Subnautica: Below Zero

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Subnautica: Below Zero
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Developers
Unknown Worlds Entertainment
Engines
Unity
Release dates
Windows May 14, 2021
macOS (OS X) May 14, 2021
Reception
Metacritic 82
OpenCritic 82
IGDB 85
Taxonomy
Series Subnautica
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Subnautica: Below Zero on Wikipedia
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General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\AppData\LocalLow\Unknown Worlds\Subnautica_ Below Zero
Microsoft Store
macOS (OS X)
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/848450/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\SNAppData\SavedGames[Note 2]
Epic Games Launcher %USERPROFILE%\AppData\LocalLow\Unknown Worlds\Subnautica Below Zero\SubnauticaZero\SavedGames
Microsoft Store
macOS (OS X)
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/848450/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

Video settings[edit]

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Use HudConfig.
Ultra-widescreen
Use HudConfig.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Vertical and horizontal sliders. 30–90° vertical or 51–121° horizontal.
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
No exclusive fullscreen.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Tied to a single Quality option.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA or TAA. Off, Low, Medium, High.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
In-game slider uses approximate values. Can be changed precisely by amending the options file with a hexadecimal editor.
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
Has basic support for navigating game and menus
Full controller support
Controller remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
DualShock 4 controllers
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Generic/other controllers
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Master, Music, Voice, and Ambient volume sliders.
Surround sound
Subtitles
1–100 chars/sec speed slider.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Simplified Chinese
Czech
Finnish
French
German
Hungarian
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Brazilian Portuguese
Russian
Spanish
Latin American Spanish
Turkish
Ukrainian

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
macOS (OS X)

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Audio FMOD

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3 2.6 GHz
AMD Ryzen 3 2.6 GHz
System memory (RAM) 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 15 GB
Video card (GPU) Intel HD Graphics 530
DirectX 11 compatible
A 64-bit operating system is required.
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.11
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5
System memory (RAM) 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 15 GB
Video card (GPU) Intel Iris Plus Graphics 650
A 64-bit operating system is required.

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/848450/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (848450) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.
  2. When running this game without elevated privileges (Run as administrator option), write operations against a location below %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMDATA%, or %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore on Windows Vista and later (more details).

References