VALORANT System Requirements for PC

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Can I Run VALORANT?

Your PC can run VALORANT if you have at least 4 GB of RAM, Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 processor, and Intel HD 4000 graphics card. You’re also going to need 14.5 GB of free storage space. Keep in mind that these are the minimum system requirements needed to run VALORANT.

For the best experience, your PC specs to run VALORANT should meet the recommended system requirements below.

VALORANT System Requirements

Check your computer against the minimum and recommended system requirements for VALORANT. Learn how to check your PC specs to see if your computer can run VALORANT.

VALORANT recommended system requirements for high FPS

  • RAM - How much memory (RAM) is recommended to run VALORANT?

    Riot Games recommends you have 4 GB of memory (RAM) or more to run VALORANT adequately.

    Our recommendation: 16 GB of memory (RAM)
  • Graphics Card - What graphics card (GPU) is recommended to run VALORANT?

    Riot Games recommends you have a Intel HD 4000 or better to run VALORANT smoothly.

    Our recommendation: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti
  • Processor - What processor (CPU) do I need to run VALORANT?

    Riot Games recommends you have a Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 or better to run VALORANT effectively.

    Our recommendation: Intel Core i7-9700K

Prebuilt PCs for VALORANT

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HP Pavilion Gaming Desktop

Bang for Buck

  • Windows 10 Home
  • AMD Ryzen 5 3500
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Super
  • 8 GB DDR4
  • 256 GB NVMe
  • Wi-Fi Ready
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Skytech Archangel 3.0 Gaming PC

Sweet Spot

  • Windows 10 Home
  • AMD Ryzen 5 3600
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Super
  • 16 GB DDR4
  • 500 GB SSD
  • 802.11ac Wi-Fi
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Skytech Shadow 3.0 Gaming PC

Future Proofed

  • Windows 10 Home
  • AMD Ryzen 5 3600
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti
  • 16 GB DDR4
  • 500 GB SSD
  • 802.11ac Wi-Fi
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info Note about 2021 chip shortage: Due to supply and demand issues, some PC parts in this guide might be out of stock. This guide will be updated as the situation evolves.

Graphics Card (GPU) for VALORANT

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Processor (CPU) for VALORANT

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Memory (RAM) for VALORANT

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Official VALORANT System Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • 4 GB
  • Intel HD 4000
  • Intel Core 2 Duo E8400
  • 14.5 GB
  • Windows 7, 8, 10 64-bit

VALORANT Download Size

Some of the most common questions we get is: “How big is VALORANT?”, or “How much space do I need to download VALORANT?”.

VALORANT is about 14.5 GB total file size. You should have at least 14.5 GB of storage free on your computer to download and play VALORANT.

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