PC requirements for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

Looks as if I wont have to swap out my video card after all. Pete Hines, the VP of Marketing at Bethesda has released the (surprisingly low) minimum and recommended specs for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

Minimum Specifications:

  • Windows 7/Vista/XP PC (32 or 64 bit)
  • Processor: Dual Core 2.0GHz or equivalent processor
  • 2GB System RAM
  • 6GB free HDD Space
  • Direct X 9 compliant video card with 512 MB of RAM
  • DirectX compatible sound card
  • Internet access for Steam activation

Recommended Specifications:

  • Windows 7/Vista/XP PC (32 or 64 bit)
  • Processor: Quad-core Intel or AMD CPU
  • 4GB System RAM
  • 6GB free HDD space
  • DirectX 9 compatible NVIDIA or AMD ATI video card with 1GB of RAM (Nvidia GeForce GTX 260 or higher; ATI Radeon 4890 or higher).
  • DirectX compatible sound card
  • Internet access for Steam activation

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim will be released on 11.11.11.