Fallout 4 Will Be Playable At 12:01AM On November 10 And Has Rather Forgiving System Requirements

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Bethesda has released information about Fallout 4 that is valuable both to people planning to play on consoles or computers. To be specific, the publisher has offered an exact release date time for people who plan to grab a digital copy of the game, as well as information on system requirements for Windows PC versions of the game.


Fallout 4 will be playable at 12:01am on November 10. On consoles, it will need 28-35GB of space. This is the exact unlock time, so people who pre-load will be able to begin playing then.


These are the Windows PC requirements for Fallout 4. A Steam account is also required.



  • Windows 7/8/10 (64-bit OS required)
  • Intel Core i5-2300 2.8 GHz/AMD Phenom II X4 945 3.0 GHz or equivalent
  • 8 GB RAM
  • 30 GB free HDD space
  • NVIDIA GTX 550 Ti 2GB/AMD Radeon HD 7870 2GB or equivalent


  • Windows 7/8/10 (64-bit OS required)
  • Intel Core i7 4790 3.6 GHz/AMD FX-9590 4.7 GHz or equivalent
  • 8 GB RAM
  • 30 GB free HDD space
  • NVIDIA GTX 780 3GB/AMD Radeon R9 290X 4GB or equivalent


Fallout 4 will come to the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Windows PC on November 10.

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Jenni is Editor-in-Chief at Siliconera and has been playing games since getting access to her parents' Intellivision as a toddler. She continues to play on every possible platform and loves all of the systems she owns. (These include a PS4, Switch, Xbox One, WonderSwan Color and even a Vectrex!) You may have also seen her work at GamerTell, Cheat Code Central, Michibiku and PlayStation LifeStyle.