Battlefield 3 GPU Analysis
Comparing Battlefield 3 PC system requirements to all GPUs shows that Battlefield 3 is going to need a graphics card that is capable of OpenGL 4.1.
Battlefield 3 makes use of DX 11.00 so a GPU with that capability could benefit from enhanced visuals.
To get the best visual graphical experience on Battlefield 3, aim to have a GPU that has at least 1GB GPU RAM.
Medium level graphics cards currently available today, will probably allow you to play Battlefield 3
We are advised that 11 year old graphics cards should be able to run Battlefield 3, but there could be a few exceptions to this rule.
Note that most games do not officially support laptop graphics cards, but nowadays many laptop graphics solutions are capable of running modern games. Whether desktop graphics cards or laptop, try searching for your graphics card to compare against the Battlefield 3 graphics card requirements chart below.