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Are your Sims ready for the time of their lives? Heading off to university opens up new opportunities, from social connections to career growth. From class activities to major-specific objects, your Sim will find new ways to learn! And university isn’t just about hitting the books. Join a protest, flirt at a bonfire party—there’s a lot to learn outside of lectures at the student union. With new locations like the bowling alley and SimBurger to explore, and new activities like juice pong and spray painting murals to enjoy, your Sims are sure to have the time of their lives!
Sims 3: University Life System Requirements
9 Jan 2013 - Specs reviewed

Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Win Xp 32
  • Processor: Intel Pentium 4 2.0GHz / AMD Athlon XP 2000+
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon Xpress 1200 Series or NVIDIA GeForce 6200
  • System Memory: 1.5 GB RAM
  • Storage: 3.5 GB Hard drive space
  • DirectX 9 Compatible Graphics Card
 

Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Win Xp 32
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo E4400 2.0GHz / AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 4000+
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 5550 1024MB or NVIDIA GeForce GT 330
  • System Memory: 3 GB RAM
  • Storage: 3.5 GB Hard drive space
PC System Analysis For Sims 3: University Life Requirements
Your PC will need a graphics card thats as powerful as a GeForce GT 330/Radeon HD 5550 1024MB and it should be paired with either a Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 4000+/Core 2 Duo E4400 2.0GHz CPU to match the Sims 3: University Life recommended system specs. This PC setup will deliver 60 Frames Per Second on High graphics settings on 1080p monitor resolution. System memory required for Sims 3: University Life is 3 GB performance memory. You should also have 1.5 GB system memory for min specs. Make sure your GPU can run DirectX 9 or Sims 3: University Life won’t run. Recommended needs around a 11 year old PC to run.
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Sims 3: University Life PC Release Date:

5 Mar 2013

Alternative Game Tags: Sims3UniversityLife, Sims 3 University Life, Sims 3: University Life requirements, Sims 3: University Life Graphics comparison
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normal setting , for the best expierence set edge smoothing off, tree detail low and high detail lots on 2

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Thanks how much frames should I be getting

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medium to high

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hey! can i run this?

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very difficult probably (even i can't set evrything on max.) i should try evrything at very low, but you also have a low resolution so it should be playable

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can i run this??? haha

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yes try normal settings and turn msaa off

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Max settings buddy

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yea max settings

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I ran sims 3 smoothly .

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I need more RAM to get high setting :D

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You have a decent rig you should get some more ram at least 4gb but I think if you have nothing else running you should be able to run it maxed.

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Can i choose high setting…bcauz my pc pass for cpu..gpu..and what about RAM..??

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You do meet the recommended requirements except for ram you might be good with that just don't have anything else running while playing the game..

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When looking at the system requirments does GD only take in account for base and said expansion or base game with all expansions?

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Probably not, but with all of the expansions it does require more of your PC's resources. You should be fine though.

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