Download SimCity directly from the official website for the game. It can also be downloaded from the manufacturer, Electronic Arts. Consumers who use an Apple computer may also be able to download SimCity from the iTunes app store.
When downloading directly from the official website, a free trial is offered for those who want to simply try out the game before purchasing the full version. Players are allowed to play the game for a total of four hours before the trial runs out. They are then given the option to upgrade to the full version without downloading the software again.