Prototype system specs unveiled

Monday, 1 June 2009 08:43 GMT By Mike


Activision has revealed via its forums the system requirements for its gruesome open-worlder, Prototype.

No more messin’, here they are:

  • Windows® XP (with Service Pack 3) and DirectX® 9.0c or (Windows Vista® with Service Pack 2)
  • Video Card: 256 MB 3D hardware accelerator card required – 100% DirectX® 9.0c with Shader Model 3 support*
  • Processor: Pentium(R) Intel Core® 2 Duo 2.6 GHz or AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ or better
  • RAM: 1 GB of RAM for Windows ® XP / 2 GB Windows ® Vista systems
  • Hard Drive Space: 8 GB of uncompressed hard disk space (Plus 500MB for swap file.)
  • Sound Card: DirectX 9.0 –compliant sound card


  • 100% Windows(R) XP/Vista – compatible mouse, keyboard and drivers
  • 100% Windows(R) XP/Vista – compatible 4X DVD-ROM drive or better (600
    K/sec sustained transfer rate) and drivers

*Supported Chipsets for Windows(R) XP and Vista

  • All NVIDIA® GeForce™ 7800 256 MB and better chipsets
  • All ATI® Radeon™ X1800 256 MB and better chipsets

Radical Entertainment’s super snadbox game is out next week for PS3, 360 and PC.

Thanks, D’toid.