The Witcher III
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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is an action role-playing video game developed by CD Projekt RED. The game is third in a series, preceded by The Witcher and The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings. The Witcher 3 features the new REDengine 3 game engine, developed by CD Projekt RED and designed specifically for nonlinear RPGs set in vast open world environments. There are reports that a Witcher 3: Enhanced Edition is also in the works, bundling together the game, its expansion packs, and the significant post-launch patches.
The Witcher III System Requirements
8 Jun 2016 - Specs reviewed
Official Minimum Requirements
  • CPU: Intel CPU Core i5-2500K 3.3GHz/AMD CPU Phenom II X4 940
  • GPU: Nvidia GPU GeForce GTX 660/AMD GPU Radeon HD 7870
  • HDD Space: 40GB
  • RAM: 6GB
  • DirectX: 11
  • OS: 64-bit Windows 7 or 64-bit Windows 8 (8.1)
 
Official Recommended Requirements
  • CPU: Intel CPU Core i7 3770 3.4 GHz/AMD CPU AMD FX-8350 4 GHz
  • GPU: Nvidia GPU GeForce GTX 770/AMD GPU Radeon R9 290
  • HDD Space: 40GB
  • RAM: 8GB
  • DirectX: 11
  • OS: 64-bit Windows 7 or 64-bit Windows 8 (8.1)
PC System Analysis For The Witcher III Requirements
Your PC will need a graphics card thats as powerful as a GeForce GTX 770/Radeon R9 290 and it should be paired with either a FX-8350/Core i7-3770 4-Core 3.4GHz CPU to match the The Witcher III recommended system specs. This PC setup will deliver 60 Frames Per Second on High graphics settings on 1080p monitor resolution. You should also have 6 GB system memory for min specs. Make sure your GPU can run DirectX 11 or The Witcher III won’t run. In short you need a 6 year old PC for best The Witcher III performance.
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The Witcher III PC Release Date:

19 May 2015

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Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

GeForce RTX 2080 Ti

146 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080

124 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Ti

118 FPS

Radeon VII 16GB

112 FPS

GeForce RTX 2060 6GB

100.9 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080

93 FPS

Radeon RX Vega 64 Air 8GB

88 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070 Ti

87 FPS

Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB

82 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB

80 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070

75 FPS

GeForce GTX 980 Ti 6GB

71 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660

69.8 FPS

Radeon RX 580 8GB

66.7 FPS

Radeon RX 580 4GB

66.3 FPS

Radeon R9 FURY X 4GB

63 FPS

Radeon RX 570 4GB

57.3 FPS

GeForce GTX 980 4GB

57 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060

54 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060 3GB

51 FPS

GeForce GTX 970 4GB

48 FPS

Radeon R9 390

47 FPS

GeForce GTX 1650

45.3 FPS

GeForce RTX 2060 6GB

80.2 FPS

Radeon RX 590 8GB

75.1 FPS

Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB

74.5 FPS

GeForce GTX 1070

69.2 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB

61 FPS

Radeon RX 580 8GB

53.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1060

47.2 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080 Ti

94.1 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080 Ti

65.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2080

58 FPS

Radeon VII 16GB

57.7 FPS

GeForce RTX 2070

51 FPS

Radeon RX Vega 64 Air 8GB

46 FPS

GeForce GTX 1080

43 FPS

GeForce RTX 2060 6GB

39.4 FPS

GeForce GTX 1660

29.8 FPS
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