Treyarch have finally released a full list of specs, both minimum and recommended, for PC gamers wanting to get into the Black Ops 4 Beta on August 10.
PC gamers are sent to be in for a treat this year, with a separate studio, Beenox, working exclusively on the PC version of Black Ops 4.
So here’s what you will need to be equipped with the have a good experience of the beta, which will go live on PC for players with preorders on August 10. It then goes to an open public beta on August 11.
Please note: these specs relate specifically to the Multiplayer Beta only. As you know, beta means that the game is still in development and we continue to tweak and refine both the gameplay and technical details.
OS: Windows 7 64-Bit or laterCPU: Intel Core i5 2500k or AMD equivalentRAM: 8GB RAMHDD: 25GB HD spaceVideo: Nvidia GeForce GTX 660 2 GB / GTX 1050 2GB or AMD Radeon HD 7850DirectX: Version 11.0 compatible video card or equivalentNetwork: Broadband Internet connectionSound Card: DirectX Compatible
OS: Windows 10 64 BitCPU: Intel Core i7 4770k or AMD equivalentRAM: 12GB RAMHDD: 25GB HD spaceVideo: Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 / GTX 1060 6GB or AMD Radeon R9 390 / AMD RX 580DirectX: Version 11.0 compatible video card or equivalentNetwork: Broadband Internet connection
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Sound Card: DirectX Compatible
Any PC gamer with a Battle.net account can get in to the Open Beta on Battle.net starting at 10am PT on August 11. Those players who pre-purchased Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 are invited to a full day of Early Access beginning 10am PT on August 10.
If you haven’t done so, now is the time to sign up for a free Battle.net account and populate your friends list in preparation for the epic showdowns… Across Battle.net it’s easy to communicate with your friends and add new acquaintances that you meet in-game.
This Multiplayer Beta showcases six modes—Team Deathmatch, Domination, Hardpoint, Kill Confirmed, Search & Destroy, and Control. You will battle over six distinct maps—the four already seen at various events, plus two new ones, Gridlock and Hacienda—across playlists that showcase all the content that the Specialists revel in.
Participating in the beta helps our development teams here at Treyarch, at Beenox, and at Blizzard gather data that is used to fine-tune the PC experience. Your feedback is not only welcome, but also a key element in ensuring that we collectively deliver the best PC experience possible.