Yes, It’s been announced! It will begin on the 29th of September. You still have time to build your pc if you need to, but only barely!
27th September is closed beta opening (next tuesday)
29th September for Open Beta
The map will be Operation Metro, Rush mode.
To get the beta you’ll obviously need to use the Origin client to initiate the download. This is regardless of if you got the retail or online version.
The Stats for your ranks will be reset as expected after the beta.
There is a bug for one of the questions on their website.
I SEE THERE ARE SERVERS UP FOR A SECOND MAP ON PC. CAN I ACCESS AND PLAY THIS MAP?
The answer in the source code is:
No. THIS MAP IS ONLY FOR INTERNAL BACK-END TESTS.
Also, as an idea of how well the graphics engine will scale when asked for how many 580′s he will need:
The Nvidia 580 is the fastest single gpu card available as of posting.