Can I Run Far Cry 3: system requirements

Far Cry 3
Ubisoft Montreal
Release date:
Metacritic rating:
88 / 100
Our user rating:
4.4 / 5

Official Far Cry 3 PC system requirements

These are the PC specs advised by developers to run at minimal and recommended settings. Those requirements are usually very approximate, but still can be used to determine the indicative hardware tier you need to play the game.

YesMinimum requirements

YesRecommended requirements

Yes Graphics card:
512 MB DirectX® 9.0c compliant card with Shader Model 3.0 or higher NVidia™ 8800 or better, AMD™ HD 2900 or better (see supported list**)
Yes Graphics card:
1024 MB DirectX® 11.0 compliant card with Shader Model 5.0 or higher NVidia™ 480 or better, AMD™ HD 5770 or better (see supported list**)
Intel® Core®2 Duo E6700 @ 2.6 GHz or better, AMD™ Athlon™64 X2 6000+ @ 3.0Ghz or better
Intel® Core®i3-530 @ 2.9 GHz or better, AMD™ Phenom™II X2 @ 3.1 GHz or better
Yes Memory:
2 GB Windows® XP / 4 GB Windows Vista®, Windows® 7, Windows® 8
Yes Memory:
4 GB
File size:
15 GB HD space
File size:
15 GB HD space
Operating system:
Windows® XP (with SP3) or Windows Vista® (with SP2), Windows® 7 (with SP1) or Windows® 8
Operating system:
Windows Vista® (with SP2), Windows® 7 (with SP1) or Windows® 8
DirectX 9.0c
DirectX 11

Your PC build in Far Cry 3

Can my GPU run Far Cry 3?

GeForce RTX 3060's performance compared to the game's official system requirements.

RTX 3060
Radeon HD 5770
30 fps @ low
60 fps @ medium
60 fps @ high
60 fps @ ultra

Far Cry 3 FPS benchmarks

Average frames per second on GeForce RTX 3060 (according to our approximations). Frames per second may somewhat vary depending on your operating system and other factors.

low settings / 768p
140−150 FPS
medium settings / 768p
130−140 FPS
high settings / 768p
110−120 FPS
ultra settings / 1080p
70−75 FPS

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