Riot Games’ free-to-play 5v5 character-based first-person shooter Valorant game is now finally available to download for Microsoft Windows 10 PC in India and most of Asia-Pacific, and Oceania countries. The game is now also live in Europe, Turkey, MENA, Russia, and CIS countries. The game will also be available in North America, Latin America, and South America in a few hours.
Now, if you are from India or any other country where Valorant is available and wanted to download the game then here I will be taking you through of the whole steps to download Valorant on your PC. In this post, I will also be covering the Valorant details including its system requirements, file size, agents, and maps.
Now let’s check out the system requirements of Valorant first. So you can get a better idea of minimum system PC requirements of the game before downloading the game on your PC.
Valorant System Requirements
- GPU: Intel HD 4000 (Shader Model 5.0)
- VRAM: 1GB (unless GPU)
- RAM: 4GB
- OS: Windows 7 64-Bit
- Support for Directx 11
Valorant File Size on PC
Valorant file size is approximately 7.3 GB on PC. However, the game also downloads and installs Vanguard, Riot Games’ custom game security software. The game automatically starts downloading the Vanguard after it finishes downloading the main game’s files on your PC. However, if you want you can also pause the download, but you can’t skip the Vanguard download. In total, the game will take around 8.38GB of size on your PC.
Valorant features 11 different agents starting from JETT to Reyna. All the agent in the game comes with the own set of abilities and styles. You can check more details about each and every agent here.
Valorant, the 5v5 character-based tactical shooter video game features four unique maps including Haven, Bind Split, and Ascent.
How to Download Valorant on Your PC
Now let’s talk about how to download Valorant on your Windows 10 PC. The steps are pretty easy, you can start playing the game within a few minutes. Now, simply follow the steps below to get started.
- Go to playvalorant.com and click the big red Play Now button
- Now it will ask you to sign in, simply sign with your Valorant account or if you don’t have an account then you can sign up and log in
- After signing in, click Download on the next page to download the Valorant game client that will help you to download the game on your PC and setting things up
- Now, open the downloaded Valorant game client and click the advanced option to select the desired download and installation folder on your PC and click install
Now, the Valorant game client will start downloading the game on your PC, and after downloading the main games file it will download the Vanguard security software which weighs around 3GB approximate.
Now, after finishing this all, the client will ask you to login again using your Valorant account login ID and password and then you will get a big Play screen where you can now simply click to start playing the game on your PC.
Valorant’s Competitive Ranked Mode, Important Features
Valorant is also hoping to get a Competitive Ranked Mode to let players know their rank in the game. Check out our previous post about Valorant’s Competitive Ranked Mode, Important Features.
Did you download Valorant on your PC? do let me know in the comments section down below.