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Gears 5 File Size | How big is Gears 5 Xbox One and PC?

Gears of War fans, we’re not too far off from Gears 5 the release date on both Xbox One and PC, and as such, there are plenty of you out there wondering how big the Gears 5 file size is. With the release date looming for the latest in this third-person shooter series, you’ll be wanting to know how much space Gears 5 takes. That’s exactly what we’re here to tell you. Read on to find out how much hard drive space you’ll need to install Gears 5 on PC and Xbox One.

Gears 5 File Size | Xbox One

Gears 5 file size

At long last, Microsoft has revealed how big the Gears 5 Xbox One file size is. It is a large download, but not one of the biggest on the platform. The Gears 5 Xbox One file size is set to approximately be 57.72 GB, according to the game’s official store page.

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There you have it. You will need to make sure you have at least 57.72 GB of free hard drive space before you can play Gears 5 on your Xbox One. The amount of storage needed will likely increase as future updates and the like release, too.

Gears 5 File Size | PC

Gears 5 file size

While the Gears 5 takes a respectable 57.72 GB of storage space on the Xbox One, the Gears 5 file size on PC (through Steam) is a decent amount larger. According to the Gears 5 system requirements on Steam, you’ll need at least 80 GB of available hard drive space. That’s a big game for sure. Before you try to install Gears 5 on your PC through Steam, simply make sure you have at least 80 GB of free space available.

Again, the Gears 5 PC file size will likely grow, too. Any future game updates will add weight to the overall file size of Gears 5 on PC. Time to get clearing some space on PC and/or Xbox One in time for Gears 5, then.