Here are the system specifications recommended for a smooth playing experience with FINAL FANTASY XIV for Windows®.

FINAL FANTASY® XIV for Windows® - Recommended In-Game Settings

The following in-game settings are recommended to run the game smoothly.
Window Size and Display Mode 1280 x 720 (Windowed)
Ambient Occlusion OFF
Depth of Field ON
Shadow Detail Standard
Multisampling 4 x MSAA
Buffer Size Window Size
Texture Quality High
Texture Filtering High

FINAL FANTASY® XIV for Windows® Recommended System Specifications

Operating System Windows 7 32-bit / 64-bit *
Processor Intel® Core™ i7 (2.66 GHz) or faster
Memory 4 GB or more
Storage Install: 15 GB or more
Download: 6 GB or more
Video NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 460 with 768 MB VRAM or equivalent
Sound DirectSound® compatible sound card (DirectX® 9.0c or higher)
Internet Broadband Internet connection
Resolution 1280 x 720 or higher; 32-bit
DirectX® DirectX® 9.0c
Controls Mouse, Keyboard, Gamepad
* 64-bit operating systems will run in WoW64 (Windows on Windows 64) mode.
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-Please contact the relevant manufacturer for product information.
-Even if your PC meets these recommended specifications, compatibility issues with certain hardware, software, and driver combinations may prevent the game from running acceptably.
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