Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel PC System Requirements

BY 2K Mike



Hello, Vault Hunters!

We understand that you are chomping at the bit to get to the moon of Elpis and help out Handsome Jack. Before you embark on the journey, though, you might want to take a minute and ensure your gear's got enough oomph to get you there. 

Here are the PC system requirements necessary for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel.



OS: Windows XP SP3

Processor: 2.4 GHz Dual Core Processor

Memory: 2048 MB RAM

Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 8500 / ATI Radeon HD 2600

DirectX: Version 9.0

Hard Drive: 13 GB available space

Sound Card: DirectX 9 Compliant

Other Requirements & Supports: Initial installation requires one time internet connection for Steam authentication; software installations required (included with the game) include Steam Client, directX 9, Microsoft .NET 4 Framework, Visual C++ Redistributable 2005, Visual C++ Redistributable 2008, Visual C++ Redistributable 2010, and AMD CPU Drivers (XP Only/AMD Only). Windows Imaging Component (Windows XP 64-Bit only)



OS: Windows XP SP3/Vista/Win 7/Win 8

Processor: 2.3 GHz Quad Core processor

Memory: 2048 MB RAM

Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560 / ATI Radeon HD 5850

DirectX: Version 10

Hard Drive: 20 GB available space

Sound Card: DirectX 9.0 c Compliant


NOTE: If unsure of your system specifications, please follow these steps. 

  1. Select the Start Button in Windows.
  2. Type "dxdiag" in the search field. Hit Enter.
    • This will run the DirectX Diagnostic Tool.
  3. Under the "System" tab of the DirectX Diagnostic Tool, there is a field called "System Information." This will contain all of your system's basic information. 
  4. Under the "Display" tab you will find information about your video card.