Watch Dogs System Requirements

12th August 2021 - Specs reviewed

Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Windows Vista 64-bit
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Quad Q8400 2.66GHz / AMD Phenom II X4 940
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 5770 1024MB or NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 768MB
  • VRAM: 1GB
  • RAM: 6 GB
  • HDD: 20 GB
  • DirectX 11 Compatible Graphics Card
 

Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7 64-bit
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-3770 4-Core 3.4GHz / AMD FX-8350
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 7850 or NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560 Ti
  • VRAM: 1GB
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • HDD: 20 GB
  • DirectX 11 Compatible Graphics Card
PC System Analysis For Watch Dogs Requirements
The best chance at playing Watch Dogs at recommended sys specs on a 1920x1080 screen resolution will be if your PC has at least the GeForce GTX 560 Ti/Radeon HD 7850 graphics card. The CPU required to meet recommended requirements is either an AMD FX-8350 or Intel Core i7-3770 4-Core 3.4GHz processor. This type of gaming rig will deliver you around the 60 Frames per second. 8 GB will also be needed to achieve the Watch Dogs rec specs and get 60FPS. Watch Dogs needs a graphics card thats at least as powerful as a GeForce GTX 460 768MB/Radeon HD 5770 1024MB paired with Phenom II X4 940/Core 2 Quad Q8400 2.66GHz CPU to match the min specs. This PC setup will deliver 25-35 Frame Per Second at Low graphics setting on 720p resolution. We suggest a 9 year old PC to play smoothly.
FPS System Benchmark
200+ FPS
High
Graphics Card
7.19
How well optimised is Watch Dogs for PC? 3
3
Where does Watch Dogs rank in the list of the most demanding games?
Genres: Action , Adventure , Stealth

System Requirements Report for Watch Dogs

Recommended Graphics Setting: High

Processor:

Intel Core i7-10870H 8-Core 2.20GHz
9.7

Graphics Card:

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 Max-Q
8.1

RAM:

16GB
9.9

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System Requirements Performance

Minimum System Requirements
Processor Intel Core 2 Quad Q8400 2.66GHz AMD Phenom II X4 940
Graphics Card Nvidia GeForce GTX 460 768MB AMD Radeon HD 5770 1024MB
RAM 6 GB
Recommended System Requirements
Processor Intel Core i7-3770 4-Core 3.4GHz AMD FX-8350
Graphics Card Nvidia GeForce GTX 560 Ti AMD Radeon HD 7850
RAM 8 GB
Ultra System Requirements
Processor Intel Core i7-4770K 4-Core 3.5GHz AMD FX-9370
Graphics Card Nvidia GeForce GTX 780 AMD Radeon R9 290
RAM 8 GB

Projected FPS (Premium Feature)

Watch Dogs System Requirements

Minimum
Recommended
Ultra
Processor
Graphics Card
VRAM
1GB
1GB
2GB
RAM
6 GB
8 GB
8 GB
OS
Windows Vista 64-bit
Windows 7 64-bit
Windows 7 64-bit
DirectX
11
11
11
HDD Space
20 GB
20 GB
20 GB

Watch Dogs PC Release Date:

27 May 2014

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22:29 May-09-2021

I voted no because... it is has too bad optimisation that can be harmful for your grpahics card

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Can I run Low/Medium settings at least 720p (idc what resolution as long as its bigger than 800x600 lmfao) at least 30?

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I voted yes because...

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fps for 1280x720 on medium ?

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19:51 Aug-28-2019

just installed .... medium-high 1920x1080 around 50-65 fps very interesting game

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I voted yes because...

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hd 4870= nvidia gt 720m
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any chance?

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Why are you getting the game now, and where are your specs lol

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I previously played it in ps3.. and now i just wanna play it again with my laptop and i wonder if it’s capable to run this game or not.. you can clearly see what my specs are tho..

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Yes on low settings on 720p you should be able to get 40-60 FPS.

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