What are XCOM: Chimera Squad’s Minimum and Recommended Specs?

XCOM: Chimera Squad has been announced and is coming to PC on April 24, 2020. The next instalment in the XCOM series is set five years after XCOM 2 and sees humans, aliens and hybrids working together towards a peaceful co-existence of co-operation. However, the new peace is threatened by a mysterious group opposed to the interspecies alliance.

As a PC-only title and one that’s release date is so soon, 2K and Firaxis have provided the minimum and recommended specs for the title.

XCOM: Chimera Squad Specs

The XCOM: Chimera Squad Specs are as follows;

System Requirements:


  • Operating System: Windows® 7, 64bit
  • Processor: 2.4 GHz Quad Core
  • Memory: 4GB RAM
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 18GB available space
  • Sound: DirectX compatible sound card
  • Graphics: 1GB AMD Radeon HD 7770, NVIDIA GeForce 650 or better


  • Operating System: Windows 7 64bit / 8.1 64bit / 10 64bit
  • Processor: 3GHz Quad Core
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Storage: 18GB or more available space
  • Sound: DirectX compatible sound card
  • Graphics: 2 GB AMD Radeon R9 290, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 or better

Other Requirements:

Initial installation requires one-time Internet connection for Steam authentication; software installations required (included with the game) include Steam Client, Microsoft Visual C++ 2012 and 2015 Runtime Libraries, and Microsoft DirectX. Internet connection and acceptance of Steam™ Subscriber Agreement required for activation. See www.steampowered.com/agreement for details.

XCOM: Chimera Squad launches for PC on April 24, 2020.

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