Need For Speed
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Need For Speed is a reboot of the iconic racing series. The nocturnal racing popularised in Underground returns, with a vast open-world, deep car customisation, immersive narrative and authentic urban car culture.
Need For Speed System Requirements
18 Feb 2016 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • OS: 64-bit Windows 7 or later
  • Processor: Intel Core i3-4130 or equivalent with 4 hardware threads
  • Memory: 6GB RAM
  • Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 750 Ti 2GB, AMD Radeon HD 7850 2GB, or equivalent DX11 compatible GPU with 2GB of memory
  • Hard Drive: 30 GB free space
 

Official Recommended Requirements

  • OS: 64-bit Windows 7 or later
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-4690 or equivalent with 4 hardware threads
  • Memory: 8GB RAM
  • Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 4GB, AMD Radeon R9 290 4GB, or equivalent DX11 compatible GPU with 4GB of memory
  • Hard Drive: 30 GB free space
PC System Analysis For Need For Speed Requirements
NFS 2016's official system specs are now released. You will need a mid to top end PC to get this Need For Speed Reboot running on Recommended. The Nvidia GTX 970 coupled with a core i5 and 8GB RAM will be enough, or a Phenom II X4 with the AMD R9 290. There wont be a 60 frames per second cap on this version of NFS, so a more powerful graphics card than the GTX 970 will certainly help reach strong frame rates.
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Need For Speed PC Release Date:

17 Mar 2016

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Intel Core 2 Quad Q9450 2.66GHz
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At least i can launch the game?

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you can launch it, but it will be unplayable

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Core i7-920 2.67ghz,its not updated :P
May i run atleast 30FPS on 1920x1080-Low settings?

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The cpu is an FX-9830P

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Can I run Need For Speed at 60FPS on ultra?
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80% of 10 people think this rig can run

Though the test says that i should play it on Medium settings i can easily run the game on a 1440x900 screen on Ultra settings with far more than 60 FPS. ;D

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I voted yes because…

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