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Hardware Specifications

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This Article is a guide regarding the minimum and recommended specifications to run Dead by Daylight IconHelp DBDlogo.png on PC.

It also lists hardware that is equal or better in performance and suitable to run the Game with.


Minimum Requirements[edit | edit source]

These are the minimally required specifications to run Dead by Daylight with acceptable performance on low settings. All hardware should be at least equal or better in performance.

  • CPU (Intel): Core i3-4170
  • CPU (AMD): FX-8120
  • RAM: 4 Gigabyte
  • GPU (NVIDIA): GeForce GTX 460 1GB
  • GPU (AMD): HD 6850 1GB


Recommended Requirements[edit | edit source]

These are the recommended specifications to run Dead by Daylight with good performance.

  • CPU (Intel): Core i3-4170
  • CPU (AMD): FX-8300
  • RAM: 8 Gigabyte
  • GPU (NVIDIA): GeForce GTX 760 4GB
  • GPU (AMD): HD 8800 4GB


Hardware Alternatives[edit | edit source]

GPU (NVIDIA)[edit | edit source]

The Green GPU Models are below the recommended specifications, but above the minimum ones. The Purple GPUs are the reference models for the minimum and the recommended specifications.

GPUs with lower model numbers and the "GT" prefix are generally not powerful enough to run Dead by Daylight with acceptable performance.
It is possible that the Game will run, albeit very poorly, but it is not guaranteed and any future update might make it impossible to run.

Series Model (Desktop) Model (Mobile)
GeForce 400 GTX 460 / 460 v2 -
GTX 465 -
GTX 470 -
GTX 480 -
GeForce 500 GTX 560 / 560 Ti -
GTX 570 -
GTX 580 -
GTX 590 -
GeForce 600 GTX 650 Ti / 650 Ti Boost -
GTX 660 / 660 Ti -
GTX 670 -
GTX 680 GTX 680M / 680MX
GTX 690 -
GeForce 700 GTX 750 / 750 Ti -
GTX 760 / 760 Ti -
GTX 770 GTX 770M
GTX 780 / 780 Ti GTX 780M
GTX Titan / Titan Black / Titan Z -
GeForce 800 - GTX 850M
- GTX 860M
- GTX 870M
- GTX 880M
GeForce 900 GTX 950 GTX 950M
GTX 960 GTX 960M
GTX 970 GTX 970M
GTX 980 / 980 Ti GTX 980M
GTX Titan X -
GeForce 10 GT 1030 -
GTX 1050 / 1050 Ti GTX 1050 (Mobile) / 1050 Ti (Mobile)
GTX 1060 GTX 1060 (Mobile)
GTX 1070 / 1070 Ti GTX 1070 (Mobile)
GTX 1080 / 1080 Ti GTX 1080 (Mobile)
GTX Titan X Pascal / Titan Xp -

GPU (AMD)[edit | edit source]

The Green GPU Models are below the recommended specifications, but above the minimum ones. The Purple GPUs are the reference models for the minimum and the recommended specifications.

GPUs with lower model numbers are generally not powerful enough to run Dead by Daylight with acceptable performance.
It is possible that the Game will run, albeit very poorly, but it is not guaranteed and any future update might make it impossible to run.

Series Model (Desktop) Model (Mobile)
Radeon HD 6000 HD 6850 -
HD 6870 -
HD 6930 -
HD 6950 -
HD 6970 -
HD 6990 -
Radeon HD 7000 HD 7770 -
HD 7790 -
HD 7850 -
HD 7870 / 7870 XT -
HD 7950 / 7950 Boost -
HD 7970 / 7970 GHz Edition HD 7970M
HD 7990 -
Radeon Rx 200 R7 250X -
R7 260 / 260X -
R7 265 -
R9 270 / 270X -
R9 280 / 280X -
R9 285 -
R9 290 / 290X R9 M290 / M290X
R9 295X2 -
Radeon RX 5700 RX 5700 -
RX 5700 XT -