Origin In Game and chat features make for a lively social experience, our broadcasting feature allows you to easily broadcast your gameplay to Twitch, and cloud saves conveniently let you save and continue your games from any computer connected to Origin.
Origin brings an entire universe of gaming into a single, convenient application. Downloads are streamlined for quick and easy installation, and you can securely purchase and play your favorite games any time and any place you want. You can even chat with your friends right from the Origin application while you play. New features recently added to Origin include live streaming demos, free-to-play games, and a beta cloud storage feature. This feature allows you to save your progress online, then pick up where you left off from any Origin-enabled PC. For gamers on the go, Origin services are also available on your mobile device!
The Benefits Of Digital Downloading
Downloading your games is easy, safe, and offers a range of benefits:
No More Discs – If you’ve ever lost or scratched a disc for your favorite game, you’ll appreciate the library feature in Origin. All of your games are there for you to play at any time and in any place. Just pull up the Origin application and you’ll be able to access every game you’ve purchased from Origin in one convenient library.
Play On Any PC or Mac – Whether you’re upgrading to a new machine or just spending a week at grandma’s house, all of your games will be instantly available as soon as you install Origin.
Shopping Made Easy – With Origin, you’ll never have to wait in line or pay an extra shipping charge, and you’ll get instant gratification when purchasing new games.
Pre-Load New Games – We let you download new games days before they’re released so that you can start playing immediately on launch day.
Auto-Patching – Game patches now download and install automatically, providing you with the best possible experience every time you play.
- We squashed bugs, fixed crashes, and made Origin that much better.
- Fixed an issue that interfered with some users’ ability to download games.
- Fixed an issue that prevented some users from launching or quitting certain games.
- Fixed an issue that was blocking some users from logging in.
System Requirements for PC:
- 15MB of available disk space
- Windows XP Service Pack 2 or newer, Windows Vista, or Windows 7
- 1GHz processor
- 512MB RAM
System Requirements for Mac:
- OS X 10.9 minimum
- Intel Core 2 Duo processor