Intel Core i7, 4 cores
Memory
Memory
8 GB
Memory
8 GB
Graphics
Graphics
Graphics
Storage
Storage
15 GB
Storage
15 GB

As for Mac OS, Subnautica: Below Zero requirements here start with OS X 10.11 El Capitan operating system. Processor needs to be at least Intel Core i5. 8 GB of RAM is required. Your graphics card should be Intel Iris Pro 650. Finally, the game needs 15 GB of free disk space.

As for recommended OS, it is OS X 10.13 High Sierra. Intel Core i7, 4 cores processor is recommended. Plus, 8 GB of RAM. Your video card should be AMD Radeon R9 M395.

Game Details

Dive into a freezing underwater adventure on an alien planet. Below Zero is set two years after the original Subnautica. Return to Planet 4546B to uncover the truth behind a deadly cover-up. Survive by building habitats, crafting tools, & diving deeper into the world of Subnautica.

Release date
13 May, 2022
OpenCritic Score
82.11/100
Category
Single-player
Genres
Adventure, Indie
Supported languages
English*, French, Italian, German, Spanish - Spain, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese - Brazil, Spanish - Latin America, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Turkish, Ukrainian, Czech, Finnish, Hungarian, Polish
* languages with full audio support
Developer
Unknown Worlds Entertainment
Publisher
Unknown Worlds Entertainment
Official website
unknownworlds.com
Support website
forums.unknownworlds.com
Support website
store.steampowered.com

FAQs

Can I run Subnautica: Below Zero?

You would be able to run Subnautica: Below Zero 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:

  • OS: Windows 7
  • Processor: Intel Core i3 / AMD Ryzen 3 2.6ghz+
  • Memory: 8 GB
  • Graphics: Intel HD 530
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 15 GB

Minimum requirements for Mac are:

Can I play Subnautica: Below Zero with 6 GB of RAM?

No, this is not enough to play Subnautica: Below Zero. The minimum RAM is 8 GB.

Can I play Subnautica: Below Zero with 8 GB of RAM?

Yes, Subnautica: Below Zero can run with 8 GB of RAM. It's a minimum requirement.

How much RAM does Subnautica: Below Zero need?

You need at least 8 GB of RAM to run Subnautica: Below Zero on PC.

On Mac it requires minimum 8 GB.

What processor do I need for Subnautica: Below Zero?

Intel Core i3 / AMD Ryzen 3 2.6ghz+ is a minimum requirement for PC to be able to run Subnautica: Below Zero.

How many GB is Subnautica: Below Zero?

At least 15 GB of disk space is required to install Subnautica: Below Zero on your PC.

What graphics card do I need for Subnautica: Below Zero?

You need Intel HD 530 or more powerful video card.

What version of Windows can I use to play Subnautica: Below Zero?

Windows 7 or newer.

Does Subnautica: Below Zero require a 64-bit OS and processor?

Yes, Subnautica: Below Zero needs a 64-bit processor and operating system.

What DirectX do I need to run Subnautica: Below Zero?

Version 11 or greater is necessary for this game.

Can I run Subnautica: Below Zero on my laptop?

Yes, as long as it meets minimum requirements above.

Can I play Subnautica: Below Zero on my Mac?

Yes, Subnautica: Below Zero supports Mac if it meets the following minimum requirements:

When is Subnautica: Below Zero release date?

Subnautica: Below Zero release date is 13 May, 2022.

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