Battlefield Hardline

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Battlefield Hardline
Battlefield Hardline cover
Developers
Visceral Games
Multiplayer DICE
EA Canada[1]
DICE Los Angeles[1]
Criterion Games[2]
Publishers
Electronic Arts
Engines
Frostbite 3
Release dates
Windows March 17, 2015
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Warnings

Mantle graphics API option requires an AMD video card with a driver version earlier than Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.5.1.[3]
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General information

Official game site
Community Forum
EA Answers HQ
Battlefield Wiki

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
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Windows
Amazon.co.uk
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Windows
Gamesplanet
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Windows
Origin
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Included with Origin Access Basic.
Windows
All versions require Origin and Denuvo Anti-Tamper DRM.[4]

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Premium Included with Origin Access Basic.
Windows
Betrayal Included with Origin Access Basic.
Windows
Criminal Activity Included with Origin Access Basic.
Windows
Getaway Included with Origin Access Basic.
Windows
Robbery Included with Origin Access Basic.
Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\BFH\settings\

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\BFH\settings\
meta.xml, PROFSAVE_OriginID and PROFSAVE_OriginID_header are the save files.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Origin

Video settings[edit]

In-game video settings.
In-game video settings.
Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
[5]
Ultra-widescreen
[5]
4K Ultra HD
[6]
Field of view (FOV)
Up to 120°, multiplayer only.
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Up to 16 samples.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Low to High Post AA, up to 4x MSAA, and resolution scale for SSAA.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Some cutscenes, including interactive cutscenes,[7] are capped at 30 FPS.[8]
Color blind mode
Deuteranopia, tritanopia, protanopia. Multiplayer only.[9] Determines team colors.[10]

Input settings[edit]

In-game key map settings.
In-game key map settings.

Audio settings[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game audio settings.
Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Up to 5.1
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
Czech
German
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Polish
Brazilian Portuguese
Russian
Spanish
Traditional Chinese

Network[edit]

Servers use PunkBuster and Fairfight anti-cheat protection.[11][12]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
Online play
64

Connection types

Type Native Notes
Matchmaking
Accessed through Battlelog's Quick Match feature.
Peer-to-peer
Dedicated
Self-hosting
Direct IP

Issues fixed[edit]

BFH.exe in task manager but no game window[edit]

Delete settings folder
  1. Go to %USERPROFILE%\Documents\BFH\
  2. Delete the Settings subfolder.

VR support[edit]

3D modes Native Notes
Nvidia 3D Vision
See Helix Mod: Battlefield Hardline.
vorpX
2D
Officially supported game, see official vorpx game list.Note: Game is on the official list but has not been confirmed to be 3D with vorpx yet.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Mantle support
Shader Model support 5
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

Mantle for GCN GPU[edit]

Manually change value in file[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open PROFSAVE_profile.
  3. Search MantleEnabled
  4. Change value to 1

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Vista
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3/i5 2.4 GHz
AMD Athlon II/Phenom II 2.8 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 60 GB
Video card (GPU) AMD Radeon HD 5770 (1 GB)
Nvidia GeForce GTX 260 (896 MB)
DirectX 11 compatible
32-bit systems are not supported.

References