Swedish studio Fatshark published information on the system requirements for Warhammer 40,000 Darktide, and also gave tips to help improve performance.
An Intel Core i5-6600 processor, NVIDIA GeForce GTX-970, 8 GB RAM and Warhammer 40,000 Darktide at low graphics settings of 30-45 frames / s are sufficient. To achieve better performance, a more powerful computer is required.
Below are the recommended and minimum system requirements for Warhammer 40,000 Darktide to be played without ray tracing.
Minimum requirements (80p, 30-45fps and low graphics settings)
Recommended requirements (1080p), 60 fps and medium graphics settings
Warhammer 40,000 Darktide can be run at 100 fps using high-quality ray tracing (global lighting, reflections), and an Intel Core i7-12700K with RTX 4080, 16 GB RAM, and DLSS 3.
These are the system requirements for Warhammer 40,000 Darktide to play ray tracing: