Assassin’s Creed Syndicate Minimum and Recommended Specs Revealed

While console owners have been enjoying Assassin’s Creed Syndicate PC owners have had to wait patiently. With the release date approaching, Ubisoft have revealed the specifications required for running the game.

Revealing the specs on the Ubisoft Blog they also revealed some of the PC specific settings that will be available for the game. What is interesting is that the minimum and recommended specs are lower than what Unity’s were. We all remember what a mess that release was, so will Ubisoft have learnt from those mistakes and made sure this release works?

Here are the minimum and recommended specifications for the PC:


  • Supported OS
    Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows 10(64bit versions)
  • Processor
    Intel Core i5 2400s @ 2.5 GHz or AMD FX 6350 @ 3.9 GHz
  • RAM
    6GB or more for Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10
  • Video Card
    NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 or AMD Radeon R9 270 (2GB VRAM with Shader Model 5.0)
  • DirectX
    DirectX June 2010 Redistributable
  • Sound
    DirectX compatible sound card with latest drivers


  • Supported OS
    Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 (64bit versions only)
  • Processor
    Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.5 GHz or AMD FX-8350 @ 4.0 GHz
  • RAM
  • Video Card
    NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 (4GB) or the newer GTX 970 (4GB) or AMD Radeon R9 280X (3GB) or better
  • DirectX
    DirectX June 2010 Redistributable
  • Sound
    DirectX 9.0c compatible sound card with latest drivers
  • Hard Drive
    50 GB available space 

Below are the options PC users will be able to set in the game, some are NVIDIA exclusive and the others are recommended for high-end PCs only.


  • TXAA
    NVIDIA algorithm for Temporal Anti-Aliasing
    Works only on NVIDIA hardware
  • HBAO+
    NVIDIA algorithm for Ambient Occlusion
    Works on both NVIDIA and AMD hardware
  • PCSS
    NVIDIA algorithm for Soft Shadows
    Works on both NVIDIA and AMD hardware
  • GeForce Experience
    Player with GFE can have adjusted graphics options for smoother performance experience
  • G-Sync Support
    Support of special monitor with NVIDIA G-Sync chip


  • MSAA
    Multisample Anti-Aliasing
  • Standard anti-aliasing technology, which will be PC-specific
  • Comment: Mandatory for implementation in order to have TXAA on top of it
  • Multi-Monitor Support
    AMD Eyefinity / NVIDIA Surround
    Will support 3:1 configuration of monitors
  • Multi-GPU
    AMD CrossFire / NVIDIA SLI
    Performance will scale if two (or more) videocards are installed
  • Customize Controls
    Customize the game controls for Mouse & Keyboard input
  • Controller Support
    Supports Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PS4 controllers
  • Auto-Switch
    Will switch all in-game UI (feedbacks and etc.) based on last active input between Mouse & Keyboard feedback, Xbox One feedback and PS4 feedback

Can your PC handle Assassin’s Creed Syndicate? Are you looking forward to playing the game when it is finally released? Let us know your thoughts below.

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