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Thursday, February 02, 2006

QUAKE 4 [for Mac] Requirements Set

IMG News:
The final system requirements for the upcoming shooter, QUAKE 4, have been finalized, according to a note from Aspyr Media this morning. The long-awaited sequel to QUAKE II, QUAKE 4 enlists gamers in the role of Matthew Kane, a member of the legendary Rhino Squad, to penetrate deep into the heart of the Strogg war machine and engage in a series of heroic missions to destroy the barbaric alien race.

Operating System: Mac OS X 10.3.9 or later
CPU Processor: PowerPC G4/G5 or Intel chipset
CPU Speed: 1.67 GHz or faster
Memory: 512 MB or higher
Hard Disk Space: 3 GB free disk space
Video Card (ATI): Radeon 9600 or better*
Video Card (NVidia): GeForce 6600 or better*
Video Memory (VRam): 64 MB or higher
Media Required: DVD Drive
Multiplayer: Internet (TCP/IP) and LAN (TCP/IP) play supported.
Internet play requires broadband connection.

* Supported Video cards: NVIDIA GeForce 6600, 6800, 7800, ATI Radeon 9600, 9650, 9700, 9800, X600, X800, X850, X1600

QUAKE 4 is set to ship in March 2005 and is currently available for pre-order at
I'll have to grab a copy of this, as I've played it on both the PC and Xbox 360, and it will be a good comparison to see how the iMac Core Duo stacks up.
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