Analysis of TERA OBT System Requirements: Medium-end PC is Enough

  • Date: 01-07-2011 Views:

    KeyWords: Tera,OBT,system requirement,screenshot,Frogster Interactive,Bluehole Studio,pay to play

  • Summary: The MMORPG TERA, which is published by Korea-based NHN, has extremely dazzling and exquisite graphics. It was once reported that TERA was the best MMO in terms of graphics. However, we can see from TERA's official site that its PC system requirements are not high.

The MMORPG TERA, which is published by Korea-based NHN, has extremely dazzling and exquisite graphics. It was once reported that TERA was the best MMO in terms of graphics (TERA Ranked No. 1 in Graphics). However, we can see from TERA's official site that its PC system requirements are not high.

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Only Intel Pentium 4 is enough, which is the minimum requirement. Namely, even though your computer was purchased several years ago, it can still run the game. That's unbelievable! Next, let's take a look at more details!

The recommended system requirements shown on the official site:

  Basic Requirement Recommended Requirement
CPU 1 Intel Pentium 4 3.2G Intel Core2 DUO E6750 2.66G
CPU 2 AMD Athlon64 3200+ AMD Athlon 64 X2 6000+
RAM 2G 2G
Graphic Card 1 Geforce 7600GT Geforce 8800GT
Graphic Card 2 Radeon X1600XT Radeon HD 3870
DirectX DirectX 9.0c DirectX 9.0c
Hard Disk Space 25.0G 25.0G

From the above table, we can say the basic system requirements for TERA are quite acceptable. Nevertheless, will computers with such specifications really be able to run the game? Well, let's believe it, after all, the system requirements are announced through the official site.

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This report consists of the system requirements provided on the game's official site and some relevant game info. To some extent, whether the game can be run smoothly also depends on the network speed and many other factors.

Minimum Specifications

Minimum Requirement
CPU Intel Pentium 4 3.2G
RAM 2G
Graphic Card Geforce 7600GT

This list is purely out of date. Perhaps, players can only run the game but cannot fully experience it.

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Recommended Specifications

Recommended Requirement
CPU Intel Core 2 Duo (Socket 775)
RAM 4G
Graphic Card Geforce GTS250

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If you want to run the game more smoothly, please choose the following specifications:

Best Graphics Requirement

Best Graphics Requirement
CPU Intel i7 (Socket 1366)
RAM 4G
Graphic Card Geforce GTX470

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More Screenshots: Tera(JP) Latest Screenshots