Need for Speed: Rivals PC System Requirements Revealed

The racing is quite forgiving with underpowered computers

By on October 14th, 2013 09:05 GMT

Need for Speed: Rivals has just received its official list of PC system requirements, confirming the minimum and recommended specifications that a computer must meet to run the new racing game.

Need for Speed games in recent years haven't exactly lived up to the franchise's pedigree, but with NFS: Rivals, EA has formed a brand new studio called Ghost Games to oversee the series throughout the next few years and take it into fresh directions.

After checking out quite a few things about the new title over the past few months, fans can now admire the minimum and recommended system requirements for the upcoming racing game, so check out the list below, via the official website.

MINIMUM System Requirements 
OS: Windows XP, Windows Vista (SP2), Windows 7
CPU: Intel 2.4 GHz Core 2 Duo, AMD 2.6 GHz Athlon X2
RAM: At least 4 GB
DISC DRIVE: CD/DVD ROM drive required for installation only
HARD DRIVE: At least 30 GB of free space
VIDEO: AMD Radeon 3870 512Mb or better, NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GT 512 Mb or better, Intel HD 4000 integrated 512Mb or better
DIRECTX: DirectX 10.1 compatible
INPUT: Keyboard and mouse
ONLINE CONNECTION REQUIREMENTS: 512 Kbps or faster internet connection

RECOMMENDED System

Requirements

OS: Windows XP, Windows Vista (SP2), Windows 7 (Recommended is Windows 8 64-bit)
CPU: Intel Quad Core CPU, AMD Duo Core CPU
RAM: At least 8 GB
DISC DRIVE: CD/DVD ROM drive required for installation only
HARD DRIVE: At least 30 GB of free space
VIDEO: AMD Radeon 7870 3GB or better, NVIDIA GeForce GT660 3GB or better
DIRECTX: DirectX 11 compatible
INPUT: Keyboard and mouse
ONLINE CONNECTION REQUIREMENTS: 512 Kbps or faster internet connection

Need for Speed: Rivals is set to debut in late November for PC, PS3, Xbox 360, as well as PS4 and Xbox One.

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