Bethesda has posted the recommended and minimal specs for playing its upcoming open world RPG on your PC. Find out if your machine makes the cut after the jump.

Recommended

  • 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

Minimum

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


I have to admit that I'm surprised at how low the minimum specs are – that's a PC you built four years ago, give or take. What settings are you going to end up playing on?