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StarCraft II Specs (Really)

Big Download contacted Blizzard, and coaxed them to give up the final system requirements for StarCraft II, not to be confused with the don't believe everything you read version of the specs release in January. The minimum and recommended specs for both PCs and Macs follows.

Minimum System Requirements*:


Windows XP/Windows Vista/Windows 7 (Latest Service Packs) with DirectX 9.0c
2.6 GHz Pentium IV or equivalent AMD Athlon processor
128 MB PCIe NVIDIA GeForce 6600 GT or ATI Radeon 9800 PRO video card or better

Mac OS X 10.5.8, 10.6.2 or newer
Intel Processor
NVIDIA GeForce 8600M GT or ATI Radeon X1600 or better

12 GB available HD space
1 GB RAM (1.5 GB required for Windows Vista/Windows 7 users, 2 GB for Mac users)
DVD-ROM drive
Broadband Internet connection
1024X720 minimum display resolution

*Note: Due to potential programming changes, the Minimum System Requirements for this game may change over time.

Recommended Specifications:


Windows Vista/Windows 7
Dual Core 2.4Ghz Processor
512 MB NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GTX or ATI Radeon HD 3870 or better

Intel Core 2 Duo processor
4 GB system RAM
NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT or ATI Radeon HD 4670 or better

4. Re: StarCraft II Specs (Really) Jul 16, 2010, 03:00 Ahnteis
I don't care so much about their low requirements, but it WOULD be nice if they had higher "HIGH" settings that could take advantage of newer hardware.  
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