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Battlefield 1942 is a 3D World War II first-person shooter (FPS) computer game developed by Swedish company Digital Illusions CE and published by Electronic Arts for Microsoft Windows (2002) and Apple Macintosh (2004). The game can be played in single player mode against computer game bots or in multiplayer mode against players on the Internet or in a Local Area Network. It is also a popular platform for mod developers, with a large number of released modifications that alter the gameplay and theme. In-game, players assume the role of one of five classes of infantry: Scout, Assault, Anti-Tank, Medic, and Engineer. Players also have the ability to fly various World War II fighter aircraft and bombers, navigate capital ships, submarines and aircraft carriers, man coastal artillery defenses, drive tanks, APCs and jeeps, and take control of anti-aircraft guns and mounted machine guns. Each battle takes place on one of several maps located in a variety of places and famous battlefields in all of the major theaters of World War II. Combat is always fought between the Axis Powers and the Allies. The maps in Battlefield 1942 are based on real battles and are somewhat realistically portrayed.
Battlefield 1942 System Requirements
Recommended Requirements
  • Processor: Intel Pentium 4 1.3GHz / AMD Athlon MP
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon 7000 64mb or NVIDIA GeForce 7100
  • System Memory: 640 MB RAM
  • Storage: 1.6 GB Hard drive space
  • DirectX 9 Compatible Graphics Card
PC System Analysis For Battlefield 1942 Requirements
Battlefield 1942 requires at least a Radeon 7000 64mb or GeForce 7100 to meet recommended requirements running on high graphics setting, with 1080p resolution. This hardware should achieve 60FPS. System memory required for Battlefield 1942 is 640 MB performance memory. Recommended needs around a 12 year old PC to run.
FPS System Benchmark
200+ FPS
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Battlefield 1942 System Requirements
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Recommended Requirements
64 MB
GD VRAM hardware score: 1
640 MB
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DX 9
1.6 GB
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Low Setting
Premium Only FPS
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Premium Only FPS
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Premium Only FPS
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Premium Only FPS
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Battlefield 1942 PC Release Date: 10 Sep 2002

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