Battlefield 3 System Requirements

12th August 2021 - Specs reviewed

Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Windows Vista 32-bit
  • Processor: Intel Pentium Dual Core E2180 2.0GHz / AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 4000+
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 4650 or NVIDIA GeForce 8600 GTS 512MB
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • HDD: 20 GB
  • DirectX 10 Compatible Graphics Card
 

Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7 64-bit
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Quad Q6400 2.13GHz / AMD Phenom 9650 Quad-Core
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 6950 or NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • HDD: 20 GB
  • DirectX 11 Compatible Graphics Card
PC System Analysis For Battlefield 3 Requirements
Battlefield 3 requires at least a Radeon HD 6950 or GeForce GTX 560 to meet recommended requirements running on high graphics setting, with 1080p resolution. This hardware should achieve 60FPS. System memory required for Battlefield 3 is 4 GB performance memory. Recommended needs around a 10 year old PC to run.
FPS System Benchmark
200+ FPS
High
Graphics Card
8.03
How well optimised is Battlefield 3 for PC? 9.3
9.3
Where does Battlefield 3 rank in the list of the most demanding games?
Genres: Shooter , Online , 1st Person

System Requirements Report for Battlefield 3

Recommended Graphics Setting: High

Processor:

Intel Core i7-10875H 8-Core 2.30GHz
9.7

Graphics Card:

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 Max-Q
9.7

RAM:

16GB
9.9

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GPU Performance:

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System Requirements Performance

Minimum System Requirements
Processor Intel Pentium Dual Core E2180 2.0GHz AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 4000+
Graphics Card Nvidia GeForce 8600 GTS 512MB AMD Radeon HD 4650
RAM 2 GB
Recommended System Requirements
Processor Intel Core 2 Quad Q6400 2.13GHz AMD Phenom 9650 Quad-Core
Graphics Card Nvidia GeForce GTX 560 AMD Radeon HD 6950
RAM 4 GB

Projected FPS (Premium Feature)

Battlefield 3 System Requirements

Minimum
Recommended
Processor
Graphics Card
VRAM
RAM
2 GB
4 GB
OS
Windows Vista 32-bit
Windows 7 64-bit
DirectX
10
11
HDD Space
20 GB
20 GB

Battlefield 3 PC Release Date:

28 Oct 2011

Alternative Game Tags: bf3, battlefield 2 sequel, battlefield3, bf1943, bf 3, battlefield iii
Xbox Xbox 360
PlayStation 3 PlayStation 3

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Can I run Battlefield 3 on Medium?
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Can I run it on i7 2620m, AMD Radeon R9 M290X, and 16gb ddr3 1600mhz ram with 1600x900 resolution?

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12:21 May-22-2021

above 30 fps fore sure, at least 60 only if lower antyaliasing settings

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Actually i have 4 gb of ram but i can only use 2.5 for playing...Can i run on 1280x1024?

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Can I run Battlefield 3 at 30FPS on medium at 720p?
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Might be able to run? Hopefully.

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Can i run it at 1080p?

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11:11 Sep-20-2018

exactly like my laptop, you'll get 30 ish fps

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i5 750 @2.66 GHz
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150-200 FSP easy on high/ultra settings.

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His Rig requirements will work.

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Can I run Battlefield 3 at 60FPS on ultra at 1080p?
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wtf dude???

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06:51 Oct-30-2017
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Can I run at lowest possible setting(800 x 600)?

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You can, but you would have to play in the lowest possible settings and very low resolution.

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I voted yes because...

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Can I run Battlefield 3 at 1080p?
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I get a stable 100 fps but I am getting huge stuttering issues on Low to Ultra settings. I have played other games and they all run fine but for some reason this one has stuttering issues. Does someone know how to fix it?

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