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Best Gaming PCs for Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V is an adventure game developed by Rockstar North and distributed by Rockstar Games in 2015. Grand Theft Auto V for PC offers players the option to explore the award-winning world of Los Santos and Blaine County in resolutions of up to 4k and beyond, as well as the chance to experience the game running at 60 frames per second.

System Requirements

System requirements for desktop computers as stated by the developer. Updated on September 24, 2020.

Minimum:
  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 10 64 Bit, Windows 8.1 64 Bit, Windows 8 64 Bit, Windows 7 64 Bit Service Pack 1
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Quad CPU Q6600 @ 2.40GHz (4 CPUs) / AMD Phenom 9850 Quad-Core Processor (4 CPUs) @ 2.5GHz
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA 9800 GT 1GB / AMD HD 4870 1GB (DX 10, 10.1, 11)
  • Storage: 72 GB available space
  • Sound Card: 100% DirectX 10 compatible
  • Additional Notes: Over time downloadable content and programming changes will change the system requirements for this game. Please refer to your hardware manufacturer and www.rockstargames.com/support for current compatibility information. Some system components such as mobile chipsets, integrated, and AGP graphics cards may be incompatible. Unlisted specifications may not be supported by publisher. Other requirements: Installation and online play requires log-in to Rockstar Games Social Club (13+) network; internet connection required for activation, online play, and periodic entitlement verification; software installations required including Rockstar Games Social Club platform, DirectX , Chromium, and Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 sp1 Redistributable Package, and authentication software that recognizes certain hardware attributes for entitlement, digital rights management, system, and other support purposes. SINGLE USE SERIAL CODE REGISTRATION VIA INTERNET REQUIRED; REGISTRATION IS LIMITED TO ONE ROCKSTAR GAMES SOCIAL CLUB ACCOUNT (13+) PER SERIAL CODE; ONLY ONE PC LOG-IN ALLOWED PER SOCIAL CLUB ACCOUNT AT ANY TIME; SERIAL CODE(S) ARE NON-TRANSFERABLE ONCE USED; SOCIAL CLUB ACCOUNTS ARE NON-TRANSFERABLE. Partner Requirements: Please check the terms of service of this site before purchasing this software.
Recommended:
  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 10 64 Bit, Windows 8.1 64 Bit, Windows 8 64 Bit, Windows 7 64 Bit Service Pack 1
  • Processor: Intel Core i5 3470 @ 3.2GHz (4 CPUs) / AMD X8 FX-8350 @ 4GHz (8 CPUs)
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GTX 660 2GB / AMD HD 7870 2GB
  • Storage: 72 GB available space
  • Sound Card: 100% DirectX 10 compatible

Grand Theft Auto V PC Requirements

The system requirements are modest, but it's recommended to have a dedicated graphics processing unit for successfully running GTA5. GeForce GTX 660 or better GPU is needed.

Most gaming PCs meet the RAM requirement of 8gb, but 4gb is enough to meet the minimum requirements.

Also, note that at least 72gb of storage space is required, so make sure that your PC has enough space for your needs.

Best Gaming PCs for GTA5

These computers meet the recommended system requirements and let you enjoy the game on high graphics settings without lag and stutter.

CyberpowerPC GXiVR8060A8
CyberpowerPC GXiVR8060A8
Intel Core i5-9400F
$749.99
iBUYPOWER Element 9260
iBUYPOWER Element 9260
Element 9260
$999.99
CyberpowerPC SLC8260A2
CyberpowerPC SLC8260A2
Intel Core i7-9700K
$1,399.99
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Budget PCs for GTA5

These cheaper options meet the minimum system requirements stated by the developer. You may need to lower the graphics settings or the in-game resolution to run the game smoothly.

HP Pavilion
HP Pavilion
TP01-0050
$679.99
$479.99
SkyTech Shadow
SkyTech Shadow
ST-SHADOW-1200-GTX1050Ti-4G
$624.99
SkyTech Blaze II
SkyTech Blaze II
ST-Blaze-II-2600-1650-8G3-500G
$679.99
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These recommendations are based on technical details and requirements. We can't guarantee that the game will run on every computer.