The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim PC Requirements Revealed

Bethesda Softworks has released the official specifications for the PC requirements of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

Minimum System Requirements:

  • Win XP/7/Vista (32 or 64 bit)
  • Dual core Intel/AMD CPU
  • 2GB RAM
  • DX9c video card w/ 512MB RAM
  • Internet Access for Steam activation

Recommended System Requirements:

  • Win XP/7
  • Quad-core Intel/AMD CPU
  • 4GB RAM
  • 6GB HD
  • DX compat snd card
  • DX9 vid card w/ 1 GB. GTX 260/Radeon 4890 or higher

Pete Hines, the VP of PR and marketing at Bethesda said:

The Min specs get you playing,. The recommended specs let you play on High, not on Ultra. You’ll want beefier rig for that.

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim launches worldwide on November 11th.