The Battlefield 2042 Open Beta will go live on October 8 at 12:00 a.m. PT. Early access for players who have pre-ordered the game or have an EA Play subscription begins 2 days earlier on October 6. Game pre-download begins October 5 for everyone. Here is a guide on how to download the Battlefield 2042 beta on any platform. The approximate game size is listed next to each system.
Download Battlefield 2042 Beta for PC (19 GB)
Smoking Click here and scroll down to “Play Battlefield ™ 2042 Open Beta Now”. Download the Battlefield Beta from the Steam Application Library. Early access for players who pre-purchase or have an EA Play subscription through Steam. EA Desktop App Download the app here and search for Battlefield 2042. Install the BF 2042 Beta. Early access for players who pre-purchase or have an EA Play subscription through the EA app. Xbox Game Pass subscribers can also preview the EA app for early access. Origin Click here and select the option “Try it first”. Download the game through the Origin PC app. Early access for players who pre-purchase or have an EA Play subscription through Origin. Epic Games Click here and scroll to BF 2042 Beta “Join Now”. Download the game. Early Access for players who have pre-purchased Battlefield 2042. Related: Battlefield 2042: PC Requirements & System Specifications
Download Battlefield 2042 Beta for PS4 / PS5
PS5 (16GB) Follow this link for beta download on PS5 through PlayStation Store. PS4 (21 GB) Follow this link for beta download on PS4 through PlayStation Store.
Download Battlefield 2042 Beta for Xbox
Xbox Series X | S (17GB) Check this link for beta download on Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S through Microsoft Store. Xbox One (9GB) Check this link for beta download on Xbox One through Microsoft Store. Early Beta Access for PlayStation and Xbox has the same requirements as for PC: pre-purchase the game or an EA Play subscription. The BF2042 Open Beta features a single map — Orbital, one game mode — Conquest, and four Specialists — Maria, Boris, Webster, Casper. For more Battlefield guides, look at All Battlefield 2042 Specialists and Classes on Guides.