Battlefield 3 System Requirements Are Still in Beta

Battlefield 3's beta is right around the corner, but your arm-chair soldiers might still be wondering which platform you'll be playing the game on. DICE has already spoken at length about the PC's lead in development, but that the PS3 will follow closely behind. Still, the fact remains that the ultimate Battlefield 3 experience will be in its 64 player multiplayer maps.

The public beta will put this decision to rest and if you're hoping to try the game out on your PC, here are the stats you need to know:

Minimum System Requirements

OS: Windows Vista (Service Pack 2) 32-bit
Processor: 2 GHz Dual Core (Core 2 Duo 2.4 GHz or Athlon X2 2.7 GHz)
Memory: 2 GB
Hard Drive: 20 GB
Graphics Card (AMD): DirectX 10.1 Compatible with 512 MB RAM (ATI Radeon 3000, 4000, 5000 or 6000 SERIES, with ATI RADEON 3870 or higher performance)
Graphics Card (Nvidia): DirectX 10.0 compatible with 512 MB RAM (Nvidia Geforce 8, 9, 200, 300, 400 or 500 series with Nvidia Geforce 8800 GT or higher performance)
Sound Card: DirectX compatible
Keyboard and Mouse
DVD-ROM Drive

Recommended System Requirements

OS: Windows 7 64-bit
Processor: Quad-core CPU
Memory: 4 GB
Hard Drive: 20 GB
Graphics Card: DirectX 11 compatible with 1024 MB RAM (Nvidia Geforce GTX 560 or ATI Radeon 6950)
Sound Card: DirectX compatible
Keyboard and Mouse
DVD-ROM Drive

Well, are you ready to enter battle? Sound-off on which platform you'll be playing the beta on in the comments.