If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy.

FM 2012 system requirements

Four-speed DVD drive.

The Football Manager 2012 minimum system requirements for PC and Mac have been confirmed.

The oldest supported graphics cards are from 2003: the Nvidia FX 5900 Ultra, ATI Radeon 9800 and Intel 82915G/82910GL.

You'll need a four-speed DVD drive.

The minimum system requirements, courtesy of the SI Games forum:

PC Hardware Requirements:

  • OS - Windows XP/Vista/W7
  • Processor - XP : 1.4GHz or Faster; Vista/W7 : 2.0GHz or Faster
  • Supported Processors: Intel Pentium 4, Intel Core, AMD Athlon
  • Memory - XP : 512MB RAM; Vista/W7 : 1.0GB RAM
  • Hard Drive Space - 2GB
  • DVD-Drive - 4x Speed
  • Video Card - 128MB.
  • Supported Chipsets - Nvidia FX 5900 Ultra or greater; ATI Radeon 9800 or greater; Intel 82915G/82910GL or greater.
  • Earlier cards may only display 2D Match Viewer Mode and are not supported. Laptop versions of these chipsets may work but are not supported.
  • Sound Card - DirectX 9.0c compatible
  • DirectX - Version 9.0c (included)
  • LAN - TCP/IP compliant
  • Input - Keyboard, Mouse.

Mac Hardware Requirements:

  • OS - OS X 10.5.8/10.6.x or higher
  • Processor - Intel Processor
  • Video Card - Nvidia Geforce 7300 GT or greater; ATI Radeon X1600 or greater.
Footy-age.

Will you support Eurogamer?

We want to make Eurogamer better, and that means better for our readers - not for algorithms. You can help! Become a supporter of Eurogamer and you can view the site completely ad-free, as well as gaining exclusive access to articles, podcasts and conversations that will bring you closer to the team, the stories, and the games we all love. Subscriptions start at £3.99 / $4.99 per month.

About the Author

Robert Purchese avatar

Robert Purchese

Senior Staff Writer

Bertie is senior staff writer and Eurogamer's Poland-and-dragons correspondent. He's part of the furniture here, a friendly chair, and reports on all kinds of things, the stranger the better.

Comments

More News

Latest Articles

Supporters Only

Eurogamer.net logo

Buy things with globes on them

And other lovely Eurogamer merch in our official store!

Eurogamer.net Merch