The most graphically demanding PC games of 2021

The improvement of computer components over the last decade has meant that PC games have taken advantage to a greater extent than ever before. The competency of computer components is tested to the limits through some of the PC games which are very demanding. It has take a look at some of the top PC games which demand a lot from the PC:

Metro Exodus

Metro Exodus is a game that comes with the much talked about support for real-time ray tracing tech. As a result, it is one of the few games is able to extract the complete potential out of the graphics card line-up from Nvidia. It is essential for computers that have a lower spec to run this game in the lowest possible setting. Even then, the frame rate may not be so good. For example, the Nvidia GTX 1070, which is an awesome card, is barely able to keep up 60 FPS at the lowest setting.

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

This is a title that released in 2016, but it managed to set a new benchmark for the technology and graphics quality. Even now, the game is one of the most demanding out there. In order to get the best out of this game with high texture settings, computer has to possess at least 6 GB of RAM. This is before you get to the graphics card, which has to be at least GTX 1080.

Hitman 2

The second generation of Hitman could just be the most attractive yet. It managed to bring in outstanding visual features and eye-catching detail – elements that request of the best out of the graphics and computer. You cannot simply imagine running this game without having a 4 GB graphics card. Even then, you would need a ton of processing power and memory to keep up with the demanding title. Even though it is possible to run the game in 4K, the specifications will go up even further and you will need at least a RTX 2080Ti.

Far Cry 5

This is the fifth iteration of the popular first-person shooting game from Ubisoft. It manages to encompass stunning scenery that will provide a sense of freedom like never before. However, the PC had to have outstanding components in order to run the game on decent resolution and with close to 60 FPS. In order to meet these specifications, a high-end card of at least GTX 1080 is required along with i7 processor and more than 16 GB of memory.

Project CARS 2

Widely regarded as one of the best driving games out there, Project CARS 2 is a massive step up from the predecessor. Before getting into the graphic card requirements, gamers will be astonished to know that the title requires at least 50 GB to install on a PC. Now, the graphics requirements are even greater with the game requiring a GTX 1080 card to run just on 1080p – forget about 4K.