Tech Misc

System Requirements

The Sims 4 requires Origin or EA Play Beta to play, even for the Steam Version.

Minimum Requirements

Operating System: 64 Bit Required. Windows 7 (SP1), Windows 8, Windows 8.1, or Windows 10
Processor: 1.8 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo, AMD Athlon 64 Dual-Core 4000+ or equivalent (For computers using built-in graphics chipsets, the game requires 2.0 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo, 2.0 GHz AMD Turion 64 X2 TL-62 or equivalent)
RAM: At least 4 GB
Hard Drive: At least 15 GB of free space with at least 1 GB additional space for custom content and saved games. Each Pack needs extra space.
DVD-Drive: DVD Rom Drive required for installation only. Only applies to the disc version of the game.
Graphics Card: 128 MB of Video RAM and support for Pixel Shader 3.0. Supported Video Cards: NVIDIA GeForce 6600 or better, ATI Radeon X1300 or better, Intel GMA X4500 or better
DirectX: DirectX 9.0,10 and 11 Compatible
Input Device: Keyboard and Mouse
Online Requirements: Internet connection required for product activation and to use the online features such as the gallery.

Recommended Requirements

Operating System: 64 Bit Required. Windows 7 (SP1), Windows 8, Windows 8.1, or Windows 10
Processor: Intel core i5 or faster, AMD Athlon X4
RAM: At least 4 GB
Hard Drive: At least 15 GB of free space with at least 1 GB additional space for custom content and saved games. Each Pack needs extra space.
DVD-Drive: DVD Rom Drive required for installation only. Only applies to the disc version of the game.
Graphics Card: NVIDIA GTX 650 or better
DirectX: DirectX 9.0,10 and 11 Compatible
Input Device: Keyboard and Mouse
Online Requirements: Internet connection required for product activation and to use the online features such as the gallery.

Minimum Requirements

Operating System: Metal required. Mac OS® X 10.11 (El Capitan)
Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4GHz Processor or better
RAM: At least 4 GB
Hard Drive: At least 15 GB of free space with at least 1 GB additional space for custom content and saved games. Each Pack needs extra space.
Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT, ATI Radeon HD 2600 Pro or better. Video RAM of 256MB or better
Input Device: Keyboard and Mouse
Online Requirements: Internet connection required for product activation and to use the online features such as the gallery.

Recommended Requirements

Operating System: Metal required. Mac OS® X 10.11 or later
Processor: Intel Core i5 or better
RAM: At least 8 GB
Hard Drive: At least 15 GB of free space with at least 1 GB additional space for custom content and saved games. Each Pack needs extra space.
Graphics Card: NVIDIA GTX 650 or better
Input Device: Keyboard and Mouse
Online Requirements: Internet connection required for product activation and to use the online features such as the gallery.

Minimum Requirements

Operating System: Windows XP (SP3), Windows Vista (SP2), Windows 7 (SP1), Windows 8, or Windows 8.1, Windows 10
Processor: 1.8 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo, AMD Athlon 64 Dual-Core 4000+ or equivalent (For computers using built-in graphics chipsets, the game requires 2.0 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo, 2.0 GHz AMD Turion 64 X2 TL-62 or equivalent)
RAM: At least 2 GB
Hard Drive: At least 9 GB of free space with at least 1 GB additional space for custom content and saved games. Each Pack needs extra space.
DVD-Drive: DVD Rom Drive required for installation only. Only applies to the disc version of the game.
Graphics Card: 128 MB of Video RAM and support for Pixel Shader 3.0. Supported Video Cards: NVIDIA GeForce 6600 or better, ATI Radeon X1300 or better, Intel GMA X4500 or better
DirectX: DirectX 9.0,10 and 11 Compatible
Input Device: Keyboard and Mouse
Online Requirements: Internet connection required for product activation.
Additional Remarks: Any packs released after October 2019 aren’t running with the legacy Edition. Online features such as the gallery do not work.

Recommended Requirements

Operating System: Windows 7,8, or 8.1 or Windows 10
Processor: Intel core i5 or faster, AMD Athlon X4
RAM: At least 4 GB
Hard Drive: At least 9 GB of free space with at least 1 GB additional space for custom content and saved games. Each Pack needs extra space.
DVD-Drive: DVD Rom Drive required for installation only. Only applies to the disc version of the game.
Graphics Card: NVIDIA GTX 650 or better
DirectX: DirectX 9.0,10 and 11 Compatible
Input Device: Keyboard and Mouse
Online Requirements: Internet connection required for product activation.
Additional Remarks: Any packs released after October 2019 aren’t running with the legacy Edition. Online features such as the gallery do not work.

Minimum Requirements

Operating System: Mac OS® X 10.7.5 (Lion)
Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4 GHz Processor or better
RAM: Mindestens 4 GB
Hard Drive: At least 10 GB of free space with at least 1 GB additional space for custom content and saved games. Each Pack needs extra space.
Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT, ATI Radeon HD 2600 Pro or better. Video RAM of 256MB or better
Input Device: Keyboard and Mouse
Online Requirements: Internet connection required for product activation.
Additional Remarks: Any packs released after October 2019 aren’t running with the legacy Edition. Online features such as the gallery do not work.

Recommended Requirements

Operating System: Mac OS® X 10.9 or later
Processor: Intel Core i5 or better
RAM: At least 8 GB
Hard Drive: At least 9 GB of free space with at least 1 GB additional space for custom content and saved games. Each Pack needs extra space.
Graphics Card: NVIDIA GTX 650 or better
Input Device: Keyboard and Mouse
Online Requirements: Internet connection required for product activation.
Additional Remarks: Any packs released after October 2019 aren’t running with the legacy Edition. Online features such as the gallery do not work.