E3 2012 – ArmA 3 – New Minimum Requirements Revealed; DX10-only title, no Windows XP support

During E3, Bohemia Interactive has revealed some new minimum specifications for their amazing military sim game, ArmA 3. According to the company, ArmA 3 will require at least a dual-core with 2GB of RAM, 15GB of free disk space and an Nvidia 8800GT or an ATI Radeon HD 3830. In addition, it seems that ArmA 3 will not support DX9 at all as the game requires Shader Model 4. Moreover, Windows XP will not be supported. You can view the new minimum PC requirements below. ArmA 3 is currently planned for a 2013 release on the PC!
Minimum Specifications:
OS: Windows Vista SP2, Windows 7 SP1
CPU: Intel Dual-Core 2.4 GHz or AMD Dual-Core Athlon 2.5 GHz
GPU: NVIDIA GeForce 8800GT or ATI Radeon HD 3830 or Intel HD Graphics 3000 with Shader Model 4 and 512 MB VRAM
HDD: 15 GB free space
DirectX: 10

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