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Most Suitable PC Specification for Windows 8

June 25, 2013

Want to upgrade your old computer to Windows 8, be sure to have the minimum specification.


Criteria Minimum Recommended
Processor 1 GHz

x86 or x64 architecture

X64 architecture
RAM x86 edition: 1 GB

x64 edition: 2 GB

4 GB
Graphics Card DirectX 9 Graphics Device

WDDM 1.0 or higher driver

DirectX 10 Graphics Device
Display Screen 1024 × 768 pixels 1366 × 768 pixels
Input Device Keyboard and Mouse Multi-touch display screen
Hard Disk Space x86 edition: 16 GB

x64 edition: 20 GB

Other   USB 3.0 port

UEFI v2.3.1 Errata B with Microsoft Windows Certification Authority in its database

Trusted Platform Module (TPM)

Internet connectivity

Tablet PCs

Graphics Card DirectX 10 graphics device

WDDM 1,2 or higher driver

Storage 10 GB free space
Standard Buttons Power, Rotation lock, Windows key, Volume
Screen Touchscreen supporting a minimum of 5-point

Resolution at least 1024 × 768 pixel

Minimum native color depths is 32-bits

Camera Minimum 720p
Ambient Light Sensor 1-30k lux capable with dynamic range of 5-60k
Accelerometer 3 axes with data rates at or above 50 Hz
USB 2.0 At least one controller and exposed port
Connection Wi-Fi

Bluetooth 4.0 + LE (Low Energy

Other Speaker




Assisted GPS


Source: Wikipedia


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