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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 July 27, 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
HP Pavilion
HP Pavilion
AMD Ryzen 5 3500
$775.00
$745.00
ASUS ROG Strix GA15DK
ASUS ROG Strix GA15DK
GA15DK-AS776
$1,847.97
$1,839.99
SkyTech Archangel
SkyTech Archangel
ST-Arch3.0-0038
$1,199.99
$1,179.02
SkyTech Blaze II
SkyTech Blaze II
ST-BLAZEII-0167
$1,109.99
OMEN 30L
OMEN 30L
1K0C3AA#ABA
$2,880.99
$2,499.99
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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 GMA888A5
CyberpowerPC GMA888A5
AMD Ryzen 3 3100
$705.99
ASUS PB60G-B5015ZD
ASUS PB60G-B5015ZD
Intel Core i5-8400T
$721.64
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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.