Grand Theft Auto IV [PC]
Grand_Theft_Auto_IV
Grand Theft Auto IV PC Release date
EU Release Date:
Dec-05-2008
US Release Date:
Dec-03-2008
AU Release Date:
Official release date


Genre
Sandbox
Sim
Theme
Crime
Grand Theft Auto IV is available on PC
MultiPlayer
Grand Theft Auto IV is designed to be played with other people or it is heavily bias towards that type of gameplay
Online Activation
Grand Theft Auto IV can not be played without first activating the game online. Once activated the game may be playable offline. If our Online Only button is also highlighted then you will need constant online access
Gamepad
Grand Theft Auto IV can be played with a gamepad or Xbox 360 controller
XBox 360 Game
Grand Theft Auto IV is available on the Microsoft XBox 360 console
PS3 Game
Grand Theft Auto IV is available on the Sony PS3 console
Back of the Box
What does the American Dream mean today?
For Niko Bellic, fresh off the boat from Europe, it is the hope he can escape his past.
For his cousin, Roman, it is the vision that together they can find fortune in Liberty City, gateway to the land of opportunity.
As they slip into debt and are dragged into a criminal underworld by a series of shysters, thieves and sociopaths, they discover that the reality is very different from the dream in a city that worships money and status, and is heaven for those who have them and a living nightmare for those who don't.

Quoted from:


PC Grand Theft Auto IV User Scores
Grand Theft Auto IV System Requirements
INTEL CPU
AMD CPU
Nvidia GPU
AMD GPU
RAM
OS
Direct X
HDD Space
GD Verdict
Recommended Requirements
2.5 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 5
Win Xp 32
DX 9
16 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
Grand Theft Auto IV Gamer Feedback Results
  • Anti Aliasing
    CSAA 16x
    MSAA 2x
    MSAA 4x
    MSAA 8x
    CSAA 32x
    CSAA 8x
    CSAA 8xQ
    FXAA
    MLAA
    SMAA
    SSAA
    TXAA 2x
    TXAA 4x
    Mac OS
    Yes 27%
    No 73%
    Console Port
    Yes 92%
    No 8%
    Bindable Mouse Btns
    Yes
  • PC Optimised
    Yes 33%
    No 67%
    Sandbox Quality
    Great 53%
    Oculus Support
    No
    Frame per Sec Cap
    No 72%
  • What People Will Pay
    $18
    AMD optimised
    Yes 59%
    No 41%
    Nvidia optimised
    Yes 80%
    No 20%
    Game too Buggy
    Yes 22%
    No 78%
  • Good on Low graphics
    Yes 70%
    No 30%
    Upgrade PC for this
    Yes 38%
    No 62%
    Good Surround Sound
    Yes 92%
    No 8%
    Good Ending
    Yes 91%
    No 9%
  • Replayability
    Yes
    2.2 / 10
    Multiple Endings
    Yes 58%
    No 43%
    Time to Complete
    34 hours
    Best Control Scheme
    Controller 52%
  • Game Difficulty
    Moderate 40%
    Sli/Crossfire Support
    No
    Non-skip Cutscenes
    No 63%
    Anytime Quick Save
  • Worth Getting
    Yes 87%
    No 13%
8.6

Avg Member Score
The latest system requirements News for Grand Theft Auto IV
Jul-29-2014 Grand Theft Auto V might be just around the corner but that hasn’t stopped modder Hayssam Keilany from releasing yet another version of his incredible iCEnhancer mod for GTA IV, sprucing up the ...
Jan-30-2010 Rockstar have announced that both of Grand Theft Auto IV's expansion packs will be available to both PC and PS3 gamers from March 30th 2010. The Lost and Damned and The Ballad of Gay Tony were previo...
Nov-11-2009 The Lost & Damned, the currently Xbox 360 exclusive additional content for Grand Theft Auto IV will be available to PC gamers if speculation is to be believed. According to fans on the GTA Forums...
All The Latest News On Game Debate
Discussion Area
The discussion area is the place where you get to chat with fellow gamers and techies.
You need to be logged in and have a GD rank of 2 or higher to join the discussion

Submit A Benchmark

Welcome. From this page you can submit a personal benchmark to GD. Once approved by GD admin everyone can search for your bench results here. The more results the more we all learn.

How To

Select a Tool in the form to the right, then select a Test. You will see a weblink appear beside your selection. Click this link to get the benchmark Tool. Try NovaBench for an all in one benchmark that is only 12Mb to download.

Run your choosen Benchmark Tool on your PC, using the benchmark tool's default setting. Take a screenshot displaying the benchmark score and information displaying your rig and submit that to us.

