Need for Speed: Most Wanted PC specs revealed

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We’ve reached that period of the PS3 and Xbox 360’s life cycle when most multiplatform games understandably look better on a medium spec PC than they do on ageing console hardware. EA recently revealed the minimum and recommended specifications for the PC version of Need for Speed: Most Wanted, effectively ruling out Windows XP support in the process.

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Here are those details in full:

Need for Speed: Most Wanted PC System Specifications

Minimum Specifications

  • OS: Windows Vista (Service Pack 2) 32-Bit

  • Processor: 2 GHz Dual Core (Core 2 Duo 2.4 GHZ or Althon X2 2.7 GHz)

  • Memory: 2 GB

  • Hard Drive: 20 GB

  • Graphics Card (AMD): DirectX 10.1 compatible with 512 MB RAM (ATI RADEON 3000, 4000, 5000 OR 6000 series, with ATI RADEON 3870 or higher performance)

  • Graphics Card (NVIDIA): DirectX 10.0 compatible with 512 MB RAM (NVIDIA GEFORCE 8, 9, 200, 300, 400 OR 500 series with NVIDIA GEFORCE 8800 GT or higher performance)

  • Sound card: DirectX compatible

Recommended Specifications

  • OS: Windows 7 64-Bit

  • Processor: Quad-Core CPU

  • Memory: 4 GB

  • Hard Drive: 20 GB

  • Graphics Card: DirectX 11 compatible with 1024 MB RAM (NVIDIA GEFORCE GTX 560 or ATI RADEON 6950)

  • Sound Card: DirectX compatible

Need for Speed: Most Wanted will be released for PC, Xbox 360, PS3, PS Vita and iOS on October 30th in the US and November 2nd in European territories. Head over here for more coverage on this open world racer, including Oliver’s hands-on preview from E3.

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