Quake Live System Requirements

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Quake Live recommended requirements

  • Memory: 2 GB
  • Graphics Card: ATI FireGL T2-128
  • CPU: Intel Core i5 750S
  • File Size: 2 GB
  • OS: Windows 7 or later

Quake Live minimum requirements

  • Memory: 1 GB
  • Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT
  • CPU: Intel Pentium 4 2.00GHz
  • File Size: 1 GB
  • OS: Windows 7 or later

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Can I Run Quake Live?

You will need at least 1 GB of free disk space to install Quake Live™. Make sure your have 2 GB of free disk space in order to install Quake Live™. To play Quake Live™ you will need a minimum CPU equivalent to an Intel Pentium 4 2.00GHz. However, the developers recommend a CPU greater or equal to an Intel Core i5 750S to play the game. The minimum memory requirement for Quake Live™ is 1 GB of RAM installed in your computer. Additionally, the game developers recommend somewhere around 2 GB of RAM in your system. The cheapest graphics card you can play it on is an NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT. Furthermore, an ATI FireGL T2-128 is recommended in order to run Quake Live™ with the highest settings.

Quake Live will run on PC system with Windows 7 or later and upwards.

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Quake Live Release Date

17th of September 2014

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What is Quake Live?

From the legendary series that founded the online shooter genre comes the most exciting, energetic, and fast-paced shooter on the Internet. Play against players around the world in over 100 arenas, and a dozen game modes, in one of the most competitive shooters online today. Welcome to Quake Live.

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