There's something about bombing around New York as Spidey that's instantly gratifying, and I think that's a large part of The Amazing Spider Man 2's appeal. This latest adventure for the webbed wonder comes featuring some all new web-swinging mechanics, so you can tear around Manhattan like never before.

To step into the shoes of Peter Parker though, you're going to need a rig capable of tearing apart The Amazing Spider Man 2. So to find out if your gaming PC's a superhero or supervillain, read on to check out The Amazing Spider Man 2 system requirements...

The Amazing Spider Man 2 Minimum System Requirements

OS: Windows XP 32-bit with Service Pack 3

CPU: 2.6 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo E4700 or 2.0 GHz AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 3800+

RAM: 3GB System Memory

GPU: Nvidia GeForce 8800 GT or AMD Radeon HD 4770


DX: DirectX 9.0

HDD: 9 GB Free Hard Drive Space


The Amazing Spider Man 2 Recommended System Requirements

OS: Windows 7 64-bit

CPU: 2.4 GHz Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 or 2.6 GHz AMD Athlon II X4 620

RAM: 4 GB System Memory

GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 285 or AMD Radeon HD 4850 

Luckily for Spider Man fans, these Amazing Spider Man 2 requirements are nearly identical to those featured in the original The Amazing Spider Man. The minimum requirements for Spider Man 2 have taken an ever so slight jump upwards, asking for improved graphics cards. The Nvidia GeForce GT 220 and the Radeon HD 4650 won't quite cut it here, you're going to need an 8800GT or and HD 4770. 

The rest of Spider Man 2's system requirements remain identical though, aside from an ever-so-slight raise in the recommended AMD card, from a Radeon HD 4830 up to an HD 4850. Everything else is the same, so if you could run The Amazing Spider Man well, then chances are you're going to be fine with The Amazing Spider Man 2's system requirements.

Remember, you can always check out how well your PC can run The Amazing Spider Man 2 Requirements here, where you can check benchmarking and performance from other users.

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