Need for Speed: Carbon system requirements

Need for Speed: Carbon
Developer:
EA Black Box, EA Canada
Publisher:
Electronic Arts
Release date:
Metacritic rating:
78 / 100
Our user rating:
4.0 / 5

Official Need for Speed: Carbon 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.

Minimum system requirements

Graphics card:
A video card with 64 MB memory and one of these chipsets is required:
NVIDIA GeForce3 / NVIDIA GeForce4 (Ti series only) / ATI Radeon 8500.
Laptop versions of these chipsets may work but are not supported.
CPU:
Pentium 4 or equivalent 1.7 GHz
Memory:
512 MB
File size:
4.7 GB for CD/DVD versions / 11 GB for EA Downloader version (5GB for download, 6GB for install)
Operating system:
Windows 2000 Service Pack 4 / Windows XP Service Pack 2
(64-bit versions are not compatible) http://gamesystemrequirements.com/
DirectX:
DirectX 9.0c

Recommended system requirements

Graphics card:
128MB DirectX 9.0c compatible video card (NVIDIA Geforce 6800+/ATI Radeon 9800+)
Laptop versions of these chipsets may work but are not supported.
CPU:
Pentium 4 or equivalent 2.4GHz
Memory:
1 GB
File size:
4.7 GB for CD/DVD versions / 11 GB for EA Downloader version (5GB for download, 6GB for install)
Operating system:
Windows 2000 Service Pack 4 / Windows XP Service Pack 2
(64-bit versions are not compatible)
DirectX:
DirectX 9.0c

Minimum system requirements

Recommended system requirements

Graphics card:
A video card with 64 MB memory and one of these chipsets is required:
NVIDIA GeForce3 / NVIDIA GeForce4 (Ti series only) / ATI Radeon 8500.
Laptop versions of these chipsets may work but are not supported.
Graphics card:
128MB DirectX 9.0c compatible video card (NVIDIA Geforce 6800+/ATI Radeon 9800+)
Laptop versions of these chipsets may work but are not supported.
CPU:
Pentium 4 or equivalent 1.7 GHz
CPU:
Pentium 4 or equivalent 2.4GHz
Memory:
512 MB
Memory:
1 GB
File size:
4.7 GB for CD/DVD versions / 11 GB for EA Downloader version (5GB for download, 6GB for install)
File size:
4.7 GB for CD/DVD versions / 11 GB for EA Downloader version (5GB for download, 6GB for install)
Operating system:
Windows 2000 Service Pack 4 / Windows XP Service Pack 2
(64-bit versions are not compatible) http://gamesystemrequirements.com/
Operating system:
Windows 2000 Service Pack 4 / Windows XP Service Pack 2
(64-bit versions are not compatible)
DirectX:
DirectX 9.0c
DirectX:
DirectX 9.0c

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