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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AMD CPU
Nvidia GPU
AMD GPU
RAM
OS
Direct X
HDD Space
GD Verdict
Minimum Requirements
1 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 2
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 100%
    Console Port
    No 100%
    Bindable Mouse Btns
    Yes
    PC Optimised
    Yes 100%
  • Sandbox Quality
    Great 75%
    Oculus Support
    No
    Frame per Sec Cap
    No 100%
    What People Will Pay
    $17
  • AMD optimised
    Yes 67%
    No 33%
    Nvidia optimised
    Yes 75%
    No 25%
    Game too Buggy
    No 80%
    Yes 20%
    Good on Low graphics
    Yes 67%
    No 33%
  • Upgrade PC for this
    Yes 33%
    No 67%
    Good Surround Sound
    Yes 100%
    Replayability
    Yes
    6 / 10
    Time to Complete
    100 hours
  • Best Control Scheme
    Mouse 100%
    Game Difficulty
    Moderate 100%
    Sli/Crossfire Support
    Yes
    Non-skip Cutscenes
    No 75%
  • Anytime Quick Save
    Yes
    Worth Getting
    Yes 100%
8.1

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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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cloudray
14:03 Apr-14-2014
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can i run it? :D

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guinea
22:46 Jun-17-2014
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You might get by on low settings for 20-?? fps

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Jartsoniitti
20:55 Apr-12-2014
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Can I run this?

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guinea
22:47 Jun-17-2014
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Yes on low to medium settings for 20-60+ fps the sims is a pretty easy game to run but it can get little laggy if you have a more standard rig

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thatboyroger
01:31 Apr-01-2014
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Could I run this with playable fps

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ricerocketlondon1
03:06 Jun-26-2014
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I would say on low with like 17 fps as the average i would recommend an upgrade

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thatboyroger
22:26 Jun-26-2014
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yeah well thanks anyways :)

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thatboyroger
20:16 Mar-16-2014
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What do you guys think of m y test rig.

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imacg32007
16:47 Mar-16-2014
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Will i have any trouble running this?

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jinkyjinks
19:51 Jul-10-2014
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probably on low setting and 1024X768 res
u will got 15-28 Fps

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thatboyroger
00:34 Mar-09-2014
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Can I run it

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harrison27
10:23 Mar-02-2014
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Is installing expansion pack cause lag?

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jinkyjinks
19:52 Jul-10-2014
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nope dude. works well on me

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PatiPC
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what can my pc run with all expansion packs???
settings and fps

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Ace19050
15:27 Feb-21-2014
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Dude, with that rig I'm pretty sure max and OVER 9000! FPS

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