black ops 2

Well, a bit bad news for gamers. If you haven’t upgraded your PC since 2006, you might need to upgrade it now in order to play Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 on it.

Treyarch has revealed minimum system requirements of COD: Black Ops 2 at official game site. So directly the thing is that you can’t run this game on Windows XP you would have to upgrade it in order to play the game.

The Black Ops 2 developers said, “We’ve improved the way the engine handles multiple threads. Additionally, we moved the engine from DX9 to DX11. The DX11 API is leaner than DX9 and requires less CPU time to do the same amount of work. It is important to point out that this benefits the entire range of supported GPUs, not just DX11 hardware. We have also added more ‘quality vs performance’ options than ever before so you can customize your experience to either run faster or to satisfy your taste in eye candy, Black Ops II PC features enhanced lighting, shadows, antialiasing, bloom, depth of field, ambient occlusion, and other enhanced effects that are still in the works. And the game can run at higher resolutions and higher Framerates on the PC.”

Check the minimum PC Specifications below:

  • Operating System: Windows Vista SP2 or Windows 7
  • CPU: Intel Core2 Duo E8200 2.66 GHz or AMD Phenom X3 8750 2.4 GHz
  • RAM: 2GB for 32-bit OS or 4GB for 64-bit OS
  • Video Card: NVidia GeForce 8800GT 512 MB or ATI Radeon HD 3870 512 MB

Black Ops 2 releasing in November for PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox360.