XCOM: Enemy Within
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XCOM: Enemy Within will be a full content addition to XCOM: Enemy Unknown, featuring new abilities, upgrades and weapons, on top of extra maps and multiplayer features. Look forward to the expansion this fall.
XCOM: Enemy Within System Requirements
3 Jan 2014 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • Operating System:
  • Windows® Vista
  • Processor:
  • 2 GHz Dual Core CPU
  • Memory:
  • 2 GB RAM
  • Hard Disk Space:
  • 20 GB Free
  • DVD-ROM Drive:
  • Required for disc-based installation
  • Video:
  • 256 MB Video Memory NVIDIA GeForce 8600 GT / ATI Radeon HD 2600 XT or greater
  • Sound:
  • DirectX compatible sound card
 

Official Recommended Requirements

  • Operating System:
  • Windows® 7
  • Processor:
  • 2 GHz Dual Core (Core 2 Duo 2.4 GHz or Athlon X2 2.7 GHz) CPU
  • Memory:
  • 4 GB RAM
  • Hard Disk Space:
  • 20 GB Free
  • DVD-ROM Drive:
  • Required for disc-based installation
  • Video:
  • 512MB Video Memory ATI Radeon HD 3000 Series/NVIDIA GeForce 9000 Series or greater
  • Sound:
  • DirectX compatible sound card
PC System Analysis For XCOM: Enemy Within Requirements
XCOM: Enemy Within needs a Radeon HD 2600 Pro graphics card to play on low settings, with a Core 2 Duo E4400 2.0GHz or Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 4400+ processor to reach the minimum specs, achieving 30FPS on 1080p monitor res. Your PC needs 2 GB system memory as well for min.
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XCOM: Enemy Within PC Release Date:

12 Nov 2013

Alternative Game Tags: xcom enemy within, enemy unknown
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settings?
please and thank you :)

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The game is well optimized so you can get 20-24+ fps on low in game but the fps will drop hard on cutscenes

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Medium to high settings for good FPS :D

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Thank you :)

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This is easily in my top three games.

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Will i be able to max this with good fps?

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Easily buddy :)

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FPS and settings please?

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High setting might work the best i think, or you can try to tweak your graphics setting.

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High tweaked was the way to go. Runs mostly smooth around 30+ FPS

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Yes you can, fps should be stable too.

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