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 10 year old PC to play smoothly.
FPS System Benchmark
200+ FPS
High
Graphics Card
7.2
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 i7-10875H 8-Core 2.30GHz
97

Graphics Card:

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Super Max-Q
97

RAM:

16GB
99

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GPU Performance:

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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

Alternative Game Tags: WatchDogs, Watch Dogs, Watch Dogs requirements, Watch Dogs Graphics comparison
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Can I run Watch Dogs at 30FPS on low at 720p?
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Can I run Watch Dogs at 60FPS on high at 720p?
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Can I run Watch Dogs at 30FPS on low at 720p?
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GT 730 OC 20%

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19:40 Nov-16-2017

my rig do it 30-35 with 30% OC of cpu and gpu

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19:51 Nov-16-2017

dont think so ;(

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19:52 Nov-16-2017

but dont think so, but mb u can try...

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08:56 Nov-10-2017

I am unable to run this. Got it free on UPLAY. It starts, MENU is there. But clicking/starting NEW GAME crashes it.

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05:37 Nov-07-2017
Can I run Watch Dogs at 60FPS on high?
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Can I run at 900p ?
cuz today the game is free I might gonna play it xd

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17:48 Nov-06-2017

no you Cant Cuz Your RAM

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02:02 Aug-16-2017
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19:46 Nov-16-2017

might be -30 with low

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14:55 Jul-09-2017

I can run it smoothly 30+ fps
Q6600 2,4 GHz
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GT 730 1GB DDR5

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19:48 Nov-16-2017

dont think so, gpu too weak even for so old cpu

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21:09 Jun-27-2017

i can run it on
Intel core i5 4200U 1.6 GHz
Nvidia GT 740 M 6GB
8GB ram
but low settings
Laptop : hp pavilion 15 Notebook

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Can I run Watch Dogs at 60FPS on medium at 1080p?
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19:50 Nov-16-2017

Can I run at 60FPS on medium at 1080p?
definitely not

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23:02 Jun-11-2017
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19:55 Nov-16-2017

definitely not with this gpu
mb u can run with fps like GIF...

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09:21 Apr-07-2017
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19:51 Nov-16-2017

no(post for compare with my rig)

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12:58 Apr-04-2017

i can play this game at low and medium quality without lagging in this rig(sorry for my bad english)

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09:55 Mar-31-2017

It runs with 20-30 fps in my pc with low...

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00:20 May-20-2017

No, you wont have bad FPS indeed but game will freeze so much because you have only 4GB of RAM

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Can I run Watch Dogs on ultra at 720p?
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Can I run it on ultra on 1280x1024?

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08:53 Apr-10-2017

yes, think so...good luck :)

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Thank you :D

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No Problems mate :))

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