Here in this article, I will show you how to download and install GTA 5 for free for Windows PC or Mac. Video game designer company Rockstar Games has amazed its audience since 1997 with its fantastic games. One of its best and most popular games is Grand Theft Auto, known colloquially as GTA.
Grand Theft Auto is an adventure game in which your character will live a very funny life as a criminal and, assuming the typical habits of thugs, could turn into a somewhat violent video game. In this article, we explain how to download the GTA 5 version for Windows PC and Mac.
Released in September 2013, GTA V (Grand Theft Auto V) is the fifth main chapter of the Rockstar Games saga and, seven years after its release, it is still the most downloaded. For this reason, the game is still tempting to many, and starting today you can download it for free on PC.
The game is one of the best sellers of recent years, with over 100 million copies worldwide. To give an edge to GTA V, in addition to the story mode with 3 different playable characters, was and still is the GTA Online mode, in which you can play with your own customized character, freely explore the map and try your hand at various missions with your friends. Additionally, GTA Online is still supported and updated weekly with new expansive content.
How to download GTA 5 for free on Windows?
There are many versions of this game because it always tends to innovate its customers with novelties, as programmers update its features and constantly improve its graphics. Companies that design video game consoles every day are dedicated to improving their consoles and Grand Theft Auto is no exception.
GTA 5 PC has been made available for Microsoft Windows, so if your computer works with that operating system, you can download and install this fun game without any hassle.
On the Internet, you can find some web pages where you can download all the necessary Grand Theft Auto files for free and thus run the game on your computer. Mediafire and Megacloud are some of those pages.
Mediafire offers you the possibility to download directly and on the Megacloud page, you will find two options for the download links from the Utorrent and Mega servers, so that you can choose the one that best suits your needs. The response pages are in English.
Once you have selected the download from the servers, you will need to press the download button. Grand Theft Auto 5 has large core files, so the download process is a bit slow, but it’s important to download all the files.
There are around 11 compressed files and it is essential that you download each of them for the installation process to be successful.
How to install GTA 5 for free on Windows?
Before starting the installation process, you should know that it is important to disable the antivirus you have installed on your computer, as it may prevent any of the components of the files from being fully downloaded when they are unzipped.
After the download is complete it is important to unzip all the files. At the end of this procedure, a folder with the name of the game will appear.
In the folder, there will be the “Setup” file and this is what you need to press to start the installation process. During the process, you will have to accept and make some configurations that the game requires.
After the game is installed, the DirectX download will begin and then Microsoft’s visual download, when both downloads are completed, you will be able to run the game.
How to change the language?
At the beginning of the setup before installation, you only have the English language option, but when you are done downloading all the essential programs, you can change the language by following the steps below:
Right-click on the program icon and select “Open file path”, there you will find a folder called “Language selector” where you can choose the language you want.
How to download and install GTA for free on Mac?
If you want to download the GTA5 game on a Mac computer you will need to enter a website called Macgames4you, the link for the free download of the game is available on this site. To start the download, just locate and press the button that contains the Apple icon, present just below the description of the game.
The installation process will begin automatically after you open the installation file and accept the relevant terms and settings. It’s a fairly similar procedure to the steps we took on Windows, but you always have to be careful because they are different operating systems.
Minimum requirements required by the game
Based on the system requirements of GTA 5, you will need at least an Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 CPU, 4GB of RAM, an Nvidia 9800GT / AMD 4870 or higher, and 72GB of storage to run the game. But the recommended specs start with a Core i5 CPU, a GTX 660 or better, and 8GB of RAM.