Minimum PC Specs for Bioshock Infinite Released

Bioshock Infinite PC SpecsOnce you get past the slightly garish cover art and into what we’ve seen of Bioshock Infinite so far, the graphics are pretty impressive. As the March 26 release date approaches (finally!), PC gamers have been looking forward to finding out what kind of hardware the much-anticipated release will take to run. In a post on their blog today, Irrational Games released the minimum and recommended specs for Bioshock Infinite, along with some information about control configurations, graphics options, and Steam integration. Read on for more details:


Will BioShock Infinite run on your gaming setup? We certainly hope so! So, without further ado, here are the PC requirements for BioShock Infinite:


  • OS: Windows Vista Service Pack 2 32-bit
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 DUO 2.4 GHz / AMD Athlon X2 2.7 GHz
  • Memory: 2 GB
  • Hard Drive: 20 GB free
  • Video Card: DirectX10 Compatible ATI Radeon HD 3870 / NVIDIA 8800 GT / Intel HD 3000 Integrated Graphics
  • Video Card Memory: 512 MB
  • Sound Card: DirectX Compatible


  • OS: Windows 7 Service Pack 1 64-bit
  • Processor: Quad Core Processor
  • Memory: 4 GB
  • Hard Drive: 30 GB free
  • Video Card: DirectX11 Compatible, AMD Radeon HD 6950 / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560
  • Video Card Memory: 1024 MB
  • Sound Card: DirectX Compatible

Irrational also announced that the game will feature full controller support, including multiple layouts and analog stick configurations. For those who prefer the traditional mouse and keyboard, all key binding will be fully remappable. Gamers will be able to switch between mouse/keyboard and controller seamlessly without even needing to pause the game. As if that wasn’t enough good news, the PC release of Bioshock Infinite will be available on Steam with full Cloud and Big Picture integration as well. For the full details, check out Irrational’s blog post here.

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