puppetworx wrote:You'll certainly be able to play Skyrim with a 4870 on medium settings. The latest mid range cards (7850 or 7870/GTX660 or Ti) will let you play with nearly everything maxed out and a 2GB card will let you use the high resolution texture pack. Not necessary but definitely enjoyable.
The high-res pack works fine on a 1GB card. (｀・ω・´)
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