Batman: Arkham Knight’s minimum specs tweaked overnight

Holy graphic cards, Batman!

The minimum spec requirements to run Batman: Arkham Knight on PC have been updated overnight.

As gamers attempting to play Batman: Arkham Knight on PC continue to experience problems, it has now been acknowledged that AMD graphic cards may be part of the problem. Developer Rocksteady is recommending that you have a Radeon HD 7950+ card with at least 3GB of memory.

“The minimum specs for Batman: Arkham Knight for PC have been adjusted,” said Rocksteady, in a recent update on Steam.

“We also want to note that there are some known issues with the performance of Batman: Arkham Knight for PC owners using AMD graphics cards. We are working closely with AMD to rectify these issues as quickly as possible and will provide updates here as they become available. We thank you for your patience in this matter.”

The revised minimum specs are as follows (you can read the original specs right here):

OS: Win 7 SP1, Win 8.1 (64-bit Operating System Required) 
Processor: Intel Core i5-750, 2.67 GHz | AMD Phenom II X4 965, 3.4 GHz 
Memory: 6 GB RAM 
Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 (2 GB Memory Minimum) | AMD Radeon HD 7950 (3 GB Memory Minimum)  
DirectX: Version 11 
Network: Broadband Internet connection required 
Hard Drive: 45 GB available space 

Bought the game before the spec list was revised? Steam recently updated its refund policy to allow refunds providing as you’ve played less than two hours.

Wondering where our Batman: Arkham Knight review is? Bear with us!

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Vikki Blake