Battlefield 1

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Battlefield 1
Battlefield 1 cover
Developers
DICE
Publishers
Electronic Arts
Engines
Frostbite 3
Release dates
Windows October 21, 2016
Battlefield 1 at Wikipedia
Battlefield
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Battlefield 4 2013
Battlefield Hardline 2015
Battlefield 1 2016

General information

PC Report
Official website
Official forums
Battlefield Wiki

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
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Not available in North America.[1]
Windows
Amazon.com
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Windows
Gamesplanet
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Windows
Green Man Gaming
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Windows
Origin
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Windows
All versions require Origin and Denuvo Anti-Tamper DRM.[2] DRM has been cracked for singleplayer.[3]

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Hellfighter Pack
Windows
Red Baron Pack
Windows
Lawrence of Arabia Pack
Windows

Game data[edit]

In-game general gameplay settings.
In-game general gameplay settings.
In-game advanced gameplay settings.
In-game advanced gameplay settings.

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Battlefield 1\settings\

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Battlefield 1\settings\

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Origin

Video settings[edit]

In-game general video settings.
In-game general video settings.
In-game advanced video settings.
In-game advanced video settings.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
50-105 on foot, 45-95 in vehicle
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Low to Ultra (Up to 16 samples)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA (Medium & High), TAA and SSAA (through resolution scale)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS
200 FPS cap[4]
200 FPS cap can be removed with console command GameTime.MaxVariableFPS 0.
High dynamic range display (HDR)
Added along with the "In the Name of the Tsar" expansion pack.[5]
Color blind mode
Deuteranopia, Tritanopia, Protanopia

Input settings[edit]

In-game general control settings.
In-game general control settings.
In-game advanced control settings.
In-game advanced control settings.
In-game key map settings.
In-game key map settings.
In-game gamepad layout settings.
In-game gamepad layout settings.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
For soldier and vehicle
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
Currently only main menu tabs can be switched with right and left bumpers (tested with Xbox 360 controller) but selecting options is not possible. Navigating through options is fine
Controller remapping
Set presets to custom in "Controls">"Control Schemes" menu to remap
Controller sensitivity
Listed as Soldier or Vehicle Left/Right Stick Sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Additional information
Button prompts
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Audio settings[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Up to 5.1
Subtitles
Available for active Voiceover Language and foreign languages
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Arabic
Traditional Chinese
French
German
Italian
Brazilian Portuguese
Polish
Russian
Turkish
Spanish
Spanish Spain and Spanish Mexico available
Japanese

VR support[edit]

Network[edit]

Battle(non)sense has created a comprehensive video explaining network performance graph variables. It can be found here.

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
LAN play
Online play
64

Connection types

Type Native Notes
Matchmaking
Server browser also available
Peer-to-peer
Dedicated
Self-hosting
Direct IP

Ports

Protocol Port(s) and/or port range(s)
TCP (outbound) 80, 443, 5222, 9988, 17502, 20000-20100, 22990, 42127
UDP (outbound) 3659, 14000-14016, 22990-23006, 25200-25300
This game does not support Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) for automatic port configuration.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11, 12
Shader Model support 5, 5.1
64-bit executable

Console commands[edit]

Launch console with ~.
You can have these commands run automatically, whenever you start the game, by entering them in user.cfg in the Battlefield 4 installation folder (the file won't exist by default, you can create it through a Notepad and save as a .cfg file).
Command Description
PerfOverlay.DrawFPS 1 Show FPS counter
PerfOverlay.DrawGraph 1 Show performance graph
GameTime.MaxVariableFPS # Limit frame rate (where # is a positive number) / '0' unlocks framerate beyond 200FPS
RenderDevice.TripleBufferingEnable 1 Enable Triple-Buffering (only recommended if Vsync is on)
RenderDevice.ForceRenderAheadLimit 1 Force rendering only 1 frame ahead (can remove stutter, default value is 3)
NetworkPerfOverlay.DrawGraph 1 In depth network debugging information
Screenshot.Render Take a screenshot (into %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Battlefield 4\Screenshots\)

System requirements[edit]

64-bit OS is required
Windows[6]
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7, 8.1 10
Processor (CPU) AMD FX-6350
Intel Core i5-6600K
AMD FX-8350
Intel Core i7-4790
System memory (RAM) 8 GB 16 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 50 GB 50 GB
Video card (GPU) AMD Radeon HD 7850
Nvidia GeForce GTX 660
2 GB of VRAM
DirectX 11 compatible
AMD Radeon RX 480
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060
4 GB of VRAM
DirectX 11.1 compatible

References

  1. Battlefield 1 will be digital-only on PC in North America | PC Gamer
  2. "Playdead drops Denuvo from the hit indie platformer Inside". http://www.pcgamer.com/playdead-drops-denuvo-from-the-hit-indie-platformer-inside/. 
  3. "Battlefield.1-CPY". https://www.xrel.to/game-nfo/1276326/Battlefield-1-CPY.html?lang=en_US#. 
  4. Battlefield 1 Performance: High-End PC, 1920x1080
  5. https://www.battlefield.com/news/article/in-the-name-of-the-tsar-release-date-hdr-battlefield-1
  6. Battlefield 1 System Requirements - last accessed on September 19, 2016