Battlefield Hardline PC requirements announced

EA Games has revealed the Battlefield Hardline PC requirements in a post on Origin.
 
Just ahead of the Battlefield Hardline open beta, EA Games has dropped the minimum and recommended PC specs for the upcoming FPS.
 
The minimum PC system requirements are as follows:
OS: Windows Vista SP2 64-bit (with KB971512 update)
Processor: Athlon II/Phenom II 2.8 GHz, Intel Core i3/i5 2.4GHz
Memory: 4GB RAM
Graphics Card: ATI Radeon HD 5770 (1GB), Nvidia GeForce GTX 260 (896MB)
Hard Drive: 60GB
DirectX 11
 
Whereas the recommended PC system requirements are these:
OS: Windows 64-bit (with KB971512 update)
Processor: Intel quad-core CPU, AMD six-core CPU
Memory: 8GB RAM
Graphics Card: AMD RAdeon R9 290, Nvidia GeForce GTX 760
Graphics Memory: 3GB
Hard Drive: 60GB
DirectX 11
 
Related: How to download the Battlefield Hardline multiplayer beta
 
EA Games also suggested that anyone running the Battlefield Hardline multiplayer beta on a PC with 4GB of RAM or less may have issues.
 
“Machines with 4GB of RAM or less may experience issues in the Battlefield Hardline open beta, as gameplay performance for lower-end PCs is still being optimised. We suggest you close all other applications while playing the game”, reads the Origin post.
 
Battlefield Hardline will be released on PS4, Xbox One, PC, Xbox 360 and PS3 on March 20.
 
Pre-order perks for the Digital Deluxe Edition on PC including 10 Gold Battlepacks, which give you an assortment of weapons, gear and customisation options.