Everyday there are new Publishing houses and Game developers announcing new releases, and amidst the Pandemic the e-sports community is on a rise like never before. The modern games require top of the line specifications to run the games at their peak performance. This only goes to say that upcoming games are going to have far more better and immersive gaming experience than what was available a decade ago and we have compiled a list of Best PC Games Under 8GB RAM for you.
For any mid tier PC Build, the basic specifications are anywhere between an i5 9th generation to i7 10th generation; GTX 1050ti to GTX 1660ti and have a RAM varying from 8GB to 16GB. This may sound really good, but honestly the modern games are very demanding and this build will only be able to run them at the bare minimum.
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The games which a mid tier PC build can enjoy to its full potential are the games which were released a while ago. The following is the list of games and how they perform on PC builds with 8GB of RAM or less(in a few cases).
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The game has been developed and published by Epic Games in 2017. Since its roll out the game has been a great success; due to the optimised settings the game uses; it’s very easy to play the game on almost any device with 4GB RAM or more; and have a dedicated VRAM of 2GB or more. The graphics in the game are not realistic; instead the creators use animations to make the gameplay far more immersive and engaging.
The game has been developed and published by Riot Games in 2019. Since its roll out the game instantly grabbed the attention of every gamer; as it’s a one of a kind first person shooting game. The game is highly optimised; meaning that anyone and everyone can download and run the game. The game requires a minimum 4GB RAM or more and 1GB VRAM or more to run the game. The game caught attention of every gamer as the developers instead of making the game realistic; focused on using the animations to make the game come of on a different league altogether.
We all have heard or played this game at some point in our life, the game is so popular that it even had a mobile counterpart too. The game made a debut in the gaming market in 2016 and it instantly grew to fame. This is because, the game featured both third person and first person shooting perspective. Back in 2016 everyone was focusing on either first person or third person only, but mixing both of them got amazing results evidently. The game features very realistic graphics and the every detail and game physics has been taken into account. The game would require the user to have a minimum of 8GB RAM and 4GB VRAM or more to run this game.
The game came out in 2018 and it’s a mix of Racing and Open World game. The game allows the users to have a first hand experience of raw power and brute force of V-12, V-16 and other equivalent engines. It should also be noted that the game has compatibility with Driving force steering wheel and Pedals, which make the entire experience far more worth it. The game has very realistic graphics and this is the kind of game which takes into account every little detail; thus it requires a minimum of 8GB RAM and 4GB VRAM to operate. Overall, this game is a must have if you are a petrol head.
The game came out in 2015 and when I say that this game takes time to master, I mean it. The game has one of the best game physics there is; it takes into account every little detail and makes it as real as it can get on a virtual platform. The game has decent graphics, but immaculate game physics. It was developed and published by Ubisoft, and is available on Consoles too. The game requires a minimum of 6GB RAM and 2GB VRAM to function.
6. Grand Theft Auto 5 (GTA 5)
The game came out in 2013 and has been the talk of the town ever since. It has everything and more that a gamer can ask for. Talk about having a great storyline and a gameplay that leaves the user to come back for more of it everyday. This game ticks all these details. The game uses the animations very beautifully to give a very fun and engaging gaming experience. A minimum of 4GB RAM and 4GB VRAM is required to run this game.
This is the latest instalment in the Assassin Creed’s series, and they hype for this game was worth it. It offers an amazing story line to the users and gives them a choice between the main characters. The game overall has a similar story line as that of its predecessors, but this time the graphics are far more superior and realistic. The game requires a minimum of 8GB RAM and 2GB VRAM to run.
8. FIFA 21
The latest instalment in FIFA series is the FIFA 21, it is a football simulation game and allows the user to choose from various modes in the game and play against the AI (artificial intelligence) or with other players online. With each instalment the developer has made sure that they provide the user with more realistic and better graphics and gameplay. It should be taken into account that the latest instalment runs on a minimum of 8GB RAM and 2GB VRAM.
9. NBA 2K21
NBA 2K21 is the latest instalment in the NBA series, it is a basketball simulation game and allows the user to choose from various game modes and play against AI (artificial intelligence) or with other player online. The developers have made sure with every new instalment that the user gets a better hands-on experience with the game and can utilise every little detail in the game to its full potential. The game runs on a minimum of 4GB RAM and 1GB VRAM.
COD: Warzone is the latest instalment in the COD franchise and it is a first person shooting game. The game is played online against other players; and it allows the user to play on cross platforms. The game has realistic and immersive graphics, it also takes into account every little detail and makes sure that the game physics is accounted for at all times. The minimum requirements to run the game are 8GB RAM and 4GB VRAM. The game is very graphic intensive.