Overwatch 2

Overwatch 2 Preload | When to Pre-Download on PC, PS4, and Xbox

Overwatch 2 is one of the most highly-anticipated video games this 2022. Following the beta testing last June, players are now getting ready to download the full game on their system. But when exactly are you allowed to download Overwatch 2? Read on as we give you the timeframe and other details about the Overwatch 2 pre-download.

Overwatch 2 Pre-Download

According to the official announcement, Overwatch 2 will be available for pre-download starting on September 30, 2022, on Windows PC. Meanwhile, owners of PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X and S, and Nintendo Switch can start the download on October 4, 2022.

Overwatch 2 System Requirements

Before you start your download, make sure that you meet the minimum system requirements of Overwatch 2. You can find the full system requirements of the game below:

Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Windows 10 64-bit (latest Service Pack)
  • CPU: Intel Core i3 or AMD Phenom X3 8650
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 600 series, AMD Radeon HD 7000 series
  • RAM: 6 GB
  • Storage: 50 GB available hard drive space

Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Windows 10 64-bit (latest Service Pack)
  • CPU: Intel Core i7 or AMD Ryzen 5
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 or AMD R9 380
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • Storage: 50 GB available hard drive space

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