NBA 2K16 PC System Requirements

Is your PC capable of running NBA 2K16? You can now find out, as 2K Sports has finally released the game's minimum and recommended specs to get the game running on PC hardware.

According to the game's official Steam page, digital downloads of NBA 2K16 require at least 50 GB of free space. It will also require a 64-bit version of Windows 7, Windows 8 or Windows 10 along with a DirectX 10 or 11 compatible video card. Users with 32-bit operating system won't be able to run the game. Overall, the specifications haven't changed that much compared to NBA 2K15. You can check the full details below.

Minimum Specs

OS 64-bit Windows 7
Processor Intel® Core™2 Duo (SSE3 or later)
Graphics DirectX 10.1 compatible with at least 512 MB of memory
DirectX Version 10
Sound DirectX 9.0x compatible
Storage 50 GB available space

Recommended Specs

OS 64-bit Windows 7 / Windows 8 / Windows 10
Processor Intel® Core™ i5 or better
RAM 4 GB or more
Graphics DirectX 11 compatible with 2 GB or more memory
DirectX Version 11
Sound 100% DirectX 9.0c compatible
Storage 50 GB or more available space

Additional Notes

  • A dual-analog gamepad is highly recommended, though keyboard controls can be customized and work fairly well.
  • Internet connection is required during initial installation, updating rosters, downloading updates and playing multi-player modes.
  • Software installations required (included with the game) include DirectX and Visual C++ Redistributable 2010.