Modern Warfare 3 System Requirements

12th August 2021 - Specs reviewed

Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Windows XP 32-bit
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo E4300 1.8GHz / AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 4000+
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 3650 or NVIDIA GeForce 210 1GB
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • HDD: 16 GB
  • DirectX 9 Compatible Graphics Card
 

Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7 32-bit
  • Processor: Intel Pentium Dual Core E6600 3.06GHz / AMD Phenom 8750 Triple-Core
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon X1900 Series or NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GS
  • RAM: 3 GB
  • HDD: 16 GB
  • DirectX 9 Compatible Graphics Card
PC System Analysis For Modern Warfare 3 Requirements
To run Modern Warfare 3 on high graphics settings your PC will require at least a GeForce 8800 GS / Radeon X1900 Series with a Pentium Dual Core E6600 3.06GHz or Phenom 8750 Triple-Core CPU. System memory required for Modern Warfare 3 is 3 GB performance memory. To be able to run at all you will need at least 2 GB system memory. Your GPU is expected to be able to deliver DirectX 9.00. Recommended needs around a 14 year old PC to run.
FPS System Benchmark
200+ FPS
High
Graphics Card
8.52
How well optimised is Modern Warfare 3 for PC? 9.4
9.4
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Modern Warfare 3 System Requirements

Minimum
Recommended
Processor
Graphics Card
VRAM
RAM
2 GB
3 GB
OS
Windows XP 32-bit
Windows 7 32-bit
DirectX
9
9
HDD Space
16 GB
16 GB

Modern Warfare 3 PC Release Date:

8 Nov 2011

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20:51 Jun-11-2018

i play this game on intel atom x5
2gb ram @1.6ghz
intel hd graphics cherry trail
in med to high setting at 720p
and i get 34fps avg

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Can I run Modern Warfare 3 at 60FPS on high at 720p?
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13:45 May-13-2017

1080p ultra

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Can I run Modern Warfare 3 at 60FPS on medium at 720p?
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20:56 Sep-08-2016

I think you can buddy ;)

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Can I run Modern Warfare 3 at 60FPS on ultra at 4k?
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14:59 Jul-05-2016

Settings and Fps please !

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13:32 Aug-08-2016

Ultra 60 fps 1080p,but you could try 4k.

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14:03 Jun-23-2016

how in the hell did i run this game at ultra with 20-30 fps

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14:58 Jul-05-2016

o.O

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13:32 Aug-08-2016

Are you serious XD ???

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17:25 May-19-2016

can i actuallu run it???

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20:19 Aug-09-2016

Change your GPU

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13:23 May-04-2016

can i run it? fps?

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19:59 Apr-02-2016

Can I run this on ultra 60+ fps?

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23:49 Apr-09-2016

you shouldnt have any problems

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12:29 Apr-01-2016

i was wondoring if i get one or b.o.1

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16:37 Jul-04-2016

this one better than bo 1

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06:25 Feb-27-2016

can i run it?

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17:14 Mar-26-2016

yes but in low settings you will get a 25-30 fps

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17:26 May-19-2016

what about me? will i get medium level fps? thanks in advance!!

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00:32 Feb-27-2016

Can I run this? And if so what setting/fps? Thanks :D

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10:34 Mar-28-2016

medium settings 40fps+

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19:01 Feb-23-2016

I ran this game on lowest settings and got 20-30 FPS i would like the admins to fix the minimum sys req...

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15:26 Jan-17-2016

Can I run this game? Thanks

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14:55 Jan-23-2016

Dont think so

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12:41 Jan-03-2016

Can i run this wich settings witch fps

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10:21 Jan-04-2016

High settings with 40+ fps. Happy gaming.

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15:29 Jan-10-2016

thanks!

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Can i tun this?

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12:42 Jan-03-2016

i thinks so, Maybe mediumi guess

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09:58 Dec-20-2015

Still playing it, best cod for me :)

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16:57 Dec-19-2015

Can I run this on my laptop ? AMD Athlon II P320, ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4250, 3GB RAM.

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11:34 Dec-20-2015

Yes maybe medium.

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11:36 Nov-18-2015

Can I run it on low?

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10:14 Dec-05-2015

i have the same graphics but more ram and a better cpu and i ran it well on low-medium (although it lagged at some points) so maybe on very low u could get 15-20 fps

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17:55 Dec-05-2015

i run it (after some tweaks) in 800x600 windowed on low. i get 30 fps (no lags) :)

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13:34 Dec-06-2015

ooh well good for you
enjoy :)

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18:19 Dec-07-2015

tnx

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