Sea of Thieves releases next month and Microsoft is giving PC players a heads up about the requires needed to play the game at its full potential.

The requirements are basics and anyone with a modern PC should be able to run the game without issue. Those with a more advanced PC could choose to run the game at 4K/60FPS if your RIG can handle it.

Cruise liner (1080p @60 fps)

  • OS: Windows 10
  • CPU: Intel i5 4690 @3.5ghz or AMD FX-8150
  • RAM: 8GB
  • DirectX: 11
  • VRAM: 4GB
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 770 or AMD Radeon R9 380x
  • Modern GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 or AMD RX 470
  • HDD: 60GB 7.2k RPM
  • Graphics settings: Medium (“Rare” in-game)

Bayliner (720p @30fps)

  • OS: Windows 10
  • CPU: Intel Q9450 @2.6ghz or AMD Phenom II
  • RAM: 4GB
  • DirectX: 11
  • VRAM: 1GB
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 650 or AMD Radeon 7750
  • Modern GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1030 or AMD R7 450
  • HDD: 60GB 5.4k RPM
  • Graphics settings: Low (“Common” in-game)

Bin liner (540p @30fps)

  • OS: Windows 10
  • CPU: Intel Iris Pro Graphics 6200 or Intel Iris 540
  • RAM: 4GB
  • DirectX: 11
  • VRAM: 1GB
  • GPU: Integrated
  • Modern GPU: Integrated
  • HDD: 60GB 5.4k RPM
  • Graphics settings: Minimum (“Cursed” in-game)

Sea of Thieves will release for Xbox One and PC on March 20th, 2018. It’ll feature Microsoft’s “Play Anywhere” function meaning if you purchase the game digitally on either the Xbox Live Marketplace or the Windows 10 store you’ll have access to both versions of the game and have progress carrying over through the cloud.

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