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What are the minimum system requirements for 12.04 LTS?

Sir, I am a LINUX beginner. I want to use ubuntu 12.04 desktop version on my system. So I want to know the minimum system and internet requirements. I have WINDOWS XP SP2, 1GB of RAM, 160GB HD and a 256kbps bandwidth dial up connection. Are these enough to use ubuntu 12.04 desktop?? Please let me know.

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marked as duplicate by Tom Brossman, Anwar Shah, Mitch, Mark Rooney, Eliah Kagan Sep 2 '12 at 13:10

This question was marked as an exact duplicate of an existing question.

According to Ubuntu the requirements for Ubuntu Desktop are,

1. 700 MHz processor (about Intel Celeron or better)
2. 512 MiB RAM (system memory)
3. 5 GB of hard-drive space (or USB stick, memory card or external drive but see LiveCD for an alternative approach)
4. VGA capable of 1024x768 screen resolution
5. Either a CD/DVD drive or a USB port for the installer media
6. Internet access is helpful 

For requirements for other types are give here.

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