Capcom has announced the minimum and recommended system requirements for its PC version of Resident Evil 5.

Minimum Requirements:

OS: Windows XP

CPU: Intel PentiumD Processor

AMD Athlon64 X2

RAM: Windows Vista (1GB)

Windows XP (512MB)

HDD: 8.0GB or more

Graphics: VRAM (256MB)

DirectX9.0c/Shader 3.0

NVIDIA GeForce 6800 series

ATI Radeon HD 2400 Pro

Sound: DirectSound Compatible (DirectX9.0c or higher)

Recommended Requirements:

OS: Windows Vista

CPU: Intel Core2Quad Processor or better

AMD Phenom X4 or better

RAM: Windows Vista (2GB or more)

Windows XP (1GB or more)

HDD: 8.0GB or more

Graphics: VRAM (512 or more)

NVIDIA GeForce 9800 series or better

ATI Radeon HD 4800 series or better

Sound: DirectSound Compatible (DirectX9.0c or higher)

Resident Evil 5 is scheduled for release on PC on September 18. In addition to trusting the specs above you can also download the benchmark tool and judge how well your current rig holds up.