Civilization V
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Civilization V takes this definitive strategy game series in new directions with the introduction of hexagon tiles allowing for deeper strategy, more realistic gameplay and stunning organic landscapes for players to explore as they expand their empire. The brand new engine orchestrates a spectacular visual experience that brings players closer to the Civ experience than ever, featuring fully animated leaders interacting with players from a screen-filling diplomatic scene and speaking in their native language for the first time.
Civilization V System Requirements
26 Mar 2013 - Specs reviewed
Official Minimum Requirements
  • MINIMUM:
  • OS: Windows® XP SP3/ Windows® Vista SP2/ Windows® 7
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo 1.8 GHz or AMD Athlon X2 64 2.0 GHz
  • Memory: 2GB RAM
  • Graphics:256 MB ATI HD2600 XT or better, 256 MB nVidia 7900 GS or better, or Core i3 or better integrated graphics
  • DirectX®: DirectX® version 9.0c
  • Hard Drive: 8 GB Free
  • Sound: DirectX 9.0c-compatible sound card
 
Official Recommended Requirements
  • RECOMMENDED:
  • OS: Windows® Vista SP2/ Windows® 7
  • Processor: 1.8 GHz Quad Core CPU
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: 512 MB ATI 4800 series or better, 512 MB nVidia 9800 series or better
  • DirectX®: DirectX® version 11
  • Hard Drive: 8 GB Free
  • Sound: DirectX 9.0c-compatible sound card
PC System Analysis For Civilization V Requirements
Civilization V requires at least a Radeon HD 4830 512MB or GeForce 9800 GTX+ to meet recommended requirements running on high graphics setting, with 1080p resolution. This hardware should achieve 60FPS. You should also have 4 GB system memory. Make sure your GPU can run DirectX 11 or Civilization V won’t run. This means you will require a 10 year old PC to play smoothly.
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200+ FPS
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8.5
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Premium Only FPS
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Civilization V PC Release Date:

24 Sep 2010

Alternative Game Tags: civilisation v, civilsation v, civilisation 5, civilizationv, civilization 5, civilization5, civ 5, civ5, civv, civ v
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