The Sims Freeplay game can be downloaded as a mobile application from the iTunes App Store, the Google Play store, the Amazon Appstore or the Windows Phone Apps+Games Store. It is free to download from these various locations, but the game does offer in-app purchase functionality if the user chooses.
The Sims Freeplay game is made by the games' manufacturer Electronic Arts. It allows users to create Sims and towns.
The version that is available for download on iTunes requires the user's device to be running iOS 5.0 or later. It is compatible with a range of devices including the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. The game is optimized to run on the iPhone 5, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus but it will run on other devices provided they have the correct operating system version. It is a 468 megabyte file and is available in a range of languages including English, Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish and Russian. The game is rated for ages 12- and older.
The version available for download on the Google Play store is suitable for devices running the Android operating system, although it must be Android 2.3.3 or later. The Android version of the game is 12 MB and has a content rating of Low Maturity.