Alan Wake System Requirements

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Alan Wake recommended requirements

  • Memory: 4 GB
  • Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT
  • CPU: Intel Core 2 Quad Q9705
  • File Size: 8 GB
  • OS: Windows 7

Alan Wake minimum requirements

  • Memory: 2 GB
  • Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce 205
  • CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo Q6867
  • File Size: 8 GB
  • OS: Windows XP SP2

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Can I Run Alan Wake?

The cheapest graphics card you can play it on is an NVIDIA GeForce 205. But, according to the developers the recommended graphics card is an NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT. You will need at least 8 GB of free disk space to install Alan Wake. To play Alan Wake you will need a minimum CPU equivalent to an Intel Core 2 Duo Q6867. Whereas, an Intel Core 2 Quad Q9705 is recommended in order to run it. Alan Wake system requirements state that you will need at least 2 GB of RAM. If possible, make sure your have 4 GB of RAM in order to run Alan Wake to its full potential.

Alan Wake Remastered

Remedy Entertainment has announced Alan Wake Remastered, due out for release on October 5.

Alan Wake will run on PC system with Windows XP SP2 and upwards.

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Alan Wake Details

Alan Wake System Requirements

Player Count

51 Players (Last 24 Hours)

Review Score

83 / 100


Via Steam


Remedy Entertainment


Remedy Entertainment


Action Adventure FPS

Alan Wake Release Date

16th of February 2012

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What is Alan Wake?

A Dark Presence stalks the small town of Bright Falls, pushing Alan Wake to the brink of sanity in his fight to unravel the mystery and save his love.

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