Assassin’s Creed Odyssey is just around the corner. Fans of the franchise will soon be able to dive into the world of ancient Greece to take on the role of either Alexios or Kassandra, mercenary soldiers who have inherited the coveted spear of Leonidas. If you were planning to play the game on PC, then you’ll need to make sure your rig can handle it. We’ve listed the minimum and recommended system requirements for playing Assassin’s Creed Odyssey on PC, along with the PC specs for running the game in 4K.

Assassin's Creed Odyssey System Requirements

In general, Ubisoft recommends using a GTX 970 or R9 290 for those who are playing Assassin’s Creed Odyssey on PC in any resolution under 4K, while a GTX 1080 or Vega 64 is recommended for 4K resolution. You can review the full system requirements for Assassin’s Creed Odyssey below. According to Ubisoft, the PC version of Assassin’s Creed Odyssey will also contain features that are not available in the console versions of the game, such as the option to uncap the framerate.

Minimum System Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 (64-bit versions only)
  • Processor: AMD FX 6300 @ 3.8 GHz, Ryzen 3 – 1200, Intel Core i5 2400 @ 3.1 GHz
  • Video: AMD Radeon R9 285 or NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 (2GB VRAM with Shader Model 5.0)
  • Memory: 8GB RAM
  • Resolution: 720p
  • Targeted Framerate: 30 FPS
  • Video Preset: Low
  • Storage: 46GB available hard drive space
  • DirectX: DirectX June 2010 Redistributable
  • Sound: DirectX 9.0c compatible sound card with latest drivers

Recommended System Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 (64-bit versions only)
  • Processor: AMD FX-8350 @ 4.0 GHz, Ryzen 5 - 1400, Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.5 GHz
  • Video: AMD Radeon R9 290 or NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 (4GB VRAM or more with Shader Model 5.0) or better – See supported list
  • Memory: 8GB RAM
  • Resolution: 1080p
  • Targeted Framerate: 30 FPS
  • Video Preset: High
  • Storage: 46GB available hard drive space
  • DirectX: DirectX June 2010 Redistributable
  • Sound: DirectX 9.0c compatible sound card with latest drivers

4K Resolution System Requirements

  • OS: Windows 10 (64-bit versions only)
  • Processor: AMD Ryzen 1700X @ 3.8 GHz, Intel Core i7 7700 @ 4.2 GHz
  • Video: AMD Vega 64, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 (8GB VRAM with Shader Model 5.0)
  • Memory: 16GB RAM
  • Resolution: 4K
  • Targeted Framerate: 30 FPS
  • Video Preset: High
  • Storage: 46GB available hard drive space
  • DirectX: DirectX June 2010 Redistributable
  • Sound: DirectX 9.0c compatible sound card with latest drivers

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey will launch on October 5 for PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4. Be sure to check out our Assassin’s Creed Odyssey strategy guides and coverage for gameplay tips, tutorials, and features.