Today, Microsoft announced full details of the full minimum requirements for PCs to power these experiences:

  • CPU: Intel Core i5 mobile (6th-generation 'Skylake' or 7th-generation 'Kaby Lake') dual-core CPU with hyperthreading or equivalent
  • GPU: Integrated Intel HD Graphics 620 (GT2) equivalent or greater GPU, DirectX 12-capable
  • RAM: 8GB dual channel required for integrated graphics
  • HDMI: HDMI 1.4 with 2880x1440px @ 60Hz; or HDMI 2.0; or DisplayPort 1.3 with 2880x1440px @ 90Hz
  • HDD: 100GB SSD (preferred) / HDD
  • USB: USB 3.0 Type-A or USB 3.1 Type-C port with DisplayPort Alternate Mode
  • Bluetooth: Bluetooth 4.0 for accessories


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