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Battlefield 2042 Technical Test Next Week and PC Requirements Revealed

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Battlefield 2042 technical test dates and PC requirements have now been revealed, tests that will accommodate “a few thousand participants”. Six playtest sessions will be available between August 12 and 15, five lasting three hours and one lasting nine hours, according to e-mail invitations distributed by EA and viewed by the VGC.

This is how DICE will conduct Battlefield 2042 technical playtests next week. Technical tests were originally scheduled to take place in July, but have been postponed to give DICE the opportunity to test the recently announced ‘cross play’ functionality.

The test will accommodate “a few thousand participants” ahead of broader testing in an open beta scheduled for September. Players interested in participating in the technical tests, which will only be available for PC, PS5 and Xbox Series X/S, are advised to register for EA Playtesting, although this does not guarantee access.


The minimum and recommended PC system requirements for next week’s Battlefield 2042 game testing have also been revealed, and they are as follows:

Minimum Specifications:

  • OS: Windows 10 64bit
  • Processor (AMD): AMD FX-8350
  • Processor (Intel): Core i5 6600K
  • Memory: 8 GB
  • Video memory: 4 GB
  • Graphics Card (AMD): AMD Radeon RX 560
  • Graphics Card (NVIDIA): Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti
  • DirectX: 12
  • Online connection requirements: 512 KBPS or faster internet connection

Recommended Specifications:

  • OS: Windows 10 64bit
  • Processor (AMD): AMD Ryzen 5 3600
  • Processor (Intel): Intel Core i7 4790
  • Memory: 16 GB
  • Video memory: 8 GB
  • Graphics Card (AMD): Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060
  • Graphics Card (NVIDIA): AMD Radeon RX 5600 XT
  • DirectX: 12

However, Battlefield 2042’s ‘open beta’ will be released in September and EA Play members and pre-order customers will receive early access. The standard edition of Battlefield 2042 is slated for release on October 22, 2021 priced at €59.99 for PC, while Xbox One, PS4 will cost €69.99, and €79.99 for Xbox Series X / S and PS5.

However, players who choose to pre-order the Battlefield 2042 Gold Edition for €89.99 on PC and €99.99 for consoles, while the Battlefield 2042 Ultimate Edition for €109.99 on PC and €119.99 on consoles consoles.

Source: videogameschronicle

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