Can I Run Rainbow Six Siege? Minimum and Recommended System Requirements

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Can I run Rainbow six siege?

Rainbow Six Siege is a first-person shooter strategic game released back in 2015. The game is published by a worldwide famous game development company called Ubisoft.

This game is a treat for all the first-person shooter lovers out there. The game has all the ingredients of an excellent multiplayer competitive game.

Can I Run Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege? Minimum System Requirements

The minimum requirements to run this game are not that high, but not too low. Any decent desktop or laptop should run it. If you want to know more precisely, then have a look below.

Minimum Requirements for Windows OS

CPUAMD Phenom II X4 945 @ 3.0 GHz or Intel Core i3 560 @ 3.3 GHz
StorageUp to 61 GB
GPUAny graphic card with a minimum of 1024MB VRAM, suggested models are AMD Radeon HD5770 or Nvidia GeForce GTX 460 
Operating System64-bit Windows 7 SP1
DirectX Version11
Supported ControllersCompatible with X-Input

The specifications mentioned above should be able to provide you with around 60 frames per second on 720p resolution.

Rainbow Six Siege on macOS

This game has not been developed and released on MAC OS. So, there are no official requirements to run it on MAC.

We are not aware of the reasons but maybe not so many players are available on this platform yet.

Still, there are a few ways to run Rainbow Six Siege on MAC OS, such as installing Windows on MAC using software like Bootcamp. But we do not recommend you to do that because you may face several errors doing that.

Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege: Recommended System Requirements

The specs mentioned down below are enough to provide 60 frames per second on 1080p resolution. 60 frames are pretty enough to experience smooth gameplay.

CPUAMD FX-8120 @ 3.1 GHz or Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.3 GHz
StorageUp to 61 GB
GPUAMD Radeon HD7970 / R9 280X or Nvidia GeForce GTX 670 or better
Operating System64-bit Windows 10 Updated
DirectX Version11
Resolution1080p ( 1920×1080)
Supported ControllersCompatible with X-input

Recommended Hardware for this Game

You must need a high-end gaming PC or a Gaming Laptop for this game.

We recommend you to get AMD Ryzen 5 2600 or Intel i5-6500 paired up with the graphics card, Nvidia GTX 1060 6GB, or AMD Rx 580 8GB with at least 8 GB RAM.

If you want something different, like having an ultra-smooth experience, you should consider our recommendation mentioned above.

If you plan to upgrade your current PC or buy a brand new one soon, you better read our guide on PC Building in Budget.

Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege Gameplay

Rainbow Six Siege is a very competitive game. Its gameplay revolves around two teams fighting against each other.

The game has many operators with different tactical styles, equipment, weapons, and gadgets.

Two teams split against each other as attackers and defenders. When the game starts, the attackers choose any point in the map where they want to be spawned, and defenders defend the central area on the map.

The maps are small in this game, which is great for close combat fights.

Having map knowledge is essential to winning in this game. So, consider this a tip from us. Have some knowledge about the map before you start playing it.

Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege Twitch Streamers

Suppose you want to know more about the game. Below are the few Twitch streamers who stream R6S daily. Check them out.

Rainbow Six Siege is a paid game. You can buy and download it from the Ubisoft Store or Steam.

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Luqman Khan

Luqman is the founder of and an obsessed gamer! Overseeing the site's coverage of gaming hardware and software. He is also the founder of a Computer Gaming Lounge. He has been into gaming and PC Building since 2009. He is also obsessed with DOTA 2 and Rainbow Six Siege.