Elden Ring

Elden Ring – Specs Requirement For The RPG


The highly anticipated game will be out on February 25, 2022 is the Elden Ring. It’s an action role-playing game that’s by FromSoftware and by Bandai Namco Entertainment. It’s an open-world RPG set in the realm of the Lands Between and the Great Runes. Your goal in the game is to find all the Great Runes. This matter points to restore the Elden Ring and become the Elden Lord.

It’s a game that’s going to be available on PlayStation 4 & 5, Xbox S, and PC. And it features somewhat similar gameplay to that of the Dark Souls series, Bloodborne, and Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice. But there’s going to be more focus on combat and exploration. People said that the game might be demanding, considering the gameplay and the graphics. Well, it seems players won’t have to wonder anymore since Bandai Namco already released the required specs for the game. Let’s discuss this in more detail in this article.

Elden Ring Specs Requirements for PC

For PC players, you won’t have issues playing Elden Ring. That’s i f you have a good machine that’s made specifically for gaming. The RPGs frame rate is up to 60, which means you won’t need a very powerful graphics card. So if you’re using the RTX 3k series then you won’t have to worry about running this game.

Elden Ring gameplay
Image Source: Elden Ring Gameplay

It’s also worth noting that Elden Ring also supports HDR, which means you can play the game in high-definition if your PC supports it. The maximum resolution of the game is also up to 3840x2160P and it supports Raytracing. But Raytracing will be available via a patch, so don’t expect to be able to use it outright when the game launches.

Elden Rings Specs Requirements for PlayStation

For PlayStation players, you can play Elden Ring on PS4, PS4 Pro, and PS5. If you’re playing a PS4, the maximum resolution you can set the game on is at 1920x1080P. While for the PS4 Pro it’s at 3200x1800P (played with Checkerboard ). If you want to be able to play it at the maximum resolution allowed, then play it on the PS5.

Elden Ring PS4 Gameplay
Image Source: Elden Ring PS4

It’s worth noting that if you want to play the game in 4K or HDR, then you should make sure that your TV supports it. As for the FPS rate, you can only use up to 30 FPS if you use PS4 and PS4 Pro while PS5 can use up to 60 FPS. But to use the 60 FPS in your PS5 you need to put it in the Performance Board. As for the Raytracing, only the PS5 supports it, but it will be available via a patch.

Elden Ring Requirements Xbox

If you’re more of an Xbox person, then you can play Elden Ring on the Xbox One X, Xbox One S, Xbox Series S, and Xbox Series X. If you want to play it in HDR, only the Xbox One S doesn’t support it since the maximum resolution is only 1600x900P . The Xbox Series S supports up to 2560x1440P while both the Xbox One X and Xbox Series X can support up to 3840x2160P. Of course, you have to make sure your TV is capable of supporting 4K and HDR.

You can only play Elden Ring up to 30 FPS. on the Xbox One S and Xbox One X. If you want to play on 60 FPS you’ll need to play it on the Xbox Series S and Xbox Series X. You’ll need to place both consoles on performance mode to support a 60 FPS rate. Only the Xbox Series X supports Ray Tracing but also via a patch.

Final Thoughts

Elden Ring is a good game and you will definitely enjoy playing it. And if you’re worried if your console can play it properly, then just look at the requirements of the game in this article. You’ll see if your console or PC can play it.