The Evil Within 2 – Official PC Requirements Revealed

Bethesda has revealed the official PC requirements for The Evil Within 2. PC gamers will need at least an Intel Core i5-2400 or an AMD FX-8320 with 8GB of RAM and an NVIDIA GTX 660 2GB or an AMD HD 7970 3GB.

Bethesda recommends an Intel Core i7-4770 or an AMD Ryzen 5 1600X with 16GB of RAM and an NVIDIA GTX 1060 6GB or an AMD RX 480 8GB. The game will also require 40GB of free hard-disk space.

The Evil Within 2 is powered by the STEM Engine which is a heavily modified version of the id Tech 5 Engine. Bethesda has not clarified whether the recommended spec will run the game on High settings with 60fps.

The Evil Within 2 releases on October 13th, and you can read its full PC requirements below.

The Evil Within 2 PC Requirements:


  • OS: Windows 7/8.1/10 (64-bit versions)
  • CPU: Intel Core i5-2400 / AMD FX-8320 or better
  • 8 GB RAM, 40GB free HDD space
  • GPU: NVIDIA GTX 660 2GB / AMD HD 7970 3GB or better


  • OS: Windows 7/8.1/10 (64-bit versions)
  • CPU: Intel Core i7-4770 / AMD Ryzen 5 1600X or better
  • 16 GB RAM, 40GB free HDD space
  • GPU: NVIDIA GTX 1060 6GB / AMD RX 480 8GB or better

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