Borderlands 2
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Borderlands 2 is the epic sequel to the ultimate four-player Role-Playing Shooter loot fest. Combining invention and evolution, Borderlands 2 features all new characters, skills, environments, enemies, weapons and equipment, which come together in an ambitiously crafted story. Players will reveal secrets, and escalate mysteries of the Borderlands universe as they adventure across the unexplored new areas of Pandora.
Borderlands 2 System Requirements
13 Oct 2014 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Windows XP SP3
  • Processor: 2.4 GHz Dual Core Processor
  • Memory: 2 GB XP, 2 GB Vista
  • Hard Drive: 13 Gb free
  • Video Memory: 256 MB
  • Video Card: nVidia GeForce 8500 / ATI Radeon HD 2600
  • Sound Card: DirectX 9.0c Compatible
 

Official Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Windows XP SP3/Vista/Win 7
  • Processor: 2.3 GHz Quad Core Processor
  • Memory: 2 GB
  • Hard Drive: 20 Gb free
  • Video Memory: 512 MB
  • Video Card: nVidia GeForce GTX 560 / ATI Radeon HD 5850
  • Sound Card: DirectX 9.0c Compatible
PC System Analysis For Borderlands 2 Requirements
Borderlands 2 requires at least a Radeon HD 5850 1024MB or GeForce GTX 560 to meet recommended requirements running on high graphics setting, with 1080p resolution. This hardware should achieve 60FPS. 2 GB will also be needed to achieve the Borderlands 2 rec specs and get 60FPS. Another thing to consider is the DirectX capability of your GPU. Borderlands 2 needs a GPU capable of running DirectX 9. We suggest a 9 year old PC to play smoothly.
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Borderlands 2 PC Release Date:

21 Sep 2012

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Update: I easily get over 60fps on the highest settings.

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I voted yes because…your GPU supports DIRCTX 11

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I have this game and have difficulty achieving 60fps due to its 32bit settings. I'm guessing you would have trouble playing it as well.

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let me rephrase that, i mean difficulty achieving a minimum of 60fps.

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I voted no because it will barely run 30fps on lowest

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do you think it will run on my laptop specs are
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