Rockstar shares Max Payne 3 PC specs

The PC specs for Max Payne 3 are out and about, alerting us to the horsepower required to give this one a whirl. Rockstar once again says that the game is “optimized to run across a wide range of PC setups,” so the specs below aren’t probably the rule of the land, but something to shoot for.

  • Operating System: Windows 7 32/64 Service Pack 1, Windows Vista 32/64 Service Pack 2, Windows XP 32/64 Service Pack 3
  • Processor: Intel Dual Core 2.4 GHZ –  i7 3930K 6 Core  x 3.06 GHZ / AMD Dual Core 2.6 GHZ – FX8150 8 Core x 3.6 GHZ
  • RAM: 2GB – 16GB
  • Video Card: NVIDIA® 8600 GT 512MB VRAM – NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 680 2GB VRAM / Radeon HD 3400 512MB VRAM – Radeon HD 7970 3GB VRAM
  • Sound Card: 100% Direct X 9.0 compatible – Direct X 9.0 compatible supporting Dolby Digital Live
  • HDD Space: 35 GB
  • DVD Drive

The PC version of the game will be out on May 29th in North America June 1st internationally. That’s a few weeks after the console versions, which will arrive on May 15th in NA and 18th internationally.

The studio also sent over three screenshots from the keyboard and mouse version, showing exactly what to expect if you have the right hardware. Grab those below: