How Big Is Overwatch 2 on PC and Other Consoles?

Overwatch 2 has been out for a while with its official release back in 2022. The game was available on PC via the Blizzard launcher. However, if you are someone that swears to only purchase games from the Steam Store, then there is good news. Overwatch 2 has finally launched on Steam and you can install it right away.

Looking at how successful the original Overwatch game was, it now remains to see how good Overwatch 2 will be. So far it seems to be pretty good considering the large audience that Overwatch 2 streams are able to gather around. Now that Overwatch 2 is live on Steam, it only makes sense to take a look at the system requirements, as well as how much space is the game going to take once it has completely been installed. 

Before we talk about how much storage space you would need in order to download Overwatch 2 on PC from the Steam client, let’s first take a close look at the system requirements that you would need in order to play the game on your PC.

Minimum System Requirements For Overwatch 2

  • Operating System: Windows 10 65 bit
  • CPU: Intel Core i3 or AMD  Radeon X3 8650
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 600 series or AMD Radeon HD 7000
  • DirectX: Version 11

Recommended System Requirements

  • Operating System: Windows 10 64 bit
  • CPU: 8 GB: Intel Core i7 or AMD Ryzen 5
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 or AMD R9 380
  • DirectX: Version 11

How Big Is Overwatch 2 on PC?

Overwatch 2, when downloaded from Steam, will occupy around 50GB of internal storage. Thai storage size can increase as and when there are game updates and or new DLC content for you to install when purchased. If you want, you can always make a little bit more room on your storage drive if and when you purchase the following content for the game.

  • Overwatch 2: Invasion Bundle
  • Overwatch 2: Invasion Ultimate Bundle
  • Hero Collection
  • Complete Hero Collection.

Overwatch 2 is available as a free-to-play game on Steam with purchasable additional content. The game supports online PVP, Online Co-Op and also has full support for controllers.

How Big Is Overwatch 2 on PlayStation?

Overwatch 2 is playable also on Sony’s PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 consoles. The game is free to play on PlayStation consoles and will consume around 30 to 35GB of storage. This storage space can increase as and when the game receives new updates or DLCs. provided that you have a good and reliable internet connection, you will be able to download the game

How Big Is Overwatch 2 on Xbox?

Whether you are on the Xbox Series X|S or even the Xbox One, you will be able to enjoy playing Overwatch 2. The download size for Overwatch 2 on the Xbox range of consoles comes around to 30GB. This size may increase based on updates and additional content as and when made available by the developers.

How Big Is Overwatch 2 on Nintendo Switch?

Even the very so portable handheld gaming console, the Nintendo Switch has a version of Overwatch 2. Even though this is a small console, the download size is pretty large. You will need about 28GB of storage space on your Nintendo Switch if you want to install and enjoy the game. You might want to think about making space available on your Switch before you download Overwatch 2.

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