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Here's what you'll need to run it.
  • Internet connection to play the game, to install and get online
  • OS: XP / Vista / Windows 7
  • CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo 2 GHz, AMD Athlon 64 X2 2 GHz or higher
  • GPU : Nvidia 8800 GT 512 MB RAM, ATI Radeon HD 3850 512 MB of RAM or better
  • 2 GB RAM
  • Hard Drive: 9 GB
  • DVD ROM: 8x
  • Audio: DirectX 9.0c compatible
  • Keyboard, Mouse or Microsoft Xbox 360 Controller for Windows
Wow

and...



http://www.computerandvideogames.com...pecs-revealed/



BUT it's on the EA blog as being official.

http://www.ea.com/crysis-2/blog/pc-specs
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Thats mininum? Nice, the 8800gt is a half bad card you know.
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If anyone reaches a playable fps on those minimum specs, I'll eat my hat.
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Those aren't bad at all. I'm sure these specs are geared towards actually having decent gameplay with them.

And it's a fairly generous game, if it0s asking for these specs:

It's asking for a low end E2000 or E4000 series Core 2 Duo (since these are the models that retailed @ 2ghz (there are lower and higher clocked models, too). And they came out in 2006/2007.

And the 8800GT will be 4 years old this year.


You can build a second hand PC with parts that are extremely more powerful than this, for very cheap.
Edited by PanicProne - 2/2/11 at 3:36am
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If anyone reaches a playable fps on those minimum specs, I'll eat my hat.
Challenge accepted . I've got an 8800gt. I'll give it ago lol.
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8800Gt is a minimum, too bad I'm getting a new rig soon for Crysis2.
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If anyone reaches a playable fps on those minimum specs, I'll eat my hat.
I would like to see pics of said hat.
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If anyone reaches a playable fps on those minimum specs, I'll eat my hat.
Would sir be liking a Kriek or a Brun with your hat?
On a serious note, not a bad starting point, about the recommended spec for crysis 1...
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So they lied about the game having lower specs than the first one.. cause those are about the same as the "recommended" specs for part 1.
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If anyone reaches a playable fps on those minimum specs, I'll eat my hat.
well, what setting those minimum req. should be playing at? if it can't get playable fps at 1024x640,at low, i'll eat your hat too
Edited by poyyiee - 2/2/11 at 3:37am
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