Need For Speed System Requirements

12th August 2021 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • OS: 64-bit Windows 7 or later
  • Processor: Intel Core i3-4130 or equivalent with 4 hardware threads
  • Memory: 6GB RAM
  • Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 750 Ti 2GB, AMD Radeon HD 7850 2GB, or equivalent DX11 compatible GPU with 2GB of memory
  • Hard Drive: 30 GB free space
 

Official Recommended Requirements

  • OS: 64-bit Windows 7 or later
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-4690 or equivalent with 4 hardware threads
  • Memory: 8GB RAM
  • Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 4GB, AMD Radeon R9 290 4GB, or equivalent DX11 compatible GPU with 4GB of memory
  • Hard Drive: 30 GB free space
PC System Analysis For Need For Speed Requirements
Need For Speed will require Radeon R9 290 graphics card with a Core i5-4690 3.5GHz or FX-8370 processor to reach the recommended specs, achieving high graphics setting on 1080p. System memory required for Need For Speed is 8 GB performance memory. Taking a look at the min reqs you will require a Radeon HD 7850 graphics card with a Core i3-4130 3.4GHz or Athlon II X4 559 processor to reach the minimum Need For Speed specs, run on low graphics setting and 720p. Don't try and play Need For Speed without 6 GB, which helps get the 30FPS Another thing to consider is the DirectX capability of your GPU. Need For Speed needs a GPU capable of running DirectX 11.00. Recommended needs around a 7 year old PC to run.
FPS System Benchmark
79 FPS
High
Graphics Card
6.43
How well optimised is Need For Speed for PC? 7.8
7.8
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Need For Speed System Requirements

Minimum
Recommended
Processor
Graphics Card
VRAM
2GB
3.99609375GB
RAM
6 GB
8 GB
OS
Windows 7 64-bit
Windows 7 64-bit
DirectX
11
11
HDD Space
30 GB
30 GB

Need For Speed PC Release Date:

17 Mar 2016

Alternative Game Tags: need for speed, need for speed reboot, need for speed 2015, need for speed underground 3, nfs, needforspeed, nfs 2015, nfs underground 3, nfs3, need for speed system requirements
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Can I run Need For Speed at 60FPS on Medium at 1080p?
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could this machine run it?

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12:24 Feb-20-2021
Can I run Need For Speed at 30FPS on medium at 1080p?
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14:56 Jun-24-2020
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13:49 Jan-19-2020
Can I run Need For Speed at 30FPS on low at 720p?
Core i5-4460 3.2GHz GeForce GTX 650 1GB 8GB
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19:13 Apr-24-2020

I voted no because you will definitely need a better gpu.

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17:29 May-16-2019

Intel Core 2 Quad Q9450 2.66GHz
Gigabe GT 730 OC 1006MHz 1GB GDDR5 64-bit
4GB DDR2 800MHz
500GB Hard Disk


At least i can launch the game?

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13:51 Jan-19-2020

you can launch it, but it will be unplayable

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07:18 Feb-27-2019
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00:40 Oct-04-2018
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Core i7-920 Quad 2.67GHz Radeon HD 6670 Sapphire 1GB Edition 6GB
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3.60Ghz

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20:58 Sep-14-2018
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00:55 Aug-22-2018
Can I run Need For Speed at 30FPS on low at 1080p?
Core i3-2100 3.1GHz Radeon HD 6670 Sapphire 1GB Edition 6GB
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Core i7-920 2.67ghz,its not updated :P
May i run atleast 30FPS on 1920x1080-Low settings?

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10:43 Jan-02-2018
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14:53 Nov-25-2017
Can I run Need For Speed at 60FPS on low at 1080p?
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The cpu is an FX-9830P

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18:43 Nov-15-2017
Can I run Need For Speed at 60FPS on ultra?
Pentium G4560 3.5GHz GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Gigabyte Windforce OC 4GB 8GB
80% of 10 people think this can run

Though the test says that i should play it on Medium settings i can easily run the game on a 1440x900 screen on Ultra settings with far more than 60 FPS. ;D

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18:47 Nov-15-2017

I voted yes because...

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Can I run ? CPU OC @ 3.9Ghz

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21:01 Sep-12-2017
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Core i5-4590 3.3GHz GeForce GTX 260 8GB
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19:52 Sep-09-2017
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06:13 Sep-02-2017
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Phenom II X6 1090T Radeon HD 6750 8GB
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Can I run ?HD 6750 overclock core 850Mhz and memory 1350Mhz

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17:23 Aug-19-2017
Can I run Need For Speed at 30FPS on low at 720p?
Core i5-5200U 2.2GHz GeForce 830M 2GB 4GB
100% of 3 people think this can run

Only wrote 720p because that's the lowest the site can go, what I'm asking is if I can run at 1024 x 576

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00:18 Aug-04-2017
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Can i run it?

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19:47 Jul-28-2017
Can I run Need For Speed at 60FPS on high at 720p?
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I'm planning to buy the RX-460 next week, and I want to play this game so bad :D

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13:33 Aug-26-2017

Probably not 60 FPS, it should still run well though. :D

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09:08 Jul-15-2017
Can I run Need For Speed at 60FPS on medium at 720p?
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AROUND 50-55FPS ?

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15:24 Jul-15-2017

You could probably run it at higher settings.

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