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What starts in the city is settled in the canyons as Need for Speed Carbon immerses you in the worlds most dangerous and adrenaline-filled form of street racing.
You and your crew must race in an all-out war for the city, risking everything to take over your rivals neighborhoods one block at a time.
As the police turn up the heat, the battle ultimately shifts to Carbon Canyon, where territories and reputations can be lost on every perilous curve.
With online racing and the most advanced graphics and car customization tools ever, Need for Speed Carbon is the ultimate next generation racing game.
Need For Speed: Carbon System Requirements
 

Recommended Requirements

  • Processor: Intel Pentium 4 1.7GHz / AMD Athlon XP 2200+
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon 9200 Series or NVIDIA GeForce 4 MX 440
  • System Memory: 512 MB RAM
  • Storage: 5.3 GB Hard drive space
  • DirectX 9 Compatible Graphics Card
PC System Analysis For Need For Speed: Carbon Requirements
Need For Speed: Carbon will require Radeon 9200 Series graphics card with a Pentium 4 1.7GHz or Athlon XP 2200+ processor to reach the recommended specs, achieving high graphics setting on 1080p. Your graphics card will need to be capable of running DirectX 9. To summarise, Need For Speed: Carbon needs around a 18 year old PC to play at recommended settings.
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Need For Speed: Carbon PC Release Date:

8 Jun 2006

Alternative Game Tags: carbon , need for speed , need for speed carbon, nfs, nfs carbon
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Still playing this game everyday, on my netbook PC. My netbook PC's hardware configuration is…


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I play this game at Ultra Graphic Setting, but on 640x480 Resolution. It hits 23 to 25 Frames Per Second easily. I even record and upload game plays of this game daily on my YouTube Channel. You can check the game play yourself - youtube.com/khaleelmuhammad1998

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Hey! I have the same netbook but with celeron n2806. I am now searching some best games for it.

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Im getting an incredibly steady 20 fps on high. It almost never leaves 20 fps throughout a whole race. xD

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hello I have dual core 3.0ghz 2 gb ram and amd radeon hd 5450 2gb can I run it on highest setting ??

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yes, you can! :) have fun..

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Played the game on my laptop. If you have the same laptop, you sould get somewhere around 15 to 25 (rarelly 30) FPS at lowest settings.

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hello :)
can i run it? and fps :)

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Well of course And for further Reference in the top left corner of the page it tells you if you what settings you should play on Have fun :)

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jesus i rember my old pacard bell, it couldn't run this game

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can i play it with medium or low settings?

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Yep. The requirements are straight of the boxed version so you know it's true.

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Settings and FPS on 1080p???

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High settings is a little bit slow for me on 960p so I guess you better stick with settings that are a mix between Medium-High to maintain 30fps.

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O.o I can't run IT=))

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The game doesn't like Windows 8. It was made for Windows XP but on 7 it works fine too.

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I actually run t Windows 8.1, runs smoothly.

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