Far Cry 4 – PC System Requirements Revealed – Recommends GTX 680, Requires 30GB Of Free HDD

Far Cry 4 is almost upon us and NVIDIA has revealed the PC system requirements for this upcoming open-world game. According to the green team, PC gamers will need at least an Intel i5-750 or an AMD Phenom II X4 955, 4GB of RAM, and 30GB of free HDD space. Moreover, it appears that the game will only support DX11. You can view the full list of the game’s system requirements below. Kudos to our reader ‘Dracula ™ © ®’ for spotting them!

Far Cry 4 PC Requirements:

Minimum System Requirements
Operating system: Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8/8.1 (64bit versions only)
Processor: Intel Core i5-750 @ 2.6 GHz or AMD Phenom II X4 955 @ 3.2 GHz
Memory: 4GB
Video card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 or AMD Radeon HD5850 (1GB VRAM)
Direct X: Version 11
Hard Drive: 30 GB available space
Sound Card: DirectX 9.0c compatible sound card with latest drivers

Recommended System Requirements
Operating system: Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8/8.1 (64bit versions only)
Processor: Intel Core i5-2400S @ 2.5 GHz or AMD FX-8350 @ 4.0 GHz or better
Memory: 8GB
Video card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 or AMD Radeon R9 290X or better (2GB VRAM)
Direct X: Version 11
Hard Drive: 30 GB available space
Sound Card: DirectX 9.0c compatible sound card with latest drivers

[UPDATE]

Apparently NVIDIA made a mistake. The recommended AMD GPU is R9 280X and not R9 290X.

[UPDATE 2]

Ubisoft has posted the official PC requirements and according them, an AMD R9 290X is recommended.

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