BioShock Infinite PC hardware requirements announced

We think it will be one of the best, if not the best, games of 2013. Today, we learned what it will take to run the PC version of Irrational Games' long awaited first person shooter sequel BioShock Infinite.

In a post on the developer's website, the company listed the minimal and recommended hardware for the game.


  • OS: Windows Vista Service Pack 2 32-bit
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 DUO 2.4 GHz / AMD Athlon X2 2.7 GHz
  • Memory: 2 GB
  • Hard Drive: 20 GB free
  • Video Card: DirectX10 Compatible ATI Radeon HD 3870 / NVIDIA 8800 GT / Intel HD 3000 Integrated Graphics
  • Video Card Memory: 512 MB
  • Sound Card: DirectX Compatible


  • OS: Windows 7 Service Pack 1 64-bit
  • Processor: Quad Core Processor
  • Memory: 4 GB
  • Hard Drive: 30 GB free
  • Video Card: DirectX11 Compatible, AMD Radeon HD 6950 / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560
  • Video Card Memory: 1024 MB
  • Sound Card: DirectX Compatible

The post also stated that the game will have support for multi-monitors via AMD Eyefinity, NVIDIA Surround, and even for those of you who have Matrox TripleHead2Go-based cards. The game will also support a number of DirectX11 graphical features and the full resolution art textures will be included. As the post states, "You may not enjoy the three-DVD install, but we hope you will appreciate the jaw-dropping detail our amazing team of artists lavished on the game."

BioShock Infinite is finally scheduled for release on March 26th.

Source: Irrational Games

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