Forza Motorsport 7 Can Even Run on a Notebook, System Specs Revealed

Forza Motorsport 7 system specs are out now and they bring great news for those with notebooks. Turn 10 shared details about what it takes to run its upcoming racer on PC. The specification indicates that the game is very well optimized.

Forza 7 can run on a Notebook with a Core i5-6200U, Intel HD 520, 8GB RAM, at 30 frames per second on 720p. As for PC, the bare minimum you need is a Core i5-750 or FX-6300, GT 740 / GTX 650 or an R7 250X, 8GB RAM for 720p/30FPS.

Meanwhile, recommended and Ultra Resolution Specs are as follow:

Recommended System Specs

  • Resolution: 1080p
  • Frame Rate: 60
  • RAM: 8GB
  • CPU: Core i5-4460 or FX-8350
  • GPU: GTX 670 / GTX 1050 Ti or RX 560
  • VRAM: 4GB

4K System Specs

  • Resolution: 4K
  • Frame Rate: 60
  • RAM: 16GB
  • CPU: Core i7-6700K or Ryzen 7
  • GPU: GTX 1080 or RX Vega 64
  • VRAM: 8GB

Forza Motorsport 7 is releasing on Xbox One, Xbox One X, and Windows 10 PCs later this year. It will support 4K on Xbox One X which makes this console the cheapest option for those looking for a 4K Forza experience. Even though the console will run Forza 7 at 4K/60 FPS it will still have 30% of GPU power to spare. This is an indication of things to come from Xbox One X in the future.

According to Phil Spencer, Turn 10 is the best racing game developer around. The studio is working closely with Microsoft on the Forza franchise which is now annual. After the release of Forza 7 this year, Turn 10 is coming with Forza Horizon 4 next year.

Would you prefer a Xbox One X over PC for your 4K Ultra HD gaming needs? Is Xbox One X the future? Let us know in the comments below.

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