Street Fighter X Tekken PC Technical Review



Product: Street Fighter X Tekken PC
Company: Capcom Entertainment, Inc.
Author: Sean Ridgeley
Editor: Charles Oliver
Date: May 22nd, 2012

Introduction, setup, requirements

Capcom was once yet another publisher infamous for its shoddy ports from console to PC, but in recent years has seen the light, so to speak, and begun taking great care with each and every release on our beloved platform. The most recent example of this fortitude: Street Fighter X Tekken, a fighter throwing two famous casts together into one complete experience. In this review I'll be looking at exactly how it fares, technically speaking.

Test Setup

  • Processor: AMD Phenom II X6 1055T 2.8GHz 6-Core
  • Memory: Corsair XMS3 8GB DDR3-1600
  • Graphics: XFX Radeon HD 6950 2GB
  • Resolution: 1680x1050

System Requirements

  • Minimum at 800x600 resolution @ 30FPS:
    • OS: Windows XP
    • Processor: Intel Dual Core 1.8GHz (or higher) or AMD Athlon II X2 (or higher)
    • Memory: 1GB (or higher)
    • Hard Disk Space: 10GB of free space
    • Video Card: nVidia GF6600 (or higher) or ATi X1600 (or higher) with 256MB of RAM
    • DirectX®: 9.0c
    • Sound: DirectSound compatible, DirectX 9.0c (or higher) compatible
    • Other Requirements: Online play requires software installation of and log-in to Games For Windows - LIVE
  • Recommended at 1280x720 resolution @ 60FPS:
    • OS: Windows Vista, 7
    • Processor: Intel Core2 Duo 2.60GHz (or higher) or AMD Phenom II X2 (or higher)
    • Memory: 2GB
    • Hard Disk Space: 10GB of free space
    • Video Card: nVidia GF8800 (or higher) or ATi X1950 (or higher) with 512MB of RAM
    • DirectX®: 9.0c
    • Sound: DirectSound compatible, DirectX 9.0c (or higher) compatible

With that out of the way, let's dig in and see what we’re really getting.