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Crysis 3 has now released and like the original Crysis it is not ashamed of bringing modern day PCs to a crawl. Even top end PCs with SLI GTX 680 PC are having trouble running Crysis 3. Check below on our system requirements tool to see how well you can run Crysis 3 on your PC. We update our Crysis 3 data very regularly to help identify how well the latest GPU drivers effect the GPU performance. In Crysis 3 the game campaign has you star as Prophet, a nano suited powerhouse up against alien forces invading the New York City Liberty Dome.
Crysis 3 System Requirements
Minimum Requirements
  • OS: Win Vista 32
  • Processor: Intel Pentium Dual Core E6600 3.06GHz / AMD Athlon II X2 260
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 6450 or NVIDIA GeForce GT 520
  • System Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Storage: 20 GB Hard drive space
  • DirectX 11 Compatible Graphics Card
Recommended Requirements
  • OS: Win 7 64
  • Processor: Intel Core i3-2120T 2.6GHz / AMD Phenom II X4 810
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 7750 1GB GDDR5 or NVIDIA GeForce GTX 650 1GB
  • System Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Storage: 20 GB Hard drive space
PC System Analysis For Crysis 3 Requirements
Crysis 3 requires at least a Radeon HD 7970 or GeForce GTX 680 to meet recommended requirements running on high graphics setting, with 1080p resolution. This hardware should achieve 60FPS. 8 GB will also be needed to achieve the Crysis 3 rec specs and get 60FPS. You will require a DirectX 11 GPU. We suggest a 7 year old PC to play smoothly.
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200+ FPS
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Minimum Requirements
512 MB
GD VRAM hardware score: 2
2 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 2
Win Vista 32
DX 11
20 GB
Recommended Requirements
1 GB
GD VRAM hardware score: 3
4 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 4
Win 7 64
DX 11
20 GB
FPS
Hi-Performance Requirements
2 GB
GD VRAM hardware score: 5
8 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 8
Win 7 64
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20 GB
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Crysis 3 Gamer Feedback Results
  • Anti Aliasing
    CSAA 8xQ
    FXAA
    CSAA 32x
    CSAA 16x
    CSAA 8x
    MLAA
    MSAA 2x
    MSAA 4x
    MSAA 8x
    SMAA
    SSAA
    TXAA 2x
    TXAA 4x
    Sandbox Quality
    Non-existent 55%
    Upgrade PC for this
    Yes 73%
    No 27%
    Good on Low graphics
    Yes 73%
    No 27%
  • Game too Buggy
    No 98%
    Yes 2%
    Nvidia optimised
    Yes 89%
    No 11%
    AMD optimised
    Yes 80%
    No 20%
    Players think this game is worth:
    $25
  • PC Optimised
    Yes 88%
    No 12%
    Bindable Mouse Btns
    Yes
    Console Port
    No 68%
    Yes 32%
    Mac OS
    No 84%
    Yes 16%
  • Frame per Sec Cap
    No 69%
    Oculus Support
    No
    Multiple Endings
    Yes 4%
    No 96%
    Replayability
    Yes
    2.8 / 10
  • Good Surround Sound
    Yes 95%
    No 5%
    Good Ending
    Yes 85%
    No 15%
    Best Control Scheme
    Mouse 89%
    Worth Getting
    No 6%
    Yes 94%
  • Time to Complete
    13 hours
    Game Difficulty
    Moderate 48%
    Anytime Quick Save
    No
    Non-skip Cutscenes
    No 73%
  • Sli/Crossfire Support
    Yes
The latest system requirements News for Crysis 3
Aug-22-2013 [pc,xbox360,ps3]
If you're ever looking for an engine to make your game look stunning (and make most computers cry), it's always been the CryEngine you go to.Crytek have announced their newest version of the engine, w...
Jul-09-2013 [pc]
It's probably quite clear by now that Valve think Linux is the way forward for games, and they're putting a lot of effort into making drivers and porting games.They aren't the only ones however; Cryte...
Jun-05-2013 [pc]
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May-29-2013 [pc]
For those who have finished the 6 hour campaign in Crysis 3, and have already explored the multiplayer inside out, there might be some great news for you.It seems like Crytek is hinting towards an upc...
Apr-25-2013 [pc,xbox360,ps3]
EA has been slowly cutting staff across the board in a recent restructure of their company, and the latest axe to fall is on EA Partners - the external publishing arm of EA.This division was responsib...
Apr-13-2013 [pc]
It's no secret Crytek has one of the best Engines when it comes down to game graphics, but what is a game with graphics only?Cevat Yerli, Crytek CEO firmly believes that Graphics do make the game, or ...
Feb-28-2013 [pc]
If there's one thing you think about when someone mentions Crysis, its the beautiful, lush forests, just begging for you to toy with the AI.We're about to find out if Crysis 3 will be a worthy additio...
Feb-23-2013 [pc,xbox360,ps3]
Nvidia has officially launched a stable version of the 313-GeForce/Ion-drivers. The drivers offer performance increases for the 4-, 5- and 600-series GPU's of Nvidia.The drivers are availabl...
Feb-23-2013 [pc]
