Crysis 2 Recommended and Highly Recommended PC specs revealed

A very well placed source has confirmed the minimum, recommended and highly recommended PC requirements for Crysis 2 to Gamersmint.

Crytek’s so far only confirmed the minimum PC specs for their upcoming shooter officially but today we get to know what it’ll take you to run this beast at higher settings and resolutions.

Here are the Minimum PC specs:

  • 2GHz Core 2 Duo / A64 X2 CPU
  • 2GB RAM, 8800GT / HD3850
  • 512MB Video Memory
  • DX9.0c
  • Shader Model 3.0
  • Windows XP
  • Estimated Perfomance: 20fps @ 1024 x 768

And the Recommended Specs are

  • 2.66GHz Core 2 Duo / A64 X2 CPU
  • 3GB RAM
  • GTX280 / HD4870, 1GB Video Memory
  • DX9.0
  • Shader Model 3.0/4.0
  • Windows XP
  • 30fps @ 1650 x 1080

And the Highly Recommened Specs are

  • 3GHz Core i7 4GB RAM
  • GTX560Ti / HD4870 X2
  • 1.8GB Video Memory
  • DirectX 11
  • Shader Model 3.0/4.0
  • Windows 7, 30fps @ 1920 x 1200

Those are pretty heavy requirements for anyone who wants to run Crysis 2 smoothly.

Expect an official announcement from Crytek soon and we hope these prove to be true.

Crysis 2 releases in March for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360.

  • Buy Crysis 2!

    Oh Sh*t! Seems I’d have to invest a bit more to run it in higher details. Or I guess it will look good anyway with the minimum configuration.

  • hedzsooo

    OK, so:

    “And the Highly Recommened Specs are3GHz Core i7 4GB RAMGTX560Ti / HD4870 X21.8GB Video MemoryDirectX 11″     – Come ON guys !!! It`s a FAKE !!! -_-  😛

    Or how the hell can U use a HD4870X2 in dX11 mode, can anyone explane Me ???!  The HD4XXX series dX10 & dX10.1  cards ONLY. U can use in dX9, but U never can use in dX11. ^^  LOL ! 😛

    …Also the ” the Recommended Specs ” a FAKE. 😛

    Sy guys ! END OFF !

  • moonrocket

    Well, i have a 6 core 3.3ghz cpu, and a gtx 580 superclocked, 16 gig ddr3 2000, I think it’ll tear it up.