Sons of the Forest PC requirements – Minimum & recommended specs

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If you’re wondering if your PC can run Sons of the Forest sufficiently, here’s everything you need to know about the PC specs and requirements, from minimum to recommended.

Sons of the Forest has finally been released worldwide in early access and aims to deliver plenty of scares like the prequel. Not only will players need decent survival skills to overcome the games of the cannibal-infested island, but adventurers will also need to meet the minimum PC requirements.

After all, having FPS issues or random crashes can lead to some incredibly frustrating deaths, especially if they could have been avoided. With that said, we have some guides to make your journey easy in the game. Whether you are struggling to find a shovel or wondering how to collect water in Sons of the Forest, our guides have got your back with every piece of information you need.

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So, if you want to run Sons of the Forest on your current setup or just wish to know what the minimum and recommended specs are, then our Sons of the Forest PC requirements guide has you covered.

Sons of the Forest minimum specs

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Sons of the Forest can be played on low-end hardware.

Here are all the Sons of the Forest minimum specs, which can be found below: 

  • OS: 64-bit Windows 10
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-8400 or AMD Ryzen 3 3300x
  • Memory: 12 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 3GB or AMD Radeon RX 570 4GB
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 20 GB available space

It’s important to note, that for the best gameplay experience, an SSD (Solid State Drive) is also required. This will enable you to avoid any lengthy loading screens, which offers a much smoother experience. So, be sure to download the game onto an SSD if you have access to one.

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Sons of the Forest recommended specs

Here are all the Sons of the Forest recommended specs, which can be found below: 

  • OS: 64-bit Windows 10
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-8700k or AMD Ryzen 5 3600x
  • Memory: 16 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 1080Ti or AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 20 GB available space

So, there you have it, that’s everything you need to know about Sons of the Forest PC requirements.

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