Full How-To Guide | Example Screenshot

Best - Recent and generally interesting topics at the top
Clear Discussion Notifications
1 2 3 4 5
0
Mrc1980
09:32 Sep-22-2014
Mrc1980's Rig
Saved at: Sep-22-2014
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
4GB DDR2 800MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1280 x 720
width x height

I Can Run GTA IV fairly well, with a Geforce GT620 Gpu, it runs well, without looking slow or breaking…

0
sagarrathee77
16:02 Sep-21-2014
sagarrathee77's Rig
Saved at: Sep-21-2014
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
8GB DDR3 1066MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1920 x 1080
width x height

can i run on max

0
guinea
17:17 Sep-21-2014
guinea's Rig
Saved at: Sep-23-2014
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
8GB DDR3 1600MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1600 x 900
width x height

Yes you should be able to pull off high settings :)

0
badboys966666
10:23 Sep-21-2014
badboys966666's Rig
Saved at: Sep-21-2014
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
6GB DDR0 0MHz
Login to compare your RAM

Would i be able to play this on medium ? at 30-60 fps

0
ArmiinGM
14:16 Sep-21-2014
ArmiinGM's Rig
Saved at: Sep-21-2014
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
8GB DDR3 1600MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1366 x 768
width x height

your CPU may prove to be a problem but depending on your resolution medium-high is possible. btw add your resolution!
Good Luck.

0
kewing
19:53 Sep-18-2014
kewing's Rig
Saved at: Sep-19-2014
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
2GB DDR3 1333MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1280 x 1024
width x height

Can i run this game on 1280x1024 res?

0
kewing
20:30 Sep-19-2014
kewing's Rig
Saved at: Sep-19-2014
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
2GB DDR3 1333MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1280 x 1024
width x height

I can. :)

0
yamaphets
18:18 Sep-17-2014
yamaphets's Rig
Saved at: Sep-22-2014
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
6GB DDR3 1333MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1280 x 1024
width x height

can i max this game?

0
guinea
14:07 Sep-19-2014
guinea's Rig
Saved at: Sep-23-2014
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
8GB DDR3 1600MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1600 x 900
width x height

Yes you should be fine with medium to high settings if you do experience lag just lower a few settings :)

0
yamaphets
17:42 Sep-19-2014
yamaphets's Rig
Saved at: Sep-22-2014
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
6GB DDR3 1333MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1280 x 1024
width x height

tnx.

0
SwellKiller5432
17:20 Sep-13-2014
SwellKiller5432's Rig
Saved at: Sep-20-2014
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
2GB DDR0 1066MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1366 x 768
width x height

Can i max this out? XD

0
jfdt111
09:43 Sep-14-2014
jfdt111's Rig
Saved at: Sep-21-2014
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
8GB DDR2 800MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
3286 x 768
width x height

you will need atleast 4GB of ram, a quad core and a 2gb graphics card to max it out but you should play it smooth on high with shadows off and detail distance on low

0
Penerai
20:35 Sep-12-2014
Penerai's Test Rig
Saved at: Sep-16-2014
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
8GB DDR3 1600MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1366 x 768
width x height
test rig

I can play this game on lowest settings 800x600 no aa on 30 fps drops to 15-20 when looking to alot of buildings on:
Pentium 4 630 3.00Ghz
HD 5450 1GB DDR3
4GB Ram DDR3 400Mhz
500GB HDD
This game is playable on 10+ fps

0
Apostol
22:59 Sep-09-2014
Apostol's Rig
Saved at: Sep-23-2014
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
4GB DDR3 1600MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1366 x 768
width x height

Can I run it?

0
RaZer666
23:31 Sep-11-2014
RaZer666's Rig
Saved at: Sep-21-2014
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
6GB DDR3 1333MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1366 x 768
width x height

Yes you can Apostol @ a decent fps aswel
Enjoy:)

0
yiannis1203
18:59 Sep-09-2014
yiannis1203's Rig
Saved at: Sep-09-2014
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
2GB DDR2 0MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1024 x 720
width x height

I run it 800x600 low settings 10-15 fps

0
joaoppecurto
14:46 Sep-09-2014
joaoppecurto's Rig
Saved at: Sep-21-2014
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
6GB DDR3 1600MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1366 x 768
width x height

I have this game. Can I play it on my new laptop (my current rig) on high with playable FPS?

0
RaZer666
23:32 Sep-11-2014
RaZer666's Rig
Saved at: Sep-21-2014
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
6GB DDR3 1333MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1366 x 768
width x height

Yes definatly medium - high :)

0
jfdt111
09:45 Sep-14-2014
jfdt111's Rig
Saved at: Sep-21-2014
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
8GB DDR2 800MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
3286 x 768
width x height

yes even my old laptop with a HD5730M plays it on high perfectly with shadows off

0
joaoppecurto
18:39 Sep-14-2014
joaoppecurto's Rig
Saved at: Sep-21-2014
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
6GB DDR3 1600MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1366 x 768
width x height

I can't play because gta iv don't recognize my intel+amd switchable gpu. I searched on the webs for this problem, then tried every possible solution and nothing done :(

1 2 3 4 5