Fallout 3
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Vault-Tec engineers have worked around the clock on an interactive reproduction of Wasteland life for you to enjoy from the comfort of your own vault. Included is an expansive world, unique combat, shockingly realistic visuals, tons of player choice, and an incredible cast of dynamic characters. Every minute is a fight for survival against the terrors of the outside world “ radiation, Super Mutants, and hostile mutated creatures. From Vault-Tec, Americas First Choice in Post Nuclear Simulation.
Fallout 3 System Requirements
23 Aug 2012 - Specs reviewed

Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Win Xp 32
  • Processor: Intel Pentium 4 2.4GHz / AMD Athlon XP 2400+
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 2400 Series or NVIDIA GeForce 6800 GT
  • System Memory: 1 GB RAM
  • Storage: 9 GB Hard drive space
  • DirectX 9 Compatible Graphics Card
 

Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Win Xp 32
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo E4300 1.8GHz / AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 3600+
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 3800 series or NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GS
  • System Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Storage: 9 GB Hard drive space
PC System Analysis For Fallout 3 Requirements
Fallout 3 requires a Radeon HD 3800 series graphics card with a Core 2 Duo E4300 1.8GHz or Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 3600+ processor to reach the recommended specs, achieving high graphics setting on 1080p. 2 GB will also be needed to achieve the Fallout 3 rec specs and get 60FPS. Minimum RAM requirements are 1 GB system memory. We suggest a 12 year old PC to play smoothly.
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Fallout 3 PC Release Date:

31 Oct 2008

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Can I run Fallout 3 on medium?
Core i5-2310 2.9GHz
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Core 2 Quad Q6600 2.4GHz
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86% of 14 people think this rig can run

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I voted yes because… I have a similar machine but with a GT 520 and I can play it between medium and high

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I voted yes because it's overkill for such an old gam?.

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Core 2 Duo E7500 2.93GHz
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I voted yes because… It's an old game

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It's overkill for this old game (if i can run it between medium and high at 1080p with a Core 2 Quad Q6600 / 4GB ram and a Geforce GT 520, yours is more than enough for 720p low)

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This game crashes too much………..
Bad work Bethesda

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Can I run Fallout 3 at 30FPS on low at 720p?
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Intel HD Graphics 2000 Mobile
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i voted no because your computer is crap lol

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actually I can run on low with -30fps lol

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What's up with the optimization score? This game is so terribly optimized!

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