Ubisoft reveals Rainbow Six Extraction system requirements and PC features

Daniel Sims

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Something to look forward to: In its CES 2022 announcements, one of several games Nvidia confirmed this week is adding DLSS is Rainbow Six Extraction which comes out later this month. At the same time, publisher Ubisoft listed the title’s complete system requirements, which look pretty typical compared to other recent AAA games.

This week Ubisoft listed four resolution tiers of system requirements for Rainbow Six Extraction but did not mention anything about expected framerates. On the low end, the 1080p tier recommends a GTX 960 or a Radeon RX 560. At the 4K level, players need an RTX 3080 or a Radeon 6800XT. That’s on par with similar games like Far Cry 6 and Forza Horizon 5, but Extraction’s 1440p recommendation of an RTX 2060 is a bit lower than what Far Cry 6 wants at that resolution.

The system requirements don't say whether they take DLSS into account, but Nvidia's DLSS demo video shows it hitting around 140fps in 4K with the feature enabled. The video doesn't say whether it's using DLSS quality or performance mode or even what GPU it's using, so take it with a grain of marketing salt. Ubisoft also confirmed that Extraction would include Nvidia Reflex, uncapped framerate, support for multiple monitors, and Vulkan.

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Low 1080p

  • CPU: Intel i5-4460 or AMD Ryzen 3 1200
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 960 4GB or AMD RX 560 4GB
  • RAM: 8GB (Dual-channel setup)
  • OS: Windows 10 64-bit
  • Storage: 85GB

High 1080p

  • CPU: Intel i7-4790 or AMD Ryzen 5 1600
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 6GB or AMD RX 580 8GB
  • RAM: 16GB
  • OS: Windows 10 64-bit
  • Storage: 85GB

High 1440p

  • CPU: Intel i5-8400 or AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060 6GB or AMD RX 5600CT 6GB
  • RAM: 16GB (Dual-channel setup)
  • OS: Windows 10/11 64-bit
  • Storage: 85GB

Ultra 2160p

  • CPU: Intel i9-9900K or AMD Ryzen 7 3700X
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 10GB or AMD RX 6800 XT 16GB
  • RAM: 16GB
  • OS: Windows 10/11 64-bit
  • Storage: 85GB (+9GB HD Textures)

Nvidia confirmed that four games are getting DLSS and ray tracing, including The Day Before, Super People, Voidtrain, and Ratten Reich. Escape from Tarkov, Hitman III, The Anacrusis, Phantasy Star Online 2 New Genesis, and Midnight Ghost Hunt will only be getting DLSS.

Ubisoft previously confirmed Extraction to include ray tracing. It launches on January 20.

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