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The Witcher 3 System Requirements – Windows

Below you will find the system requirements for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt.

Please note that the game is both graphics- and processor-intensive and it’s the graphics card and the processor not meeting the minimum requirements that will often be responsible for performance problems with the game.

Minimum requirements:

OS: 64-bit Windows 7 or 64-bit Windows 8 (8.1). DirectX 11 is necessary to run the game.
Processor: Intel CPU Core i5-2500K 3.3GHz, AMD CPU Phenom II X4 940
Finding a Gaming CPUs performance chart and comparing one’s CPU with our minimum is suggested.
Graphics: Nvidia GPU GeForce GTX 660 or AMD GPU Radeon HD 7870
Please mind that we only officially support full-size desktop graphics cards. Finding a graphics card performance hierarchy chart online and comparing one’s video card with our minimum is suggested.
RAM: 6GB
Disk space: 40 GB
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Recommended requirements:

OS: 64-bit Windows 7 or 64-bit Windows 8 (8.1). DirectX 11 is necessary to run the game.
Processor: Intel CPU Core i7 3770 3,4 GHz, AMD CPU AMD FX-8350 4 GHz
Graphics: Nvidia GPU GeForce GTX 770 or AMD GPU Radeon R9 290
RAM: 6GB
Disk space: 40 GB

See also

How to create a DxDiag report

(For Polish visit: Jak utworzyć raport dxdiag)

DxDiag might help you in:

  1. Checking your system hardware or software info e.g. what graphics card you have, whether your Windows is 64-bit etc.
  2. Creating a report, which will help Customer Support pinpoint the source of the issue you are experiencing and allowing them to reply to you faster.
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nVidia GPU crashes- driver reinstallation

Sometimes, updating drivers without uninstalling previous version might cause GPU to crash. To completely uninstall drivers please download this application:

http://www.guru3d.com/files-details/display-driver-uninstaller-download.html

After uninstallation is finished, download newest drivers available for your GPU from here and install them using “Clean install” option:

http://www.geforce.com/drivers