The bread and butter of Crysis 3; the graphics and it's corresponding options. As Game-Debate is full of tech-fanatics, I'm sure tweaking the graphical options will take up quite quite a bit of your C...
Feb-23-2013 [pc]
According to Crytek, Crysis 3 will melt your PC. CEO of Crytek, Cevat Yerli, explains why Crysis 3 works your PC so hard...According to Yerli, the PC-gamers were not pleased with Crysis 2, since ...
Feb-15-2013 [pc]
The Crysis 3 beta period has come to a close and we wanted to bring you the next Crysis 3 hardware benchmark article in our series. If you missed the other two then head back and take a look for the c...
Jan-30-2013 [pc]
We continue on with our Crysis 3 hardware analysis and towards the end of this we are going to be asking you for your opinions.If you missed the other two sections to this Crysis 3 analysis then head ...
Jan-30-2013 [pc]
Crysis 3 multiplayer beta is in full swing and we are running benchmarks on all sorts of systems to see what can run Crysis 3 and what settings you might be able to play comfortably on.We will be look...
Jan-29-2013 [pc]
The Crysis 3 beta released today, and with that also the new Nvidia drivers, which will improve your Crysis 3 experience.Aside from that, it increases the performance of various other games. Let's tak...
Jan-29-2013 [pc]
Crysis 3 will make your rigs tremble on their foundations, and it will show you every corner of your rig.If you would like to get a taste of the game, you can do so for free by downloading the be...
Jan-23-2013 [pc]
A public multiplayer beta of Crysis 3 is inbound. And yes, this one will also appear on PC!The multiplayer beta will be available for everyone. You'l be able to enjoy a part of the Crysis 3 multiplaye...
Jan-04-2013 [pc]
While a Jurrasic park mod for Valve's Source engine is being made, another developer team has released another Jurrasic Park based game, or perhaps more accurately a tech demo for CryEngine 3.Thi...
Sep-30-2012 [pc,xbox360,ps3]
I like to think that the gorgeous graphics of Crysis 3 were so eye-explodingly beautiful that it distracted me from the task at hand: capturing nodes and defending them from our rival team. That&rsquo...
Aug-16-2012 [pc,xbox360,ps3]
According to CEO of Crytek, Cevat Yerli, Crysis 3 will utilize the full potential of high-end PC's. We already know Crytek is capable of doing this, as the original Crysis was used as a benchmark for ...
Aug-14-2012 [pc,xbox360,ps3]
Today at the Gamescom, Crytek managed to show off a brand new intense looking multiplayer mode for Crysis 3, known as the Hunter Mode. This 'Hunter' multiplayer mode has never been on any other previo...
Apr-23-2012 [pc]
Cevat Yerli is the main man behind Crytek and he has been posting some tweets regarding the newly announced Crysis 3. Among the tweets and press information we have gathered, Cevat suggested that Cry...
Apr-16-2012 [pc]
Crysis 3 has been rumoured for a little while now, but the first reliable data has started to flow through with screenshots and a Crysis 3 release period. Crysis 3 is being described as a sandbox shoo...
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Can I run Crysis 3 at 60FPS on ultra at 4k?
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can i run this game in 4k at solid 120 fps ?

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maybe at 1-2 fps

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that's if it will even start xD

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I voted yes because… Not even close Ultra 60Fps… maybe at high will be fine.

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intel hd graphics can't run anything in 4k until skylake cpu's

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really a game so poorly optimized won't run on integrated graphics!!!

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is msi geforce gtx 1060 gaming x 6gb good enough to run games at 1080p quality by getting fps fall not below than 35?

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I voted no because gt730 cant do that its cheap gpu

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yes you can although im getting some mixed feeling about Crysis 3 the optimization is TERRIBLE in some open areas im getting well above 60 fps while in some dips to 15 fps
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it's tough with crysis 3 with that bloody optimization (whatever happened to crysis 2) but ithink you would get 60 fps except some real messy areas

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I voted yes because look at the requirements man…You should be able to run this pretty easily :)

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time for a new rig my man

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We have similiar specs and im running it on High settings at my res,fps avg 55.

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Can I run Crysis 3 at 60FPS on medium at 1080p?
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Bought the game from sale but it takes forever to download it :)

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Crysis 3 PC Release Date: 22 Feb 2013

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