Forza Horizon 5 System Requirements Revealed

Ali Hashmi
Ali Hashmi
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Forza Horizon 5

Forza Horizon 5 is the latest entry in the long-running racing series from Xbox Game Studios and Microsoft. The latest entry is set in Mexico and features the largest open-world yet, in the series. It is coming to all Xbox consoles, as well as PC through Steam and Microsoft Store. Now, the Forza Horizon 5 System Requirements are here alongside supported peripherals.

Forza Horizon 5 System Requirements

To play the game on PC, you need the following specifications

Forza Horizon 5 Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Windows 10 November 2019 Update (1909)
  • CPU: AMD Ryzen 3 1200 or Intel i5-4460
  • GPU: Radeon RX 470 or NVIDIA GTX 970
  • VRAM: 4GB
  • RAM: 8GB
  • HDD: 110 GB
  • OS: Windows 10 November 2019 Update (1909)
  • CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 1500X or Intel i5-8400
  • GPU: Radeon RX 590 or NVIDIA GTX 1070
  • VRAM: 8GB
  • RAM: 16GB
  • HDD: 110 GB

Forza Horizon 5 Ideal Requirements

  • OS: Windows 10 November 2019 Update (1909)
  • CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 3800XT or Intel i7-10700K
  • GPU: Radeon RX 6800XT or NVIDIA RTX 3080
  • RAM: 16GB
  • SSD: 110 GB

These requirements are fairly detailed, and we can assume that the minimum requirements target 720p/1080p, while recommended most likely target the 1080p resolution. The “ideal” requirements are most definitely for 4K, and the game is pretty demanding here.

The game also requires 110 GB of free storage, and the ideal specifications mention an SSD, rather than the regular HDD.

Forza Horizon 5 System Requirements chart
Forza Horizon 5 System Requirements

Apart from the requirements, the game also supports the following steering wheels from Logitech, Thrustmaster, and Fanatec.

  • Logitech: Driving Force, G25, G27, G29, G920, G923PS, G923XB, Momo
  • Thrustmaster: Ferrari 458, T150 RS, T300 RS, T500 RS, TMX, T-GT, TS-XW, TX, TS-PC
  • Fanatec: V1, V2, V2.5, CSL, CSL DD, DD1, DD2, Universal HUB device

Based on the blog post, the game also supports ultrawide resolutions, which is always appreciated in modern titles.

Forza Horizon 5 also supports haptic feedback on the Xbox Wireless Controller.

What do you think of the Forza Horizon 5 System Requirements? Are you excited about the upcoming racing title? Let us know in the comments below and share your thoughts.

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