Minimum Requirements

In order to run Watch_Dogs properly, your PC MUST meet or exceed these minimum requirements:

Minimum System Requirements

Supported OS: 64-bit: Windows Vista (SP2), Windows 7 (SP1) or Windows 8 (Note: the game only supports 64 bit operating systems) 
Processor: 2.66 Ghz Intel Core 2 Quad Q8400 or 3.0 GHz AMD Phenom II X4 940 (3.5 GHz Intel Core i7 3700 or 4.0 GHz AMD FX-8350 or better recommended)
Memory: 6 GB RAM (8 GB recommended)
Video Card: 1,024 MB DirectX 11-compliant with Shader Model 5.0 (2,048 MB DirectX 11-compliant w/ SM 5.0 recommended)(*See supported list)
Sound Card: DirectX 9.0c Compatible Sound Card with latest drivers (Surround Sound 5.1 capable recommended)
DirectX: Version 11
Hard Drive: 25+ GB available space
Peripherals Supported: Windows-compatible keyboard, mouse, optional controller (Xbox 360 Controller for Windows recommended)

Supported video cards at the time of release:
nVidia GeForce GTX 460 / 500 / 600 / 700 series
AMD Radeon HD5850 / HD6000 / HD7000 / R7 / R9 series
​Intel Iris Pro HD 5200

Note: Laptop versions of these cards may work but are NOT officially supported. These chipsets are the only ones that will run this game.

Associated Platforms


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