Bioshock Infinite [PC]
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Bioshock Infinite PC Release date
EU Release Date:
Mar-26-2013
US Release Date:
Mar-26-2013
AU Release Date:
Mar-26-2013
Official release date


Genre
Shooter
RPG
Theme
Horror
Bioshock Infinite is available on PC
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Downloadable Content
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Gamepad
Bioshock Infinite can be played with a gamepad or Xbox 360 controller
XBox 360 Game
Bioshock Infinite is available on the Microsoft XBox 360 console
PS3 Game
Bioshock Infinite is available on the Sony PS3 console
Mac
Bioshock Infinite available as a OSX game to run on Mac devices
Back of the Box
Originally conceived as a floating symbol of American ideals at a time when the United States was emerging as a world power, Columbia is dispatched to distant shores with great fanfare by a captivated public. What begins as a brand new endeavor of hope turns drastically wrong as the city soon disappears into the clouds to whereabouts unknown.
The player assumes the role of former Pinkerton agent Booker DeWitt, sent to the lost city to rescue Elizabeth, a young woman imprisoned there since childhood. He develops a relationship with Elizabeth, augmenting his abilities with hers so the pair may escape from a city that is literally falling from the sky. DeWitt must learn to fight foes in high-speed Sky-Line battles, engage in combat both indoors and amongst the clouds, and harness the power of dozens of new weapons and abilities.

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Bioshock Infinite System Requirements
INTEL CPU
AMD CPU
Nvidia GPU
AMD GPU
RAM
OS
Direct X
HDD Space
GD Verdict
Minimum Requirements
2 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 4
Win Vista 32
DX 10
20 GB
FPS
GD Adjusted Requirements
4 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 6
Win 7 32
DX 10
30 GB
FPS
Recommended Requirements
4 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 6
Win 7 64
DX 11
30 GB
FPS
Average Frames Per Second
Low Setting
Premium Only FPS
Medium Setting
Premium Only FPS
High Setting
Premium Only FPS
Ultra Setting
Premium Only FPS
Bioshock Infinite Gamer Feedback Results
  • Anti Aliasing
    FXAA
    Mac OS
    Yes 57%
    No 43%
    Console Port
    Yes 40%
    No 60%
    Bindable Mouse Btns
    Yes
  • PC Optimised
    Yes 88%
    No 13%
    Sandbox Quality
    Non-existent 45%
    Oculus Support
    No
    Frame per Sec Cap
    No 90%
  • What People Will Pay
    $37
    AMD optimised
    Yes 88%
    No 13%
    Nvidia optimised
    Yes 77%
    No 23%
    Game too Buggy
    No 100%
  • Good on Low graphics
    Yes 70%
    No 30%
    Upgrade PC for this
    Yes 69%
    No 31%
    Good Surround Sound
    Yes 91%
    No 9%
    Good Ending
    Yes 81%
    No 19%
  • Replayability
    Yes
    2.1 / 10
    Multiple Endings
    Yes 43%
    No 57%
    Time to Complete
    11 hours
    Best Control Scheme
    Mouse 93%
  • Game Difficulty
    Moderate 44%
    Sli/Crossfire Support
    Yes
    Non-skip Cutscenes
    No 100%
    Anytime Quick Save
    Yes
  • Worth Getting
    Yes 94%
    No 6%
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The latest system requirements News for Bioshock Infinite
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Full system requirements for Bioshock Infinite reported on Jan-15-2013

Bioshock Infinite is finally nearing it's release, and this means we have grabbed the scoop to see what you need to get this game to play on your PC.

Let's see how Bioshock Infinite system requirements look so we can all chat about what rigs we need to play it...

Bioshock Inifinte Minimum System Requirements

OS: Windows Vista Service Pack 2 32-bit

CPU: Intel Core 2 DUO 2.4 GHz or AMD Athlon X2 2.7 GHZ

RAM: 2 GB

GPU RAM: 512 MB

GPU: ATI Radeon 3870 / NVIDIA 8800 GT / Intel HD 3000 Integrated Graphics

DX: 10

HD: 20 GB free hard drive space

AUDIO: DirectX Compatible

 

Bioshock Inifinite Recommended System Requirements

OS: Windows 7 Service Pack 1 64-bit

CPU: Quad Core Processors

RAM: 4 GB memory

GPU RAM: 1024 MB

GPU: ATI Radeon 6950 / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560

DX: 11

HD: 30 GB free hard drive space

AUDIO: DirectX Compatible

There you have it. The Bioshock Inifinite requirements reflect that we have entered a new gaming year.  A time when improved graphics and new hardware are a must. If you wan't to check how your rig will do, head over to the Bioshock: Infinite system requirement tool, where our system requirement checker has been updated with the released specs.

What do you guys reckon, are you excited by this next Bioshock installment?

 

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blacklabel2
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can anyone tell me what settings and fps for me ?
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What settings and FPS? Please tell me i can use FXAA '-'

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Can I run it on high

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I wouldn't recommend it… This game didn't run very smoothly on high even on my GPU. Try medium at first, then maybe go for medium-high, if it's smooth enough :)

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You are like ghost buddy :D
You are everywhere … :o

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best settings and fps?

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Just low, I'm afraid :/

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13:03 Aug-16-2014
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Turn lock frame rate on and hit it on medium the cpu should be able to give the graphics more than your gpu

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settings and fps?

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02:45 Aug-13-2014
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Medium-high settings, or high with no AA should be good :)

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18:22 Aug-11-2014
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fps

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20:21 Aug-11-2014
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Max settings 60 fps

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Turn framerate off and u should get about 120 FPS on ultra

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how well could i run this game?

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20:22 Aug-11-2014
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Medium-High settings around 30-40fps

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20:15 Aug-20-2014
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I ended up playing it with aa, ultra textures and filtering , normal shadows , no ao. It ran 40-60 fps even in intense moments.

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xalaragr
20:16 Aug-06-2014
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i joust bought this computer im so excited..i havent play any new games..
i mostly play dota 2,CS GO
i think i can max out this game in my current resolution?

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dpanton1153
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Yea you can play ultra pretty easily with 60+fps. Have fun :)

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04:22 Aug-10-2014
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Yep max it all out and turn off lock framerate

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Would it run at 30fps at high on 720p?


Thanks.

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Should be able to, but I would go with Med-High settings for constant fps over 30.

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Thank you. I ended up jumping the gun and getting it. I run it at 30fps, 2xAA 2xAF, 720p, very high. As soon as I go outside on ultra it drops to about 15-20

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Hey guys:)can anyone tell me what i can run this and all the other bioshocks at?and do they all have controller support?also do u know if i can get them of the humble bundle and how does that work,thanks in advance

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