Hitman 2 (2018)
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Io Interactive has said it has plans to have a second season of its episodic Hitman reboot. Players will be dropped into one of several locations, tasked with finding and eliminating targets through any means necessary.
Hitman 2 (2018) System Requirements
16 Oct 2018 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • OS: OS 64-bit Windows 7
  • Processor: Intel CPU Core i5-2500K 3.3GHz / AMD CPU Phenom II X4 940
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 / Radeon HD 7870
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 60 GB available space
 

Official Recommended Requirements

  • OS: OS 64-bit Windows 7 / 64-bit Windows 8 (8.1) or Windows 10
  • Processor: Intel CPU Core i7 4790 4 GHz
  • Memory: 16 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GPU GeForce GTX 1070 / AMD GPU Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 60 GB available space
PC System Analysis For Hitman 2 (2018) Requirements
Hitman 2 (2018) runs on the Glacier game engine. You need a Core i7-4790 4-Core 3.6GHz or Ryzen R5 1600 processor coupled with a GeForce GTX 1070 to run Hitman 2 (2018) system requirements at recommended. You can expect to get around 60FPS at 1080p screen res on high graphics settings with this hardware. Hitman 2 (2018) needs a Radeon HD 7870 graphics card to play on low settings, with a Core i5-2500K 3.3GHz or Phenom II X4 940 processor to reach the minimum specs, achieving 30FPS on 1080p monitor res. System memory for min is 8 GB. Make sure your GPU can run DirectX 11 or Hitman 2 (2018) won’t run. To summarise, Hitman 2 (2018) needs around a 5 year old PC to play at recommended settings.
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Hitman 2 (2018) PC Release Date:

13 Nov 2018

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Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Radeon RX 5700 XT 8GB

109.7 FPS

Radeon VII 16GB

107.6 FPS

Radeon RX 5700 8GB

104.5 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT 6GB

95.1 FPS

GeForce RTX 2060 6GB

91.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660

80.8 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070

78 FPS

Radeon RX 590 8GB

76 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB

74.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB

74.7 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060

68 FPS

Radeon RX 580 8GB

67 FPS

Radeon RX 580 4GB

64 FPS

GeForce GTX 1650

49.5 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Super 8GB

105 FPS

GeForce RTX 2070 Super 8GB

95.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Ti

93 FPS

Radeon RX 5700 XT 8GB

91.4 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080

86 FPS

Radeon VII 16GB

85 FPS

GeForce RTX 2060 Super 8GB

83.7 FPS

Radeon RX 5700 8GB

79.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Ti

77 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT 6GB

75.8 FPS

GeForce RTX 2070

73 FPS

Radeon RX Vega 64 Air 8GB

72 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080

67 FPS

Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB

66 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Ti

65 FPS

GeForce RTX 2060 6GB

63 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070

55 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB

52.6 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB

52.1 FPS

Radeon RX 590 8GB

51 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660

49 FPS

Radeon RX 580 8GB

46 FPS

Radeon RX 570 8GB

42 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060

39 FPS

GeForce GTX 980 Ti 6GB

38 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Ti

69 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Super 8GB

59 FPS

Radeon VII 16GB

53.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile

50 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Ti

45 FPS

GeForce RTX 2070

40 FPS

GeForce RTX 2060 6GB

38.6 FPS

Radeon RX Vega 64 Air 8GB

38 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080

35 FPS

Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB

34 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Ti

34 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070

29 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB

28.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB

27.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060

26 FPS
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