Anthem’s System Requirements have been Released And You might need to Upgrade

Anthem is one of the most anticipated games of this year and you might have to upgrade your system to get the most out of the game. If you were part of the closed Alpha that was live in December then the system requirements are pretty much the same as that.

Credit: BioWare

Minimum requirements to run Anthem

  • OS: 64-bit Windows 10
  • CPU: Intel Core i5 3570 or AMD FX-6350
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • GPU: Nvidia GTX 760, AMD Radeon 7970 / R9280X
  • GPU RAM: 2 GB
  • HARD DRIVE: At least 50 GB of free space
  • DIRECTX: DirectX 11

Recommended requirements to run Anthem

  • OS: 64-bit Windows 10
  • CPU: Intel Core i7-4790 3.6GHz or AMD Ryzen 3 1300X 3.5 GHz
  • RAM: 16 GB
  • GPU: Nvidia GTX 1060/ RTX 2060, AMD RX 480
  • GPU RAM: 4 GB
  • HARD DRIVE: At least 50 GB of free space
  • DIRECTX: DirectX 11

The minimum requirements are standard enough for anyone who plays a fair bit of PC games but to get the most out of this years blockbuster game you might have to update your graphics card to something more recent to get all the sweet fps you can.



The title’s closed alpha testing period, which took place in December, is over, which means it’s time to get excited for the upcoming demo.

Credit: Bioware

According to EA, you’ll get three whole days to play Anthem from 25th January to the 27th January – if you have VIP access. For those without, you’ll get your chance from 1st February to the 3rd.

On its official website, EA states: “You must pre-order Anthem, be an EA Access subscriber, or be an Origin Access subscriber at the time of the VIP Demo to participate.

“You’ll also get an exclusive VIP Demo item to show you were one of the first to play.”


If you’re not keen to preorder your copy of the game, you’ll just have to wait until February for the demo to be available.

People are seriously hyped for the this game, with lots of people expecting it to be one of the best games of 2019.