Microsoft Games Studios have released the minimum and recommended Halo Wars 2 system requirements for the PC. Halo Wars 2 is a real time strategy game that continues the story in Halo Wars. Players will once again pick up the fight as the crew of the warship Spirit of Fire has woken from 28 years in cryosleep to find humanity at war with a new enemy simply known as the banished.

The game is schedule for release on February 21, 2017 for both the Xbox One console and Microsoft Windows PC. The Halo War 2 system requirements listed below are for the PC version. If your PC does not meet the minimum requirements published for the game, you may encounter problems installing/running the game. These issues can include, not being able to run the game, computer graphics artifacts, stuttering, tearing or glitches, excessive lag, temporary freezing, or a host of other issue that will prevent you from getting the full experience of Halo Wars 2.

If you are uncertain of your PC hardware specs, you can always head over to System Requirements lab and run their plugin called CanYouRunIt. This will scan your PC hardware and compare it against the published Halo Wars 2 System Requirements.

Minimum Halo Wars 2 System Requirements

Spec Requirement
Operating System Windows 10 64-bit
CPU Intel® i5-2500 or AMD FX-4350 or better
RAM 6 GB
Video Card NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 650 Ti, AMD R7 260X, Intel HD 520 with 2GB RAM or better
Video Card RAM 2 GB
HDD Space Required 25 GB

Recommended Halo Wars 2 System Requirements

Spec Requirement
Operating System Windows 10 64-bit
CPU Intel® i5-4690K or AMD FX-8350 or better
RAM 8 GB
Video Card NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060, AMD RX 480 with 4GB RAM or better
Video Card RAM 4 GB
HDD Space Required 25 GB