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Fallout 76 PC Beta Features Plenty Of Graphical Settings But Misses A Few Important Ones

Fallout 76 PC beta is now playable and players can see what are the graphical options that it provides. We are happy to report that Fallout 76 PC beta features a ton of graphical settings that you can tweak. However, there are some noticeable omissions.

As you can in the images below, courtesy of PCGamer, the game features graphical settings such as Texture quality, Water Quality, Shadows, Object fade distance, Actor fade and more.

However, surprisingly the most important settings for FOV slider, V-sync, and anti-aliasing are missing from Fallout 76 PC graphical settings. However, these settings can be tweaked from the game’s ini file.

Fallout 76 PC Graphical Settings

Fallout 76 PC Graphical Settings

Also, the existence of these settings in the ini files indicates that these graphical settings will be available for Fallout 76 PC at launch. The game also features unlocked frame rates up to 200 FPS.

However, in order for the unlocked FPS to work, you need to turn off V-sync from Nvidia Control Panel. Here are all of the graphical setting availble in Fallout 76 PC beta

  • Texture quality
  • Water quality
  • Lightning quality
  • Shadow quality
  • Shadow distance
  • Actor fade Slider
  • Item fade Slider
  • Object fade Slider
  • Grass fade Slider
  • Crosshair
  • General subtitles
  • Show floating markers
  • Show active effects on HUD
  • HUD opacity Slider

Speaking of the PC version of the game, the studio has also revealed the system requirements for Fallout 76 PC. Interestingly, the game supports old GPUs like GTX 780. Here are the full system requirements.

Minimum
Requires 64-bit processor and operating system
OS: Windows 7/8/10 (64-bit OS required)
Processor: Intel Core i5-6600k 3.5 GHz /AMD Ryzen 3 1300X 3.5 GHz or equivalent
Graphics: NVIDIA GTX 780 3GB/AMD Radeon R9 285 2GB or equivalent
Memory: 8 GB RAM
Storage: 60 GB of free disk space

Recommended
Requires 64-bit processor and operating system
OS: Windows 7/8.1/10
Processor: Intel Core i7-4790 3.6 GHz / AMD Ryzen 5 1500X 3.5 GHz
Graphics: Nvidia GTX 970 4GB / AMD R9 290X 4GB
Memory: 8 GB RAM
Storage: 60 GB of free disk space

Bethesda has also confirmed that Fallout 76 will feature micro-transactions. However, the studio has assured it won’t force players to pay real-world money. Not only that, the micro-transactions are cosmetics only.

Furthermore, the game doesn’t feature any kind of loot box system. Meaning players will have an equal chance of finding and purchasing weapons in Fallout 76.

Fallout 76 is an open-world multiplayer game in development at Bethesda. The game rolls out on November 14, 2018, for PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4.