The Witness System Requirements

The Witness System Requirements - full specs, system checker and the gaming PC setup you need.

The Witness minimum requirements

  • Memory: 4 GB
  • Graphics Card: Intel HD 4000
  • CPU: Intel Pentium 4 1.80GHz
  • File Size: 5 GB
  • OS: Windows 7

The Witness recommended specs

  • Memory: 8 GB
  • Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780
  • CPU: Intel Pentium 4 4.00GHz
  • File Size: 5 GB
  • OS: Windows 7

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Can I Run The Witness?

The minimum memory requirement for The Witness is 4 GB of RAM installed in your computer. If possible, make sure your have 8 GB of RAM in order to run The Witness to its full potential. To play The Witness you will need a minimum CPU equivalent to an Intel Pentium 4 1.80GHz. However, the developers recommend a CPU greater or equal to an Intel Pentium 4 4.00GHz to play the game. You will need at least 5 GB of free disk space to install The Witness. The cheapest graphics card you can play it on is an Intel HD 4000. Furthermore, an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 is recommended in order to run The Witness with the highest settings.

The Witness will run on PC system with Windows 7 and upwards. Additionally it has a Mac version.

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The Witness System Requirements PC Graph - Can I Run The Witness
The Witness System Requirements - Can You Run The Witness?

The Witness Mac OS system requirements (minimum)

  • Memory:4 GB
  • Graphics Card:Intel HD 4000
  • CPU:Intel Pentium 4 1.80GHz
  • File Size:5 GB
  • OS:10.11.6 (El Capitan)

The Witness Details

The Witness PC Specs

Player Count

103 Players (Last 24 Hours)

Review Score

87 / 100


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Thekla, Inc.


Indie Adventure

The Witness Release Date

26th of January 2016

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What is The Witness?

You wake up, alone, on a strange island full of puzzles that will challenge and surprise you.

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