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Nier: Automata is the next game in the Nier franchise and it’s a collaboration between Square Enix and PlatinumGames. Earth has suddenly been invaded by beings from another planet and mechanical life forms with overwhelming power were used as weapons of war which forced mankind to flee to the moon. In order to take back the earth, a resistance force of android warriors has been created by humanity to fight these invaders.
NieR: Automata System Requirements
Official Minimum Requirements
  • OS: Windows 7 64-bit / Windows 8.1 64-bit / Windows 10 64-bit (32-bit OS not supported)
  • CPU: Intel Core i3 2100 or higher, AMD A8-6500 or higher
  • Memory: 4GB or higher free space
  • Hard-Disk / SSD: 50GB or higher
  • Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770 VRAM 2GB or higher / AMD Radeon R9 270X VRAM 2GB or higher
  • Sound Card: DirectX 11 or higher
  • Communication Environment: Broadband or higher
  • Screen Resolution: 1280×720
  • DirectX: DirectX 11
  • Other: Mouse, Keyboard, Gamepad (XInput-only)
Official Recommended Requirements
  • OS: Windows 8.1 64-bit / Windows 10 64-bit (32-bit OS not supported)
  • CPU: Intel Core i5 4670 or higher, AMD A10-7850K or higher
  • Memory: 8GB or higher free space
  • Hard-Disk / SSD: 50GB or higher
  • Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 VRAM 4GB or higher / AMD Radeon R9 380X VRAM 4GB or higher
  • Sound Card: DirectX 11 or higher
  • Communication Environment: Broadband or higher
  • Screen Resolution: 1920×1080
  • DirectX: DirectX 11
  • Other: Mouse, Keyboard, Gamepad (XInput-only)
PC System Analysis For NieR: Automata Requirements
NieR: Automata will require Radeon R9 380X graphics card with a Core i5-4670 3.4GHz or APU A10-7850K Quad-Core processor to reach the recommended specs, achieving high graphics setting on 1080p. The RAM requirements are at least a 8 GB memory. To meet min requirements your hardware requires at least a Radeon R9 270X or GeForce GTX 770, which you will likely need to run on low graphics setting in game. You may need to adjust your screen resolution down from 1080p to reach a stable 30FPS. Also try adjusting other in-game graphic settings to further improve your minimum performance. Don't try and play NieR: Automata without 4 GB, which helps get the 30FPS Make sure your GPU can run DirectX 11 or NieR: Automata won’t run. Finally, NieR: Automata will need hardware that is a 4 year old PC or younger to run recommended.
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61 FPS
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GD Verdict
Minimum Requirements
2 GB
GD VRAM hardware score: 5
4 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 4
Win 7 64
DX 11
50 GB
GD Adjusted Requirements
4 GB
GD VRAM hardware score: 6
6 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 6
Win 8 64
DX 11
50 GB
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Recommended Requirements
4 GB
GD VRAM hardware score: 6
8 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 8
Win 10 64
DX 11
50 GB
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NieR: Automata PC Release date: 17 Mar 2017

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