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Stinger GT

How much money would i have to spend to able to play GTA IV?

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Stinger GT

So how much money would a computer cost that can run GTA IV at say around medium settings at decent FPS (30-40)?

I have a budget of around 400-550$.

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cp1dell

Sorry this doesn't directly answer your question, but in my opinion you shouldn't build a PC just for GTA IV. The game is poorly optimized, and hardware that can run it is such a hit or a miss. Some people have older builds and can run the game on max settings, while people with modern builds still struggle with tweaking the game to get acceptable performance.

 

You should just upgrade your PC whenever you feel it's necessary, and see how GTA IV runs on it. But that's just my take on it.

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unc13bud

buy cheap dual core machine with at least dual core @ 3ghz and 300 w power supply. add a gt 640 or hd 7750. that should play vanilla gta IV at medium settings at even 1920x1200

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