Sons of the Forest: Min & Max System Requirements

Get ready to dive deep in the Forest, but make sure you clear the System Requirements or else you will lose yourself in the Forest

The Forest is back with a sequel Sons of the Forest after almost nine years. In the meantime, the fan base has grown significantly and there are players who are waiting eagerly for the game to release this February 2023. However, the system requirements of Sons of the Forest are quite different from its sequel. So, players should tick every requirement before buying to ensure smooth gameplay.

Key Takeaways
  • Sons of the Forest does not require high processing power as the game revolves mainly around a story rather than graphics.
  • For the Minimum Requirements, you should have a similar or higher build like AMD Ryzen 3 3300X, AMD Radeon RX 570 VRAM 4GB, and 12 GB RAM.
  • For the Recommended Requirements, you should be having similar or higher build like AMD RYZEN 5 3600X, AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT, and 16 GB RAM.
  • The game can easily be played on high settings without compromising performance.
  • However, if players do experience performance issues, they can lower the resolution or lock frame rates to 60.

Minimum PC Requirements

Sons of the Forest: Minimum System Requirements
Playing Sons of the Forest on Minimum Settings [Image by eXputer]
Here are the minimum system requirements that you must meet in order to play Sons of the Forest on low settings:

  • Processor: Intel Core I5-8400 or AMD Ryzen 3 3300X
  • Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 3GB or AMD Radeon RX 570 VRAM 4GB
  • Memory: 12 GB RAM
  • OS: 64-bit Windows 10
  • Storage: 20 GB available space
  • DirectX: Version 11

Apart from that, we recommend you optimize the settings in the game as well as the settings of your graphics card so you can have a better overall performance

Recommended PC Requirements

Sons of the Forest: Recommended System Requirements
Playing Sons of the Forest on Recommended Settings [Image captured by eXputer]
If you are the type of gamer who prefers playing Sons of the Forest on high FPS, high graphics, and smooth gameplay, then make sure you meet the recommended system requirements:

  • Processor: INTEL CORE I7-8700K or AMD RYZEN 5 3600X
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 1080Ti or AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT
  • Memory: 16 GB RAM
  • OS: 64-bit Windows 10
  • Storage: 20 GB available space
  • DirectX: Version 11

Release Information

So far the planned release date of Sons of the Forest is 23 Feb 2023. The game is going to release only on PC by Endnight Games with Unity Engine on Steam so PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X players may have to flatter their PC buddies in order to play it.

Final Words

Compared to the recent games getting released in 2023, Sons of the Forest does not demand high enough system requirements. Most PC gamers do have graphics cards similar to Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 3GB and processors equivalent to Intel Core I5-8400. However, if you face bottleneck issues or performance issues, you can lower your resolution to 720p or lock the frame rate at 60 to ensure a smooth gaming experience.

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