Best Computers for The Sims 4
Running The Sims 4 these days doesn't take a lot of computing power, especially thanks to The Sims 4 graphic settings which allow you to lower the graphical quality of the game as you play. This means most decent computers can run The Sims 4 just fine.
Computers for The Sims 4
- Cheap Computers For The Sims 4
- Best Computers For The Sims 4
- High-End Computers For The Sims 4
- Unlimited Budget Computers For The Sims 4
- FAQ for The Sims 4 Computers
The Sims 4 was released in 2014 and is constantly updated with stuff packs, expansions and even free updates to keep the game fresh and fun. Recently the game released pets, which allow players to interact with cats and dogs whilst running around looking after their Sims.
If you want to play The Sims 4 with smooth gameplay and have good FPS, you'll want to have a computer that meets the recommended system requirements:
Operating system64 Bit Windows 7, 8, 8.1, or 10ProcessorIntel core i5 or faster, AMD Athlon X4Memory (RAM)4 GB RAMHard drive (free space)At least 9 GB of free space with at least 1 GB additional space for custom content and saved gameDVD driveDVD-ROM drive required for installation from disc onlyGraphics card (video)NVIDIA GTX 650 or betterDirect X versionDirectX 9.0c CompatibleInputKeyboard and mouse
Depending on how well you want to run The Sims 4 and your budget, check out a list of computers below. You may need to tweak the in-game settings in order for the game to run well on some of the cheaper computers.
This list was last updated on May 2018.
Cheap Computers For The Sims 4 (under $600)
These computers should all be capable of running The Sims 4 based on the recommended specs. They have enough RAM to allow the game to run smoothly and all come with a dedicated graphics card for processing the game in good quality.
|HP 8300 4K Gaming Computer|
|3.2 GHz Intel Core i5||8GB||1TB HDD||GT730||Check Price On Amazon|
|CyberpowerPC Gamer Ultra GUA3400A Gaming Desktop|
|AMD FX-6300 3.50GHZ Six-Core||8GB||1TB HDD||AMD Radeon R7 250||Check Price On Amazon|
|iBuyPower Gaming Enthusiast Desktop PC AM010A|
|AMD FX-6300 3.5Ghz||8GB||1TB HDD||NVIDIA Geforce GT 710||Check Price On Amazon|
|Lenovo Ideacentre 710-25ISH High Performance Gaming Desktop|
|Intel 2.7GHz i5-6400||8GB||1TB Hybrid||NVIDIA GeForce GTX 730||Check Price On Amazon|
Best Computers For The Sims 4 (under $900)
Some of the best computers currently available; all of these computers come with powerful graphics cards, plenty of space and storage and fast CPUs with plenty of cores.
|CUK Switch 77 - Gamer Ready Desktop|
|Intel Pentium G4560||12 GB||1TB HDD||GTX 1060||Check Price On Amazon|
|Acer Predator AG3-710 Gaming Desktop Computer|
|Intel i5-6400||8GB||128GB M.2 SSD + 1TB HDD||GTX 1060||Check Price On Amazon|
|HP OMEN Gaming VR Ready Desktop|
|Intel Core i5-7400||8GB||1TB HDD||GTX 1060||Check Price On Amazon|
|SkyTech Archangel II Gaming Computer Desktop PC|
|AMD RYZEN 5 1400||16 GB||1TB HDD||GTX 1060||Check Price On Amazon|
|SkyTech ArchAngel GTX 1050 Ti Gaming Computer Desktop|
|AMD FX-6300 3.50GHz||8GB||1TB HDD||GTX 1050 Ti||Check Price On Amazon|
High-End Computers for The Sims 4
The high-end computers should be more than good enough to run The Sims 4. They sport some of the newest graphics cards, including the GTX 1080 and come with plenty of RAM to keep the game running for longer.
|2019 Latest ELUK OMEN Obelisk Gaming Desktop PC|
|Intel i9-9900K||16GB||512GB NVMe SSD + 2TB HDD||NVIDIA RTX 2080 Ti 11GB GPU||Check Price On Amazon|
|CYBERPOWERPC Gamer Xtreme VR Gaming PC|
|i9-9900K||16GB||1TB PCI-E NVMe SSD||RTX 2070||Check Price On Amazon|
|OMEN by HP Gaming Desktop Computer|
|i7-9700K||16GB||2 TB hard drive, 512 GB SSD||RTX 2080 Ti||Check Price On Amazon|
|MSI Trident X Plus 9SF-054US High-End Small Form Factor PC|
|i9-9900K||32GB||512GB PCIe NVME SSD+2TB HDD||RTX 2080Ti||Check Price On Amazon|
|CUK Continuum Micro Gamer PC|
|AMD Ryzen 7 3700X||16GB||1TB NVMe SSD||RTX 2060||Check Price On Amazon|
Last Updated on August 2019
Unlimited Budget Computers for The Sims 4
If you have an unlimited budget, these computers are for you. Capable of running any game, they have high amounts of ram, the latest and overpowered CPUs, powerful dedicated graphics cards and plenty of storage. These are some of the best computers for around.
|Adamant Custom 18X-Core Liquid Cooled Media Workstation Gaming Desktop|
|Intel Core i9 9980XE||128Gb||10TB HDD 1TB NVMe SSD||2-Way SLI Nvidia RTX 2080 Ti||Check Price On Amazon|
|ASUS ROG Strix Helios GX601 PC|
|i9-9900K||64Gb||2TB 7200RPM + 1TB SSD||RTX 2080||Check Price On Amazon|
|MSI Infinite X Plus 9SF-270US Enthusiast|
|i9-9900K||64Gb||4TB NVMe SSD + 2TB HDD||RTX 2080Ti||Check Price On Amazon|
|CORSAIR ONE PRO i180 High-Performance PC|
|i9-9920X||32GB||960GB M.2 SSD,2TB HDD||RTX 2080 Ti||Check Price On Amazon|
|12X-Core Video Editing Workstation Gaming PC AMD Ryzen|
|AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1920X||64Gb||5TB HDD 1TB SSD||SLI Nvidia RTX 2080 Ti||Check Price On Amazon|
Last Updated on August 2019
FAQ for The Sims 4 Computers
Can The Sims 4 work on Macs?
The Sims 4 can be played on a Mac. You can see their Mac system requirements here.
Suggestions for The Sims 4 Computers?
Got any suggestions for running The Sims 4 on a computer? What are you currently using? Do you find it runs well, or do you have lag? List your processor, ram, graphics card and HDD type in the comments below so we can see what everyone else is using.