The Sims 2
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The Sims 2 has the same concept as its predecessor. Players control their Sims in various activities and form relationships in a manner similar to real life. The Sims 2, like its predecessor, The Sims, does not have a defined final goal; gameplay is open-ended. Sims have life goals, wants and fears, the fulfillment of which can produce both positive or negative outcomes. All Sims age, and can live to 90 sim days depending on the degree to which their aspirations are fulfilled. The Sims 2 builds on its predecessor by allowing Sims to age through six stages of life and incorporating a 3D graphics engine. Although gameplay is not linear, storylines exist in the game's pre-built neighborhoods. Pleasantview is based 25 years after the town in the original The Sims. Strangetown's storyline is based on the supernatural, and is loosely connected with Pleasantview. Veronaville's characters are based on Shakespearian characters
The Sims 2 System Requirements
 

Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Win Xp 32
  • Processor: Intel Pentium III / AMD Athlon MP
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon 7000 64mb or NVIDIA GeForce 6200 LE
  • System Memory: 512 MB RAM
  • Storage: 3.5 GB Hard drive space
  • DirectX 9 Compatible Graphics Card
PC System Analysis For The Sims 2 Requirements
Your PC will need a graphics card thats as powerful as a GeForce 6200 LE/Radeon 7000 64mb and it should be paired with either a Athlon MP/Pentium III CPU to match the The Sims 2 recommended system specs. This PC setup will deliver 60 Frames Per Second on High graphics settings on 1080p monitor resolution. 512 MB will also be needed to achieve the The Sims 2 rec specs and get 60FPS. Make sure your GPU can run DirectX 9 or The Sims 2 won’t run. We suggest a 16 year old PC to play smoothly.
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The Sims 2 PC Release Date:

16 Sep 2004

Alternative Game Tags: TheSims2, The Sims 2, The Sims 2 requirements
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can i run this on high settings?


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and use the cheat slowmotion with smooth fps on high?

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Bad Optimization, Lots of mistakes, very loading screens and poor compatibility with Windows 7.

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Can i run The Sims 2 with all expansions?
I'm upgrading to Intel Core 2 Quad Core Q6600 2.4Ghz.

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Why does Sims 2 lag on my pc? I can run Witcher 3 on ultra with hairworks 40+ fps.

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hello, the sims 2 and already an old game it is not compatible with the system today is Windows or hardware, so it can cause lag

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thanks

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How many Fps on high

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30-50Fps :)

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Awesome game, i love it. Remind me of the old days.

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I play sims 3 On intel dual core Celeron 1005M 1.9ghz (2.05ghz) performance and 2gb ram and intel hd graphics 2500 719mb with 30-50fps this game I wil easly play 80-120fps :-)

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How many FPS on high?

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You will probably have 30-60FPS on High, your graphics card is very powerful, and your CPU isn't bad either, I don't even understand why you ask. xD

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Is Win 7 supporting this game ? :)

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Yes but not the base game. You need an expansion pack higher than university to run this game.

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I have Ultimate Edition and it's working, btw thanks :))

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Your welcome :)

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Can I run the ultimate edition on my ultrabook at native res?


Intel Core i7 4500u 3Ghz
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Not at native res because the game is a bit old and don't support ultra hd resolution.
But in HD or FHD you can play it.

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