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asyraf03
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎01-10-2013

Can't play battlefield on windows 8

I'm using windows 8 I have install battlefield but I cannot play it

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XSV_NiTEMARE
Posts: 3,900
Registered: ‎09-17-2012

Re: Can't play battlefield on windows 8

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Hi there asyraf03!

 

Make sure you have all the latest content/drivers before you launch the game. Also, here is the recommended specs for Battlefield 3:

 

Battlefield 3 System Requirements

Battlefield 3 is powered by the Frostbite 2.0 engine, which is based on the previous Frostbite 1.5, which powered Bad Company 2. The new engine brings a lot of visual improvements and a lot of optimizations as well. However, please note that Battlefield 3 won’t support DirecX 9, meaning it won’t run on Windows XP.

 

Minimum requirements for Battlefield 3

OS: Windows Vista or Windows 7

Processor: Core 2 Duo 2.4 GHz or Althon X2 2.7 GHz

RAM: 2GB

Graphic Card: DirectX 10 or 11 compatible Nvidia or AMD ATI card, ATI Radeon 3870 or higher, Nvidia GeForce 8800 GT or higher.

Graphics Card Memory: 512 MB

Sound Card: DirectX compatibl sound card

Hard Drive: 15 GB for disc version or 10 GB for digital version

Recommended system requirements for Battlefield 3

OS: Windows 7 64-bit

Processor: Quad-core Intel or AMD CPU

RAM: 4GB

Graphics Card: DirectX 11 Nvidia or AMD ATI card, Nvidia GeForce GTX 560 or ATI Radeon 6950.

Graphics Card Memory: 1 GB

Sound Card: DirectX compatibl sound card

Hard Drive: 15 GB for disc version or 10 GB for digital version

Problem 1: Battle Field 3 Windows Compatibility

Solution: Battlefield 3 will be compatible with Windows 7 or Vista, as they're only using DirectX10 and 11 (sadly, no Windows XP support).

*For Offline or Single Player User

 


- With kind regards, Timmie.

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jockedcross98
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎01-10-2013

Re: Can't play battlefield on windows 8

I have the same problem but i dont know hos to fix it!

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85punkrock
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎03-17-2013

Re: Can't play battlefield on windows 8

I have an Intel i7 quadcore, 1 GB Radeon, 2 TB HD, 8 GB RAM running Windows 8 (64 bit).  I was able download Battlefield 3 but when I try to install it never does.  I can keep my computer on for days and Origin just says "installing".   I recently re-installed Win8 and previously had Battlefield installed, but even then it never worked.  This time around I can't even get it to install.  I did have an error regarding DirectX once when trying to install.  I was so looking forward to playing this game...

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ivan0888
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎03-20-2013

Re: Can't play battlefield on windows 8

mee too, i cant even install battlefield 3 premium on windows 8 64bit, my laptops spec, intel core i7, geforce gt650m SLI, 1 tb harddrive, 8gb ddr3

 

hope any solution, thanks before :smileysad: