EA has released the official system requirements for Crysis 3 today. As expected, you’re going to need to have one hell of a battlestation to run it in the highest settings. The minimum settings, however, aren’t as bad as expected.

Minimum requirements

• Windows Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8

• DirectX 11 graphics card with 1Gb Video RAM

• Dual core CPU

• 2GB Memory (3GB on Vista)

Example 1 (Nvidia/Intel):

- Nvidia GTS 450
-Intel Core2 Duo 2.4 Ghz (E6600)

Example 2 (AMD):

- AMD Radeon HD5770
– AMD Athlon64 X2 2.7 Ghz (5200+)

Recommended requirements

• Windows Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8

• DirectX 11 graphics card with 1GB Video RAM

• Quad core GPU

• 4GB Memory

Example 1 (Nvidia/Intel):

- Nvidia GTX 560
– Intel Core i3-530

Example 2 (AMD):

- AMD Radeon HD5870
– AMD Phenom II X2 565

High-performance requirements

• Windows Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8

• DirectX 11 graphics card with 1GB Video RAM

• Quad core GPU

• 4GB Memory

Example 1 (Nvidia/Intel):

- Nvidia GTX 560
– Intel Core i3-530

Example 2 (AMD):

- AMD Radeon HD5870
– AMD Phenom II X2 565

Source: computerandvideogames.com