RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum System Requirements

Last updated: 16 August 2022

Curious if your PC can run RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum? On this page you will find RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum system requirements for PC (Windows). We constantly update our data to provide you with latest and most accurate requirements.

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  1. Right-click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen
  2. Click on the ‘System’ Tab in the pop-up menu
  3. Your computer’s CPU name will be displayed under ‘Device Specifications > Processor’

  1. Right-click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen
  2. In the opened menu click on ‘Device Manager’
  3. In ‘Device Manager’ click on the arrow next to ‘Display adapters’
  4. Under the drop-down, you will see the GPU that your computer is using

  1. Right-click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen
  2. Click on the ‘System’ Tab in the pop-up menu
  3. Your computer’s RAM will be displayed under ‘Device Specifications > Installed RAM’

  1. Right-click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen
  2. Click on the ‘System’ Tab in the pop-up menu
  3. You can see if Windows is 64 or 32 bit under ‘System type’
  4. You can see Windows version under ‘Windows edition’

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RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum Windows Requirements

RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum system requirements for Windows
Minimum Requirements
OS
OS
Windows 2000/XP
Processor
Processor
Pentium III 733 MHz or compatible (Pentium 4 1.2 GHz or compatible recommended)
Memory
Memory
128 MB; 256 MB for XP (256 MB; 384 MB for XP recommended)
Graphics
Graphics
Any ATI Radeon™ or GeForce™ 2 with 32MB or higher; or other video card with 32MB and hardware T&L (ATI Radeon™ 64 MB SDR or GeForce™ 2 Pro or other video card with 64 MB or more memory and hardware T&L recommended)*
DirectX
DirectX
DirectX version 9 (included) or higher
Sound Card
Sound Card
Windows 2000/XP-compatible 16-bit sound card*
Storage
Storage
600 MB free

RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum minimum requirements for Windows assume having at least Windows 2000/XP operating system. Your processor should be Pentium III 733 MHz or compatible (Pentium 4 1.2 GHz or compatible recommended) or a more powerful one. The minimum RAM requirement is 128 MB; 256 MB for XP (256 MB; 384 MB for XP recommended). As for a graphics card, it should be Any ATI Radeon™ or GeForce™ 2 with 32MB or higher; or other video card with 32MB and hardware T&L (ATI Radeon™ 64 MB SDR or GeForce™ 2 Pro or other video card with 64 MB or more memory and hardware T&L recommended)*. You also have to have 600 MB free free disk space to install the game.

RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum Mac Requirements

RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum system requirements for Mac
Minimum Requirements
OS
OS
10.8.5 (Mountain Lion), 10.9.5 (Mavericks), 10.10.5 (Yosemite), 10.11.5 (El Capitan), 10.12 (Sierra)
Processor
Processor
Memory
Memory
2 GB
Graphics
Graphics
Storage
Storage
2 GB
Peripherals
Peripherals
Macintosh mouse and keyboard NOTICE: The following video chipsets are unsupported for RollerCoaster Tycoon 3: Platinum!ATI Radeon X1000 series, HD 2400NVIDIA GeForce 7000 seriesIntel GMA 950/X3100 NOTICE: MAC version available in English, French, and German ONLY! NOTICE: This game is not supported on volumes formatted as Mac OS Extended (Case Sensitive).

As for Mac OS, RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum requirements here start with 10.8.5 (Mountain Lion), 10.9.5 (Mavericks), 10.10.5 (Yosemite), 10.11.5 (El Capitan), 10.12 (Sierra) operating system. Processor needs to be at least Intel Core 2 Duo (Dual-Core), 2.2 GHz. 2 GB of RAM is required. Your graphics card should be 256 MB ATI Radeon HD2600, Nvidia Geforce 8600, Intel HD 3000. Finally, the game needs 2 GB of free disk space.

Game Details

Rollercoaster Tycoon 3 Platinum combines the excitement of rollercoasters with the fun of a great strategy simulation. RCT3 Platinum combines the roller coaster theme park fun of the Roller Coaster Tycoon 3 with included expansion packs Soaked! and Wild! Now enjoy more options than ever.

