Storage and system requirements for Mortal Kombat 1 have been released, giving users a better idea of the hardware required to run the game. After teasing the game for a while, developer NetherRealm Studios finally announced a few days ago that Mortal Kombat 1 will reboot the series.
Mortal Kombat 1’s announcement trailer introduced the game, and some new information has slowly been released since then. Mortal Kombat 1 is said to feature microtransactions, as the official FAQ page reveals that it will have a currency called Dragon Krystals. Additionally, gamers who decide to purchase one of the more expensive versions of the game will receive a bunch of Dragon Krystals with their purchase. Now, fans have more information on Mortal Kombat 1’s hardware requirements and how much storage space they’ll need to free up.
Fans can find the minimum and recommended system requirements for Mortal Kombat 1 on its Steam page, confirming that players need 100 GB of free space to install the game, DSOGaming reports. Starting with the minimum specs, users will need to have an Nvidia GeForce GTX 980, AMD Radeon RX 470, or Intel Arc A750 to run Mortal Kombat 1. At least an Intel Core i5-6600 or AMD Ryzen 3 3100 is required to play Mortal Kombat 1 requires a CPU, an Intel Core i5-8400 or AMD Ryzen 5 3600X is recommended.
The recommended system requirements for Mortal Kombat 1 also mention that gamers need to have at least an Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Ti, AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT, or Intel Arc A770. Surprisingly, both setups require only 8 GB of RAM, in stark contrast to the 24 or even 32 GB recommended for games like Forspoken. Overall, Mortal Kombat 1’s system requirements feel pretty reasonable, and it will be interesting to see if the development team releases more information on the specs needed to run it on Ultra settings.
Players interested in purchasing Mortal Kombat 1 should note that it offers several different editions, with the pricier editions allowing early access. The $109.99 Mortal Kombat 1 Premium Edition will let users play the game starting September 14th instead of September 19th, among other bonuses. Mortal Kombat 1 is also available as Kollector’s Edition for $249.99, which includes goodies like a 16.5-inch Liu Kang sculpture.
Mortal Kombat 1 system requirements are as follows :
The 64-bit processor and operating system OS: Windows 10 64-bit processor : Intel Core i5-6600 | AMD Ryzen 3100 or Ryzen 5 2600 Memory 3: 8 GB RAM Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 9 9 80 or AMD Radeon RX 470 or Intel Arc A750 DirectX: Version 12 Storage: 100 GB free space
Requires 64-bit processor and operating system OS: Windows 10/11 64-bit processor : Intel Core i5-8400 | AMD Ryzen 5 3600X Memory: 8 GB RAM Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Ti or AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT or Intel Arc A770 DirectX: Version 12 Storage: 100 GB free space
Mortal Kombat 1 launches September 19 for PC, PS5, Switch, and Xbox Series X/S.