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Red Dead Redemption 2 requires 89GB HDD space

Xbox One and PS4 gamers will require 89GB of HDD space to install Red Dead Redemption 2

By Anthony Garreffa on Oct 17, 2018 10:36 pm CDT - 0 mins, 53 secs reading time

Red Dead Redemption 2 is a little over 24 hours away from being available to pre-load, and now that we're close we know how much HDD space you'll need on your Xbox One or PS4. Rockstar has teased on Twitter that the Red Dead Redemption 2 launch trailer will debut October 18 at 10AM ET while pre-orders on digital format will kick off pre-loads on Friday at 12AM ET.


Red Dead Redemption 2 comes in at 88.57GB on the Xbox One, while the PS4 version is a tad bigger requiring 89.2GB of free HDD space. Given that you'll be downloading close to 100GB, you might want to start pre-loading Red Dead Redemption 2 as soon as humanly possible. If you don't have the internet connection to handle the 90GB download, then getting the physical version of RDR 2 might be a good idea.

Sony PlayStation 4 owners are in for a treat over Xbox gamers, with a PS4 Pro bundle and limited time exclusive content for PS4 gamers. You'll receive the following:


Red Dead Redemption 2 launches on Xbox One and PS4 on October 26.

Anthony Garreffa

ABOUT THE AUTHOR - Anthony Garreffa

Anthony is a long time PC enthusiast with a passion of hate for games to be built around consoles. With FPS gaming since the pre-Quake days, where you were insulted if you used a mouse to aim, he has been addicted to gaming and hardware ever since. Working in IT retail for 10 years gave him great experience with high-end, custom-built PCs. His addiction to GPU technology is unwavering, and with next-gen NVIDIA GPUs about to launch alongside 4K 144Hz HDR G-Sync gaming monitors and BFGDs (65-inch 4K 120Hz HDR G-Sync TVs) there has never been a time to be more excited about technology.


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