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What do you think BF3 system requirements will be ?

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My guess is this

CPU: 2.6ghz Quad core
RAM:4gb
Video card : Nvida GTX560 or AMD Radeon 6870
OS:Windows 7 or Vista (this already known)
Hard drive: 20 gb

This maybe Minimum and Recommend requirements
    
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I doubt you'll need that good of a video card.
    
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No way that's even close to minimum..
    
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post #4 of 9
Now that I think about it, with the implementation of DX11 completely you won't need anything special compared to what you have now, really.

Since they said they're focusing on BF3 primarily the PC version, hopefully it'll be great and we won't have to have huge headaches.

(We all remember the BC2 launch).
post #5 of 9
You won't need much, they said the game will be very well optimized (and I believe them, one of the first companies to step up and ignore XP & DX 9 garbage already). After all we are all PC users... you don't want your well spent money for DX 9 games like COD right?

This is from BC2

Recommended:

OS: Windows Vista or Windows 7
Processor: Intel Core 2 Quad or higher
Memory: 2GB
Graphics: 512 MB Video Card (GeForce GTX 260/ ATI Radeon 4870)
Controller Support: Support for Logitech G15 and G19 keyboard LCDs in multiplayer

I would say something like GTX 460 or ATI 5850
Edited by Lune - 2/10/11 at 1:50pm
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Originally Posted by microman View Post
No way that's even close to minimum..
Never said it was
    
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post #7 of 9
I think it will be close to the same that BC2 was, with the exception of the Video Card because it will at least need to support DX10 and the OS because Windows XP isn't supported.
    
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Minimum
2.0GHZ Quad core CPU
2GB RAM
8800GTS and above GPU
15GB HDD
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post #9 of 9
Hrmm, dunno, figure the same system that plays BFBC2 (well) will play BF3 (well); different folks will have different needs, and the question will be how well the game scales between resolutions/aa/as modes. In my case the aa modes make a fairly dramatic 5~8fps hit depending on 4x, 8x, and qsaa settings...
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