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System Requirements for Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag

QUESTION:

What are the system requirements for Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag on PC?

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Minimum requirements:

Supported OS: Windows Vista SP2 or Windows 7 SP1 or Windows 8 (both 32/64 bit versions)
Processor: Intel Core2Quad Q8400 @ 2.6 GHz or AMD Athlon II X4 620 @ 2.6 GHz 
RAM: 2 GB RAM
Video Card: Nvidia Geforce GTX 260 or AMD Radeon HD 4870 (512MB VRAM with shader Model 4.0 or higher) see supported list*
Hard Disk: 30 GB available space
Sound Card: DirectX Compatible Sound Card with latest drivers 
Peripherals: Windows-compatible keyboard and mouse required, optional Microsoft Xbox 360 Controller
Multiplayer: 256 kbps or faster broadband connection

Recommended requirements:

Supported OS: Windows Vista SP2 or Windows 7 SP1 or Windows 8 (both 32/64 bit versions)
Processor: Intel Core i5 2400S @ 2.5 GHz or better or AMD Phenom II x4 940 @ 3.0 GHz
RAM: 4 GB RAM
Video Card: Nvidia GeForce GTX 470 or AMD Radeon HD 5850 (1024MB VRAM with Shader Model 5.0) or better see supported list*
Hard Disk: 30 GB available space
Sound Card: DirectX Compatible Sound Card with latest drivers 
Peripherals: Windows-compatible keyboard and mouse required,optional Microsoft Xbox 360 Controller 
Multiplayer: 256 kbps or faster broadband connection

* Supported video cards at time of release:
Nvidia GeForce GTX260 or better, GT400, GT500, GT600, GT700 series
Latest GeForce drivers tested: 320.49 for all series 
Optional: nVidia TXAA functionality (part of nVIdia features package) is only available on 6xx series

AMD Radeon HD4870 or better, HD5000, HD6000, HD7000 series
Latest Radeon drivers tested:  13.1 for Radeon HD4000, 13.4 for Radeon HD5000 and above

Laptop models of these desktop cards may work as long as their performance is on-par with the minimum configuration.

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