Just Cause 3's PC Specs Revealed

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Just Cause 3

The release of Just Cause 3 is now just about a week away, and developer Avalanche Studios has finally shared the level of hardware you'll need in order to play on PC.

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As is increasingly common for PC games, Just Cause 3 requires a 64-bit operating system. You'll also need at least a GTX 670 or HD 7870 with 2 GB of memory in order to play. To hit the recommended specs, that bumps up to a 3 GB GTX 780 or 4 GB R9 290.

The full specs, both minimum and recommended, follow below.

Minimum Specifications

  • OS: Vista SP2, Win 7 SP1, Win 8.1 (64-bit required)
  • CPU: Intel Core i5-2500K, 3.3 GHz / AMD Phenom II X6 1075T 3 GHz
  • Memory: 6 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 670 (2 GB) / AMD Radeon HD 7870 (2 GB)

Recommended Specifications

  • OS: Vista SP2, Win 7 SP1, Win 8.1 (64-bit required)
  • CPU: Intel Core i7-3770, 3.4 GHz / AMD FX-8350, 4.0 GHz
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 780 (3 GB) / AMD R9 290 (4 GB)

If you're wondering why these specs are on the higher end, you can check out the video above showing the game in 4K. Avalanche also today released a video with some of its staff discussing its new engine and destruction system.

Just Cause 3 launches on December 1 for PC, Xbox One, and PS4.

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