Capcom unveils Resident Evil 5 PC specs, supports new 3D tech
Posted: 27.07.2009 14:06 by Simon Priest Comments: 1
This September 18th Capcom's Resident Evil 5 will be available for PC gamers, and so now is the time to release the demands this game has of your rig.

It's quite conservative actually, and in fact a benchmark tool is now up for grabs if you don't trust your own judgement. Resi Evil 5 also supports NVIDIA's GeForce 3D technology too.

Minimum Requirements:
OS: Windows XP
CPU: Intel PentiumD Processor
AMD Athlon64 X2
RAM: Windows Vista (1GB)
Windows XP (512MB)
HDD: 8.0GB or more
Graphics: VRAM (256MB)
DirectX9.0c/Shader 3.0
NVIDIA GeForce 6800 series
ATI Radeon HD 2400 Pro
Sound: DirectSound Compatible (DirectX9.0c or higher)

Recommended Requirements:
OS: Windows Vista
CPU: Intel Core2Quad Processor or better
AMD Phenom X4 or better
RAM: Windows Vista (2GB or more)
Windows XP (1GB or more)
HDD: 8.0GB or more
Graphics: VRAM (512 or more)
NVIDIA GeForce 9800 series or better
ATI Radeon HD 4800 series or better
Sound: DirectSound Compatible (DirectX9.0c or higher)

Click here for the benchmark tool from NVIDIA's nZone website. The PC version also sports a much beefed up Mercenaries mode with as many as three times the enemies as the consoles.

Source: IncGamers
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By herodotus (SI Herodotus) on Jul 27, 2009
As it has been ported from the console, I didn't think it would break most modern PC's. I'm more interested in hearing what the control setup is like, and if I need to run a third-party program to re-map keys (as with RE4).