Release date
12 March, 2021
Metacritic score
81/100
Category
Single-player
Genres
Simulation, Strategy
Supported languages
English, French, Italian, German, Spanish - Spain, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Norwegian, Swedish
* languages with full audio support
Developer
Frontier, Aspyr (Mac)
Publisher
Aspyr (Mac), Frontier
Official website
frontier.co.uk
Support website
store.steampowered.com

FAQs

Can I run RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum?

You would be able to run RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum on your PC if it meets minimum requirements below. You can also use our free test tool to check it!

Minimum requirements for Windows are:

  • OS: Windows 2000/XP
  • Processor: Pentium III 733 MHz or compatible (Pentium 4 1.2 GHz or compatible recommended)
  • Memory: 128 MB; 256 MB for XP (256 MB; 384 MB for XP recommended)
  • Graphics: Any ATI Radeon™ or GeForce™ 2 with 32MB or higher; or other video card with 32MB and hardware T&L (ATI Radeon™ 64 MB SDR or GeForce™ 2 Pro or other video card with 64 MB or more memory and hardware T&L recommended)*
  • DirectX: DirectX version 9 (included) or higher
  • Sound Card: Windows 2000/XP-compatible 16-bit sound card*
  • Storage: 600 MB free

Minimum requirements for Mac are:

  • OS: 10.8.5 (Mountain Lion), 10.9.5 (Mavericks), 10.10.5 (Yosemite), 10.11.5 (El Capitan), 10.12 (Sierra)
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo (Dual-Core), 2.2 GHz
  • Memory: 2 GB
  • Graphics: 256 MB ATI Radeon HD2600, Nvidia Geforce 8600, Intel HD 3000
  • Storage: 2 GB
  • Peripherals: Macintosh mouse and keyboard NOTICE: The following video chipsets are unsupported for RollerCoaster Tycoon 3: Platinum!ATI Radeon X1000 series, HD 2400NVIDIA GeForce 7000 seriesIntel GMA 950/X3100 NOTICE: MAC version available in English, French, and German ONLY! NOTICE: This game is not supported on volumes formatted as Mac OS Extended (Case Sensitive).

How much RAM does RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum need?

You need at least 128 MB; 256 MB for XP (256 MB; 384 MB for XP recommended) of RAM to run RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum on PC.

On Mac it requires minimum 2 GB.

What processor do I need for RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum?

Pentium III 733 MHz or compatible (Pentium 4 1.2 GHz or compatible recommended) is a minimum requirement for PC to be able to run RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum.

How many GB is RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum?

At least 600 MB free of disk space is required to install RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum on your PC.

What graphics card do I need for RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum?

You need Any ATI Radeon™ or GeForce™ 2 with 32MB or higher; or other video card with 32MB and hardware T&L (ATI Radeon™ 64 MB SDR or GeForce™ 2 Pro or other video card with 64 MB or more memory and hardware T&L recommended)* or more powerful video card.

What version of Windows can I use to play RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum?

Windows 2000/XP or newer.

What DirectX do I need to run RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum?

DirectX version 9 (included) or higher or greater is necessary for this game.

Can I run RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum on my laptop?

Yes, as long as it meets minimum requirements above.

Can I play RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum on my Mac?

Yes, RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum supports Mac if it meets the following minimum requirements:

  • OS: 10.8.5 (Mountain Lion), 10.9.5 (Mavericks), 10.10.5 (Yosemite), 10.11.5 (El Capitan), 10.12 (Sierra)
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo (Dual-Core), 2.2 GHz
  • Memory: 2 GB
  • Graphics: 256 MB ATI Radeon HD2600, Nvidia Geforce 8600, Intel HD 3000
  • Storage: 2 GB
  • Peripherals: Macintosh mouse and keyboard NOTICE: The following video chipsets are unsupported for RollerCoaster Tycoon 3: Platinum!ATI Radeon X1000 series, HD 2400NVIDIA GeForce 7000 seriesIntel GMA 950/X3100 NOTICE: MAC version available in English, French, and German ONLY! NOTICE: This game is not supported on volumes formatted as Mac OS Extended (Case Sensitive).

When is RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum release date?

RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Platinum release date is 12 March, 2021.

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