Prey PC System Requirements Revealed Alongside Visual Options; GTX 970/R9 290 4GB Recommended


Bethesda and Arkane Studios have revealed the Prey PC system requirements alongside the game’s visual options.

The system requirements and the game’s console demo launch were announced on Bethesda’s official Blog. The demo, which has been made available right now, is only downloadable on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

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PC System requirements are quite decent, and Bethesda recommends an Intel i7-2600K/AMD FX-8350 CPU with 16GB of memory. In addition, the publisher suggests using an NVIDIA GTX 970/AMD R9 290 GPU with 4GB of VRAM.

8GB of memory and an Intel i5-2400 or AMD FX-8320 sporting an NVIDIA GTX 660 2GB/AMD Radeon 7850 2GB is required to be able to play Arkane’s Prey reimagining. You can check out the game’s minimum and recommended specs below:



CPU: Intel i5-2400, AMD FX-8320

GPU: GTX 660 2GB, AMD Radeon 7850 2GB

Memory: 8 GB


CPU: Intel i7-2600K, AMD FX-8350

GPU: GTX 970 4GB, AMD R9 290 4GB

Memory: 16 GB


We’ll update this post with the driver information soon. Stay tuned!

Bethesda has also announced the game’s advanced visual options on PC, including Anisotropic Filtering, Anti-Aliasing, and Horizontal Field of View.


  • Object Detail
  • Shadow Quality
  • Texture Quality
  • Anisotropic Filtering
  • Anti-Aliasing
  • Horizontal Field of View
  • Screen Space Directional Occlusion
  • Screen Space Reflections

Prey released on PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation next month on May 5th. Pre-loading the game goes live on May 3 for PC players.  The game unlocks at midnight by territory on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Prey unlocks on PC at midnight ET.