Earlier this week, Activision revealed the system requirements for Prototype on the PC. Here are the details:
Windows® XP (with Service Pack 3) and DirectX® 9.0c or (Windows Vista® with Service Pack 2) Video Card: 256 MB 3D hardware accelerator card required - 100% DirectX® 9.0c with Shader Model 3 support* Processor: Pentium(R) Intel Core® 2 Duo 2.6 GHz or AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ or better RAM: 1 GB of RAM for Windows ® XP / 2 GB Windows ® Vista systems Hard Drive Space: 8 GB of uncompressed hard disk space (Plus 500MB for swap file.) Sound Card: DirectX 9.0 –compliant sound card DVD-ROM: DVD-ROM Peripheral: 100% Windows(R) XP/Vista - compatible mouse, keyboard and drivers 100% Windows(R) XP/Vista - compatible 4X DVD-ROM drive or better (600 K/sec sustained transfer rate) and drivers
*Supported Chipsets for Windows(R) XP and Vista All NVIDIA® GeForce™ 7800 256 MB and better chipsets All ATI® Radeon™ X1800 256 MB and better chipsets
That doesn't seem too bad. Granted, I have no idea what most of it means. What I do know is that Prototype is looking pretty hot thanks to Colette's preview. I am worried it will get a little too repetitive, but that's a fear I always have about sandbox games.
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