The Descendant System Requirements

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The Descendant recommended requirements

  • Memory: 6 GB
  • Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce 256
  • CPU: Intel Core i5-4400E
  • File Size: 12 GB
  • OS: Windows 7

The Descendant minimum requirements

  • Memory: 4 GB
  • Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT
  • CPU: Intel Core i3-330E
  • File Size: 12 GB
  • OS: Windows Vista+

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Can I Run The Descendant?

An Intel Core i3-330E CPU is required at a minimum to run The Descendant. Whereas, an Intel Core i5-4400E is recommended in order to run it. You will need at least 12 GB of free disk space to install The Descendant. Provided that you have at least an NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT graphics card you can play the game. But, according to the developers the recommended graphics card is an NVIDIA GeForce 256. The Descendant system requirements state that you will need at least 4 GB of RAM. Additionally, the game developers recommend somewhere around 6 GB of RAM in your system.

The Descendant will run on PC system with Windows Vista+ and upwards. Additionally it has a Mac version.

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The Descendant Mac OS system requirements (minimum)

  • Memory:4 GB
  • Graphics Card:Intel Iris 6100
  • CPU:Intel Core i5-4400E
  • File Size:12 GB
  • OS:OS X 10.10

The Descendant Details

The Descendant System Requirements

Player Count

11 Players (Last 24 Hours)

Review Score

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The Descendant Release Date

24th of March 2016

What is The Descendant?

In THE DESCENDANT, the end of the world is only the start. With what remains of humanity protected in underground Ark facilities, your mission is to keep survivors alive, while discovering a far greater conspiracy buried within Ark-01.

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