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Now that min reqs are out what say ye for the recommended?

I'd say a Intel Quad at 2.4Ghz an 4GB RAM an GTX 460+


Edited by SadSoul - 2/2/11 at 11:04pm
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LOL 460. lower then that. It runs on xbox you really expect it to REQUIRE that much from a PC. It might be able to ramp up more, but on the down scale I think it will run on less of a PC then crysis 1 did.
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Na for PC Iam gonna stick with a 460
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Crysis 1 would run on a HD2400. 460 as maybe a recommended setup, but minimum setup, heck no.

Im guessing the lowest card it will run on would be like a GT 430 on lowest settings.

maybe even lower. I ran cysis on lowest settings on a 1.4ghz Duron with an HD2400 pro. 256mb card. You really think crysis 2 is going to ramp it up that much more where i can't run on something like a 430 on lowest settings.

I still say a 460 is probably the lowest recommended card. Or something like a 5770.
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Crysis 1 would run on a HD2400. 460 as maybe a recommended setup, but minimum setup, heck no.

Im guessing the lowest card it will run on would be like a GT 430 on lowest settings.

maybe even lower. I ran cysis on lowest settings on a 1.4ghz Duron with an HD2400 pro. 256mb card. You really think crysis 2 is going to ramp it up that much more where i can't run on something like a 430 on lowest settings.

I still say a 460 is probably the lowest recommended card. Or something like a 5770.
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Looks like Crysis 1 is still way harder on the hardware, supposedly cryengine2 was very unoptimized but that can't be the only reason. Curious to see image quality comparisons between the two games. Crysis 2 being set in the city instead of the jungle is probably a lot easier to render.
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8800GT is already confirmed to be minimum requirement. This thread is for recommended requirements.

I predict GTX 460.
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I thought I read that Crysis 2 will not be a console port, which means that their PC version might look better than the XBox version, right?

If this is still true, I'm gonna say the recommended is around a 5850 (since I have it, LOL!)
 
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How does that have anything to do with my posts?

Im telling you, they haven't upped the requirments on crysis 2, they have improved the engine, so for the same hardware cost, they get better graphics. Plus they are building this for consoles, and how old are the consoles now? when did the 360 come out? 2005. So what makes you think it is going to even stress a modern system that much on low settings. We are talking Requirments, not recommended. Meaning the absolute slowest system it will run on.

I don't think it will take much to run it.
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