PAYDAY 3 PC system requirements: Minimum & recommended specs

PAYDAY 3 PC system requirements: Minimum & recommended specs
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Morgan Truder


9th Aug 2023 14:19

Before you get going, you will need to know the PAYDAY 3 PC system requirements, as well as the minimum and recommended specs. There are few things worse than firing up a game and it barely running on your PC hardware.

PAYDAY 3 is arriving soon, a whole decade after PAYDAY 2, with the latest edition seeing the series return to the heists of New York. This four-player shooter is all about going on the rob with your pals, completing the heists available and (hopefully) earning the maximum rewards.

To do this, you’re going to need to know if your PC can handle it. So, here are the PC system requirements for PAYDAY 3, broken down into the recommended and minimum specs required in order to play the game

What are the PAYDAY 3 PC system requirements?

A corridor in PAYDAY 3 with the police
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Below are both the minimum and recommended PC system requirements you’re going to need in order to play PAYDAY 3. The recommended storage is also included so that you know just how much space you need to carve out of your system to play.

It is also worth noting that you’re going to need a decent internet connection to play the game as this is an online-only title.

PAYDAY 3: Minimum system requirements

  • OS: Windows 10
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-9400F
  • Memory: 16 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 1650 (4 GB)
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection

PAYDAY 3: Recommended system requirements

  • OS: Windows 10
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-9700K
  • Memory: 16 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 1080 (8GB)
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection

What’s required to run PAYDAY 3 is fairly powerful, but the game should run fairly smoothly for most players out there, making it rather accessible. If you built a good standard PC in the last four or five years, you should have no problem with PAYDAY 3 when it launches.

That is all there is to know about the PAYDAY 3 PC system requirements. If you can’t wait for this heist simulator, make sure you check out our preview

For even more PAYDAY 3 guides, keep reading GGRecon.

Morgan Truder
About the author
Morgan Truder
Morgan is one of the Guides Writers at GGRecon. He first started writing about games for fun whilst doing his BA (Hons) in History and Film. Since then he has turned this passion into a career and was previously an Editor at VideoGamer before joining GGRecon. Despite enjoying all sorts of games, he can often be found playing Football Manager, Red Dead Redemption 2 or Sekiro.
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