Mass Effect Specs

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Mass Effect Specs

Yesterday BioWare announced the minimum and recommended system requirements for the long awaited PC version of Mass Effect. In Mass Effect you play as a Space commander named Sheppard who protects the galaxy from evil and destruction.

 

With the coming of the PCversion of Mass Effect, players will get improved graphics and a new team interface. The release is secluded for the 28th of May in the US and the 6th of June for Europeans. Requirements shown below:

 

 

 

 

 

Minimum Configuration:
Operating System: Windows XP or Vista
Processor: 2.4+GHZ Intel or 2.0+GHZ AMD
Video Card: NVIDIA GeForce 6 series(6800GT or better)
ATI 1300XT or better (X1550, X1600 Pro and HD2400 are below minimum system requirements)
Memory: 1 Gigabyte Ram (XP) 2 Gigabyte Ram (Vista)
Hard Drive Space: 12 Gigabytes
Sound Card: DirectX 9.0c compatible sound card and drivers

Recommended Configuration: 
Operating System: Windows XP or Vista
Processor: 2.6+GHZ Intel or 2.4+GHZ AMD
Memory: 2 Gigabyte Ram
Video Card: NVIDIA GeForce 7900 GTX or higher. ATI X1800 XL series or higher
Hard Drive Space: 12 Gigabytes
Sound Card: DirectX 9.0c compatible sound card and drivers – 5.1 sound card recommended

 
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15-04-2008, 16:15:42

Bungral
Along with the earlier reported price cuts, Intel are releasing two new dual core CPU's on the 20th April.

Check out the full news article.

15-04-2008, 17:09:14

Hassan
I thought E8600 was gonna come out

15-04-2008, 17:15:38

Bungral

I thought E8600 was gonna come out



No set dates on that one... I've read its Q3 in some places and Q2 1 place... With such little noise about it perhaps it will be Q3.

15-04-2008, 17:17:32

PP Mguire
Id just stick with getting an e8400. Theres a better chance of it being stock.

15-04-2008, 17:23:06

Breamy
think i may purchase one of those E7200's as a upgrade from my aging E6300, it seems old now lol

15-04-2008, 18:08:26

kataras
[quote=marc from oc3d frontpage news section]
All dual core 45nm E8*** Penryn based models will drop by a whopping $2. This means that as of the 20th the E8200 can be had for $167, the E8400 for $187 and the E8500 for $266.[/quote]
tbh seeing E8200 with multi of 8, will only come down by two dollors making it $167, picking up E8300 for $169 with 8.5 multi is a wise choice. although for spend another $16 will get you a cpu with multi of 9 - E8400.

15-04-2008, 18:20:27

Mr. Smith
I fancy an e8600...

15-04-2008, 22:22:42

Raging

I fancy an e8600...



step away from the card smithy!:p

good news i suppose but damn i wish they would bring the multi's like amd did and not stick em on 9 and below on most procs

Raging.

16-04-2008, 00:53:55

PP Mguire
Question, why does it matter what the multi is?

16-04-2008, 01:13:34

WC Annihilus
Can make OC'ing easier, especially if your board can't handle very high FSB. Also gives more options for dealing with RAM dividers and such
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