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
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.
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
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.