Sims 3 [PC]
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Sims 3 PC Release date
EU Release Date:
Jun-05-2009
US Release Date:
Jun-02-2009
AU Release Date:
Jun-04-2009
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Genre
Sandbox
Theme
Social
Sims 3 is available on PC
Downloadable Content
Sims 3 is intiailly released as a download. It is usually an expansion pack so check to see if you need a main game before getting this. Sims 3 may be released in the shops at a later stage
Back of the Box
Create over a million unique Sims and control their lives. Customize everything from their appearances, to their personalities and even the home of their dreams. Then, send your Sims out to explore new locations around town and to meet other Sims in the neighborhood.
Go online to download exclusive content and show off your own creations to the world. With all-new quick challenges and rewarding game play, The Sims 3 gives you the freedom to choose whether (or not!) to fulfill your Sims’ destinies and make their wishes come true.
Theres more to your Sims lives in The Sims 3. Enjoy the challenge of short-term and long-term goals and then reap the rewards! Based on personality traits, skills, and career choice, your Sims have short and long term Wishes that provide constant, fun challenges—things to do and achieve.
Design and build homes with complete freedom to customize everything from your Sims home, to their furniture, clothing and more. Enjoy infinite possibilities to stylize your Sims belongings with the all-new Create-A-Style tool.

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Sims 3 System Requirements
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HDD Space
GD Verdict
Minimum Requirements
1 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 2
Win Xp 32
DX 9
7.5 GB
FPS
GD Adjusted Requirements
2 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 4
Win Xp 32
DX 9
7.5 GB
FPS
Average Frames Per Second
Low Setting
Premium Only FPS
Medium Setting
Premium Only FPS
High Setting
Premium Only FPS
Ultra Setting
Premium Only FPS
Sims 3 Gamer Feedback Results
  • Mac OS
    Yes 71%
    No 29%
    Console Port
    Yes 17%
    No 83%
    Bindable Mouse Btns
    Yes
    PC Optimised
    Yes 91%
    No 9%
  • Sandbox Quality
    Great 63%
    Oculus Support
    No
    Frame per Sec Cap
    No 71%
    What People Will Pay
    $17
  • AMD optimised
    Yes 75%
    No 25%
    Nvidia optimised
    Yes 83%
    No 17%
    Game too Buggy
    No 70%
    Yes 30%
    Good on Low graphics
    Yes 86%
    No 14%
  • Upgrade PC for this
    Yes 40%
    No 60%
    Good Surround Sound
    Yes 100%
    Replayability
    Yes
    5.6 / 10
    Time to Complete
    68 hours
  • Best Control Scheme
    Mouse 100%
    Game Difficulty
    Moderate 67%
    Sli/Crossfire Support
    Yes
    Non-skip Cutscenes
    No 71%
  • Anytime Quick Save
    Yes
    Worth Getting
    Yes 78%
    No 22%
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Avg Member Score
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AgentMoh
16:57 Sep-20-2014
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may I run

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joaoppecurto
14:20 Oct-14-2014
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You can very easily max this with your resolution.

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nickwroten
05:50 Sep-16-2014
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can i run this my rez is 1366x768

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anmolsajwan
05:56 Sep-16-2014
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Man, the optimization of the game is good so i think you can surely run at 768p, high/ultra settings should be smooth at 768p.

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RemisRO
23:23 Sep-13-2014
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Can i run it on High?

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mertyyy
11:07 Sep-10-2014
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can i run it?

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Marsigne
22:27 Sep-06-2014
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What settings with at least constant 60+ fps?

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joaoppecurto
14:21 Oct-14-2014
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Maybe medium settings

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jayman9812
23:42 Jul-29-2014
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Could i run this game?

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Androidous
03:28 Aug-04-2014
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Max 60+FPS

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jayman9812
22:43 Aug-04-2014
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thanks

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GratedFurball
21:19 Jul-27-2014
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Would I be able to run this game?

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Visupoint
11:51 Jul-28-2014
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Yes on Ultra with everything on

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GratedFurball
14:34 Jul-28-2014
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Even if my cpu is a Athlon II x4 760k black edition or an i3 or is i3 not good?
Also if I paired the athlon processor with a gtx 650 would it be good or should I upgrade the processor to the AMD Fx-6300 with the gtx 650?

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RollingWolfe
06:35 Jul-28-2014
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Can it at least get 25fps idc about settings

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Androidous
21:07 Aug-18-2014
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you can go 60 on medium, i had that processor, worked miracles out of it

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OfficialHecktiq
12:08 Jul-07-2014
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Can I run this on max settings at a decent framerate

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getright00
16:08 Jul-07-2014
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You have a monster rig, you can run it on ULTRA SETTINGS with 80-90 FPS… :D EnJoY

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BadassWalrus
19:42 Jun-24-2014
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Can i run it? Thanks

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reapr56
20:47 Jun-24-2014
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yes , i would say low settings ;)
cheers mate

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BadassWalrus
03:53 Jun-25-2014
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Thanks man. Could i run it + night life and generations? :D

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