Need For Speed: Most Wanted 2 System Requirements

12th August 2021 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum Specifications
  • OS: Windows Vista (Service Pack 2 and all available windows updates) 32-bit
  • Processor: 2 GHz Dual Core (Core 2 Duo 2.4 GHZ or Althon X2 2.7 GHz)
  • Memory: 2 GB
  • Hard Drive: 20 GB
  • Graphics Card (AMD): DirectX 10.1 compatible with 512 MB RAM (ATI RADEON 3000, 4000, 5000 OR 6000 series, with ATI RADEON 3870 or higher performance)
  • Graphics Card (NVIDIA): DirectX 10.0 compatible with 512 MB RAM (NVIDIA GEFORCE 8, 9, 200, 300, 400 OR 500 series with NVIDIA GEFORCE 8800 GT or higher performance)
  • Sound card: DirectX compatible
  • Keyboard and Mouse
 

Official Recommended Requirements

  • Recommended Specifications
  • OS: Windows 7 (Service Pack 1 and all available windows updates) 64-bit
  • Processor: Quad-Core CPU
  • Memory: 4 GB
  • Hard Drive: 20 GB
  • Graphics Card: DirectX 11 compatible with 1024 MB RAM (NVIDIA GEFORCE GTX 560 or ATI RADEON 6950)
  • Sound Card: DirectX compatible
  • Keyboard and Mouse
PC System Analysis For Need For Speed: Most Wanted 2 Requirements
Need For Speed: Most Wanted 2 will require Radeon HD 6950 graphics card with a Core 2 Quad Q6400 2.13GHz or Phenom 9550 Quad-Core processor to reach the recommended specs, achieving high graphics setting on 1080p. System memory required for Need For Speed: Most Wanted 2 is 4 GB performance memory. Don't try and play Need For Speed: Most Wanted 2 without 2 GB, which helps get the 30FPS Another thing to consider is the DirectX capability of your GPU. Need For Speed: Most Wanted 2 needs a GPU capable of running DirectX 11.00. Recommended needs around a 10 year old PC to run.
FPS System Benchmark
200+ FPS
High
Graphics Card
8.31
How well optimised is Need For Speed: Most Wanted 2 for PC? 8.1
8.1
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Need For Speed: Most Wanted 2 System Requirements

Minimum
Recommended
Processor
Graphics Card
VRAM
RAM
2 GB
4 GB
OS
Windows Vista 32-bit
Windows 7 64-bit
DirectX
10
11
HDD Space
20 GB
20 GB

Need For Speed: Most Wanted 2 PC Release Date:

2 Nov 2012

Alternative Game Tags: NeedforSpeed:MostWanted, Need for Speed: Most Wanted requirements, nfs most wanted 2, nfs mw2, nfs: mw2, need for speed most wanted 2
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Can I run Need For Speed: Most Wanted 2 at 60FPS on high at 720p?
Core 2 Quad Q9500 2.83GHz GeForce 9600 GT 512MB 4GB
66.6667% of 3 people think this can run

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first one was better

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Can I run Need For Speed: Most Wanted 2 at 30FPS on high at 720p?
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Can I run it? fps?

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i dont understand this by my hardware... ive got on ultra settings just 30 fps. pls tell me whats the problem here.

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10:39 Aug-20-2017

It's optimization, bro.

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A bit late but in case u haven't solve it, go to your C:\Users(your username)\Documents\Criterion Games\Need For Speed(TM) Most Wanted and look for the config file, open it and find the "lockto30" line, replace the false with true and u'll run it at 60fps

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Can I run Need For Speed: Most Wanted 2 at 60FPS on ultra at 1080p?
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Have had this game too long in my Origin library without testing it :D

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can i run it?

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Can i run the game on my crappy PC and what FPS do i get?

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