Cookie Consent by FreePrivacyPolicy.com

Far Cry 4 - What you will need to know

Requirements check for Far Cry 4 - full specifications. Can I run it? Can I have a smooth game experience with my current PC gaming setup? we'll cover that in the following paragraphs.


We got you covered - after you've read the system requirements below, you will know if your gaming PC will be able to run or not the game.


What we will cover in our guide


So, you're interested in Far Cry 4. On this page we will we covering all the information we have on it - from gaming minimum requirements to recommended requirements for a smooth gaming experience, videos and comments for the game.

Will Far Cry 4 run on an Intel or AMD CPU? Do I need an NVIDIA GTX gpu to run it or a Radeon? Is the game Ryzen compatible?

What is Far Cry 4 ?


Far Cry 4 - System requirements - Game cover
Far Cry 4 thumbnail provided by publisher

Far Cry 4 is a video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal, Ubisoft Kiev, Ubisoft Red Storm, Ubisoft Shanghai, Ubisoft Toronto, published by Ubisoft, released on 18 - 11 - 2014 It falls under the following genre categories : Adventure Action FPS


Can I run Far Cry 4 ?


If you were wondering "Can I run Far Cry 4 on my PC?", we will help you to get the answer.

Further on, we will explain what are the minimum and recommended PC gaming system requirements ( otherwise known as sys req ) for Far Cry 4

In order to be able to run Far Cry 4 at a minimum standard for the game, you will need a CPU ranked better than 2.6 GHz Intel® Core™ i5-750 or 3.2 GHz AMD Phenom™ II X4 955, more than 4 GB RAM, a GPU that is better ranked than NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 or AMD Radeon HD5850 (1GB VRAM) , while the PC system is running on Windows® 7 (SP1) / Windows® 8 / Windows® 8.1 / (64-bit only) .

If you really want to enjoy Far Cry 4 at a higher level of gameplay smoothness, your system must run at with a CPU at least as good as 2.5 GHz Intel® Core™ i5-2400S or 4.0 GHz AMD FX-8350 or better, more than 8 GB RAM, a GPU that performs better than NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 or AMD Radeon R9 290X or better (2GB VRAM) , while the PC system is running on Windows® 7 (SP1) / Windows® 8 / Windows® 8.1 / (64-bit only), .

Check game system requirements for Far Cry 4


In order to have a clearer view of what the game need in order to run, we created 2 simple lists which you can consult quickly to see if your PC gaming setup is good enough for the Far Cry 4.

Far Cry 4 Minimum system specs

Firstly, these are the minimum set of gaming requirements for your PC that you need so you can run Far Cry 4. Some of them are necessary for the game to run but a part of them are not that important. If you meet the necessary ones, those will do. You can see which are which in the table below. Just remember these are the minimum specs to run Far Cry 4

Necessary PC requirements

CPU 2.6 GHz Intel® Core™ i5-750 or 3.2 GHz AMD Phenom™ II X4 955
RAM 4 GB RAM
GPU NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 or AMD Radeon HD5850 (1GB VRAM)
DX Version 11
Operating system Windows® 7 (SP1) / Windows® 8 / Windows® 8.1 / (64-bit only)
Storage 30 GB available space

Optional requirements

Sound DirectX-compatible (5.1 surround sound recommended)
Optical Disk Drive -
Network connection Broadband Internet connection
Screen resolution -


Recommended PC specs for Far Cry 4

The following requirements are what we recommend you need for your PC in order to play Far Cry 4 the best frame rate. Again, some of them are necessary for the game but a part of them are not that important. You can see which are which in the table below:

Necessary requirements


Optional

Sound DirectX-compatible (5.1 surround sound recommended)
Optical Disk Drive -
Network connection Broadband Internet connection
Screen resolution -


Far Cry 4 Information Card

Developer
Ubisoft Montreal Ubisoft Kiev Ubisoft Red Storm Ubisoft Shanghai Ubisoft Toronto
Publisher
Ubisoft
Genres
Adventure Action FPS
Release Date:
18 - 11 - 2014