Rockstar has announced the official system requirements for the PC version of Max Payne 3, which sports DirectX 11 features such as tessellation and other advanced graphics options.

The game will run on a range of systems, as detailed below:

Operating System:

Windows 7 32/64 Service Pack 1, Windows Vista 32/64 Service Pack 2, Windows XP 32/64 Service Pack 3


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


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

Max Payne 3 is out May 18 for PS3 and Xbox 360. The PC version will follow a few weeks later on June 1.

Check out our exclusive interview with James McCaffrey, the voice of Max Payne.