Team Fortress 2 System Requirements

Last updated: 25 February 2020

On this page you will find Team Fortress 2 system requirements for PC (Windows, Mac and Linux). We constantly update our data to provide you with latest and most accurate requirements.

Below are Team Fortress 2 requirements details for CPU, operating system, graphics and sound cards, required disk space and more for each of the supported platforms.

Can my PC run Team Fortress 2?

Test your PC for Team Fortress 2

  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’

Team Fortress 2 Windows Requirements

Requires 64 bit processor and operating system.

Team Fortress 2 system requirements for Windows
Minimum Requirements Recommended Requirements
OS
OS
Windows 7 (32/)/Vista/XP
OS
Windows 7 (32/)
Processor
Processor
1.7 GHz
Processor
Pentium 4 (3.0GHz, )
Memory
Memory
512 MB
Memory
1 GB
DirectX
DirectX
Version 8.1
DirectX
Version 9.0c
Network
Network
Broadband Internet connection
Network
Broadband Internet connection
Storage
Storage
15 GB
Storage
15 GB

Team Fortress 2 minimum requirements for Windows assume having at least Windows 7 (32/)/Vista/XP operating system. Your processor should be 1.7 GHz or a more powerful one. The minimum RAM requirement is 512 MB. You also have to have 15 GB free disk space to install the game.

If you go for recommended requirements for Team Fortress 2 for Windows, your operating system should be Windows 7 (32/). Recommended CPU would be Pentium 4 (3.0GHz, ) CPU or equivalent. For RAM, it is recommended to have 1 GB or more.

Team Fortress 2 Mac Requirements

Team Fortress 2 system requirements for Mac
Minimum Requirements Recommended Requirements
OS
OS
OS X version Leopard 10.5.8 and above
OS
Processor
Processor
1.7 GHz
Processor
Memory
Memory
1 GB
Memory
Graphics
Graphics
NVIDIA GeForce 8 or higher, ATI X1600 or higher, Intel HD 3000 or higher
Graphics
Network
Network
Broadband Internet connection
Network
Storage
Storage
15 GB
Storage

As for Mac OS, Team Fortress 2 requirements here start with OS X version Leopard 10.5.8 and above operating system. Processor needs to be at least 1.7 GHz. 1 GB of RAM is required. Your graphics card should be NVIDIA GeForce 8 or higher, ATI X1600 or higher, Intel HD 3000 or higher. Finally, the game needs 15 GB of free disk space.

Team Fortress 2 Linux Requirements

Team Fortress 2 system requirements for Linux
Minimum Requirements Recommended Requirements
OS
OS
Ubuntu 12.04
OS
Processor
Processor
Dual core from Intel or AMD at 2.8 GHz
Processor
Memory
Memory
1 GB
Memory
Graphics
Graphics
Graphics
Network
Network
Broadband Internet connection
Network
Storage
Storage
15 GB
Storage
Sound Card
Sound Card
OpenAL Compatible Sound Card
Sound Card

If you’re on Linux, minimum requirements include Ubuntu 12.04. Processor should be Dual core from Intel or AMD at 2.8 GHz or higher. For RAM you need 1 GB or more. Graphics card should be nVidia GeForce 8600 / 9600GT, ATI/AMD Radeon HD2600/3600 (Graphic Drivers: nVidia 310, AMD 12.11), OpenGL 2.1 or better. 15 GB of free disk space is a must.

Game Details

Release date
10 October, 2007
Categories
Multi-player, Cross-Platform Multiplayer
Genres
Action, Free to Play
Supported languages
English*, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish - Spain, Swedish, Traditional Chinese, Korean, Czech, Hungarian, Portuguese - Brazil, Turkish, Greek, Bulgarian, Romanian, Thai, Ukrainian
* languages with full audio support
Developer
Valve
Publisher
Valve
Official website
teamfortress.com
Support website
steamcommunity.com
Steam page
store.steampowered.com

FAQs

Can I run Team Fortress 2?

You would be able to run Team Fortress 2 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 (32/)/Vista/XP
  • Processor: 1.7 GHz
  • Memory: 512 MB
  • DirectX: Version 8.1
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 15 GB

Minimum requirements for Mac are:

  • OS: OS X version Leopard 10.5.8 and above
  • Processor: 1.7 GHz
  • Memory: 1 GB
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 8 or higher, ATI X1600 or higher, Intel HD 3000 or higher
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 15 GB

Minimum requirements for Linux are:

How much RAM does Team Fortress 2 need?

You need at least 512 MB of RAM to run Team Fortress 2 on PC, but 1 GB is recommended.

On Mac it requires minimum 1 GB.

And on Linux/SteamOS: 1 GB minimum.

What processor do I need for Team Fortress 2?

1.7 GHz is a minimum requirement for PC to be able to run Team Fortress 2.

How many GB is Team Fortress 2?

At least 15 GB of disk space is required to install Team Fortress 2 on your PC.

What version of Windows can I use to play Team Fortress 2?

Windows 7 (32/)/Vista/XP or newer.

Does Team Fortress 2 require a 64-bit OS and processor?

Yes, Team Fortress 2 needs a 64-bit processor and operating system.

What DirectX do I need to run Team Fortress 2?

Version 8.1 or greater is necessary for this game.

Can I run Team Fortress 2 on my laptop?

Yes, as long as it meets minimum requirements above.

Can I play Team Fortress 2 on my Mac?

Yes, Team Fortress 2 supports Mac if it meets the following minimum requirements:

  • OS: OS X version Leopard 10.5.8 and above
  • Processor: 1.7 GHz
  • Memory: 1 GB
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 8 or higher, ATI X1600 or higher, Intel HD 3000 or higher
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 15 GB

Can I run Team Fortress 2 on Linux/SteamOS?

Yes, you can play Team Fortress 2 on Steam OS/Linux. Please see requirements above.

When is Team Fortress 2 release date?

Team Fortress 2 release date is 10 October, 2007.

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