Take....That....PC Requirements...Some of you may have noticed our news article on the Watch Dogs System Requirements last week. You may well have thought they were asking for some pretty serious PC hardware to get this next gen title to run, right?

And you may have then breathed a sigh of relief when the Ubisoft Tech Director told us that those Watchdogs requirements were not accurate. Well we have a new batch of enormous Watch Dogs system requirements and we can say the previous requirements were pretty close but now you are going to need at least...

Take That PC, Watch Dogs is coming to getcha

Watch Dogs Minimum System Requirements

OS: Win Vista SP2 64bit / Win 7 SP1 64bit / Win 8 64bit

CPU: Intel Core 2 Quad Q8400 2.66Ghz / AMD Phenom II X4 940 3.0Ghz

RAM: 6GB of System Memory

GPU RAM: 1024 VRAM and DX 11 capable GFX with Shader Model 5.0 capable tech

GPU: NVidia GTX 460 or AMD Radeon HD 5770

AUDIO: DX9 capable audio card

 

Watch Dogs Recommended System Requirements

OS: Win Vista SP2 64bit / Win 7 SP1 64bit / Win 8 64bit

CPU: Core i7 3770 3.5Ghz / AMD FX-8350 4.0Ghz

RAM: 8GB of System Memory

GPU RAM: 2048 VRAM and DX 11 capable GFX with Shader Model 5.0 capable tech

GPU: NVidia GTX 560 ti or AMD Radeon HD 7850

AUDIO: DX9 capable audio card

 

Suggested graphics cards series that should run Watch Dogs

AMD GPUs: HD5850, HD6000, HD7000, R7 and R9 series

nVidia GPUs: GTX460, GT500, GT600, GT700 series;

Intel: Iris Pro HD 5200

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Whats changed between the last requirements and the current requirements?

The minimum Watch Dogs System Requirements has jumped up from 4GB RAM to needing 6GB of RAM minimum for Watch Dogs.

The minimum Watch Dog processor requirement has jumped from an Intel Q6600 and AMD Phenom X4 9750 up to Intel Q8400 and AMD Phenom II X4 940.

So in short the requirements we posted up last week seem pretty accurate apart from you actually need a little bit more powerful computer to run Watch Dogs.

If you would like to check out the article from last week then visit Watch Dogs 1st News Article on System Requirements

Whats your thoughts on these heightened Watch Dogs requirements and do you think your PC can run this next gen title?

If you are not sure then pop over to our Watch Dogs system requirements tool and see if you can run it on your PC.