Payday 3 system requirements – can my PC run it?

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If you want to know what the Payday 3 system requirements are, then you’ve come to the right place. Deep Silver and Starbreeze Studios’ latest bank looting installment has made its way onto multiple systems, so you may be wondering what specs you’ll need to run it smoothly.

Worry not, because if you’re looking to play Payday 3 on Game Pass, GeForce Now, or any other Windows-based gaming platform, then here are the specs your PC will have to meet. If your rig can already run it, though, we suggest learning how to play with friends in Payday 3 instead so you can run a heist with your crew.

Payday 3 confirmed system requirements

These are the minimum and recommended system requirements you will need to run Payday 3 on your PC, as confirmed by the game’s Steam page:

Payday 3 minimum system requirements

  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 10
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-9400F
  • Memory: 16 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 1650 (4 GB)
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 65 GB available space
  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 10
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-9700K
  • Memory: 16 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 1080 (8GB)
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 65 GB available space

Based on the specs above, you won’t need anything too fancy to start participating in heists with other players. However, you may need to clear up some storage to install it into your system, as 65 GB of available space is nothing to scoff at.

That covers all you need to know about Payday 3’s system requirements. For more on the game, check out our guides on Payday 3 preorder rewards, Payday 3 No Rest for the Wicked heist, and how to create a private lobby in Payday 3.

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Payday 3

  • Release Date: 21 September 2023
  • Platform(s): PC, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series S/X
  • Genre(s): Shooter