Watch_Dogs revised PC specifications released; 6 GB RAM Minimum, Recommended 8 GB


Remember the original specs of Watch_Dogs. One of the Ubisoft dev claimed that these were not the final specs and they will release updated specs soon. Now Ubisoft has finally released their revised specs and they seem to be even more demanding than the original reveal.

You can see the revised specs below

Minimum Specs

Supported OS: Windows Vista SP2 64bit, Windows 7 SP1 64bit, Windows 8 64bit
Processor: Intel Core 2 Quad Q8400 @ 2.66Ghz or AMD Phenom II X4 940 @ 3.0Ghz
Video Card: 1024 VRAM DirectX 11 with Shader Model 5.0 (see supported list)
Sound Card: DirectX 9 compatible Sound Card
This product supports 64-bit operating systems ONLY

Recommended Specs

Processor: Core i7 3770 @ 3.5Ghz or AMD FX-8350 @ 4.0Ghz
Video Card: 2048 VRAM DirectX 11 with Shader Model 5.0 or higher (see supported list)
Sound Card: Surround Sound 5.1 capable sound card

Supported Graphics Cards (at launch)

nVidia GeForce GTX460 or better, GT500, GT600, GT700 series;
AMD Radeon HD5850 or better, HD6000, HD7000, R7 and R9 series
Intel® Iris™ Pro HD 5200

You can check out the original specs here. They were far less demanding than the revised ones.

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Watch_Dogs is a upcoming open world action adventure game from Ubisoft. It seems to sport a lot of similarity to the TV Show “Persons of Interest”. Watch_Dogs is coming to almost all platforms including current and next generation. We have to wonder after looking at minimum specs that how Ubisoft is going to run this on current generation platforms with just 512 MB of RAM.

Stay tuned to GearNuke for latest news and info on Watch_Dogs.

  • It’s good to see PC Games finally ramping up specifications, hopefully that’ll be even better graphics and fast (lag-wise) gameplay with all of those specs.

  • deSSy2724

    MAN i didnt expected this. I mean, Wii U, PS3 and Xbox360 can run it. PS3 and Xbox360 are basically 3-cores CPU, 256 MB RAM and 256 MB video ram (comparable to ATI X1800 and nVidia 7800gt). Man, pretty high system requirements for PC….