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Best PCs for ARMA: Cold War Assault

ARMA: Cold War Assault is a strategy game released in 2011. Bohemia Interactive's debut game published by Codemasters as Operation Flashpoint in 2001, became genre-defining combat military simulation and the No. 1 bestselling PC game around the world and has won many international awards, including “Game of The Year” and “Best Action Game”. Over 2 million copies have been sold since its release.

System Requirements

Updated on October 16, 2021.

Minimum
  • OS: Windows XP or Windows Vista or Windows 7
  • Processor: Intel Pentium II 500 MHz or AMD Athlon 600 MHz
  • Memory: 128MB RAM
  • Graphics: DirectX 8.1 compatible 3D graphics card with 16MB RAM
  • DirectX®: DirectX 8.1
  • Hard Drive: 800MB free space
  • Sound: OpenAL sound compatible audiocard (DirectX via compatibility switch)
Recommended
  • OS: Windows XP or Windows Vista or Windows 7
  • Processor: Intel Dual-core 2.4GHz or AMD Dual-core Athlon 2.5GHz
  • Memory: 1GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA Geforce 8600GT or ATI Radeon 3650 or faster with 256MB VRAM
  • DirectX®: DirectX 9.0c
  • Hard Drive: 1 GB free space
  • Sound: OpenAL sound compatible audiocard (DirectX via compatibility switch)

ARMA: Cold War Assault Computer Requirements

The system requirements are lightweight; almost any new computers will work for playing A:CWA.

Every new PC meets the RAM requirement of 1gb, though 0.1gb is enough to meet the minimum requirements.

The game demands nearly no disk space.

Best Gaming PCs for A:CWA

These computers meet the recommended system requirements and let you enjoy the game on high graphics settings without lag and stutter.

CyberpowerPC GXiVR8060A10
CyberpowerPC GXiVR8060A10
Intel Core i5-10400F
$949.99
$922.99
OMEN 30L
OMEN 30L
1K0C3AA#ABA
$2,640.00
$2,499.99
CyberpowerPC GXiVR8060A11
CyberpowerPC GXiVR8060A11
Intel Core i5-11400F
$1,029.99
iBUYPOWER Pro
iBUYPOWER Pro
208i
$1,429.99
$1,349.99
SkyTech Shadow 3.0
SkyTech Shadow 3.0
ST-SHADOW-0183
$1,699.99
HP Pavilion
HP Pavilion
AMD Ryzen 5 3500
$757.98
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Budget PCs for A:CWA

These cheaper options meet the minimum system requirements stated by the developer. You may need to lower the graphics settings or the in-game resolution to run the game smoothly.

CyberpowerPC GXi8800A4
CyberpowerPC GXi8800A4
Intel Core i3-10105F
$659.99
CyberpowerPC Gamer Master
CyberpowerPC Gamer Master
GMA8840CPGV5
$722.92
iBUYPOWER Mini
iBUYPOWER Mini
AMD Ryzen 3 3100
$699.99
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These recommendations are based on technical details and requirements. We can't guarantee that the game will run on every computer.