GTA Vice City for PC: How to Download Grand Theft Auto: Vice City on Your Laptop or PC, System Requirements

Here is how to download GTA Vice City on your PC.

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Grand Theft Auto: Vice City was released almost two decades ago and it still manages to be one of the most popular Grand Theft Auto games out there. The game paved the way for some critically acclaimed titles later down the line, such as Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas and Grand Theft Auto 4. The game narrates the story of Tommy Vercetti, who gets released from prison after fifteen years and embarks on a journey to become the crime overlord of Vice City. The fact that the game isn’t that demanding according to today’s standards makes sure that even lower-end rigs are able to run it smoothly without any issues as such. Here is how to play Grand Theft Auto: Vice City on PC and the complete system requirements of the same.

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How to Download Grand Theft Auto: Vice City on Your Laptop or PC

Grand Theft Auto: Vice City can be downloaded via Steam. Steam is the most common platform for almost all games so you should definitely have a Steam account. Here is how to download Grand Theft Auto: Vice City via Steam.

  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City is available on Steam for Rs 652. Before you can buy the game, you need to make sure you have a working Steam account. Creating a Steam account is quite easy. All you need to is go to the Steam website and click on login in the top right corner. Select Join Steam and follow the on-screen instructions to create your Steam account.
  • Once you have created your Steam account, go to the Grand Theft Auto: Vice City store page and click on Add to Cart. Complete the checkout using your desired payment method. You can also use Domestic Cards and Prepaid Wallets via Novaplay.
  • After that, you need to make sure that you install the Steam client on your Desktop. For that, click on Install Steam on the Steam website and download the client. Follow the on-screen instructions to install Steam on your Desktop.
  • After installing, click on Library and select Home. From there, find Grand Theft Auto: Vice City. You need to specify the installation directory and the game will be installed on your PC. Click on Play after it is installed to play the game.

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Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Minimum PC Requirements List

Like we mentioned earlier, the game isn’t quite demanding so you can easily play it with a low-end system. For playing the game at low settings, you need at least Pentium 3 and 128MB of RAM along with a video card of 32MB VRAM.

  1. OS: Microsoft® Windows® 2000/XP
  2. Processor: 800 MHz Intel Pentium III or 800 MHz AMD Athlon or 1.2GHz Intel Celeron or 1.2 GHz AMD Duron processor
  3. Memory: 128 MB of RAM
  4. Graphics: 32 MB video card with DirectX 9.0 compatible drivers (“GeForce” or better)
  5. DirectX Version: Microsoft DirectX® 9.0
  6. Hard Drive: 915 MB of free hard disk space (+ 635 MB if video card does NOT support DirectX Texture Compression)
  7. Sound Card: Sound Card with DirectX 9.0

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Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Recommended PC Requirements List

If you wish to play the game at high settings, you need a slightly better rig. You should at least have an Intel Pentium 4 and at least a GeForce 3 or Radeon 8500 video card with 64MB of VRAM.

  1. Processor: Intel Pentium IV or AMD Athlon XP processor 256(+) MB of RAM
  2. Memory: 1.55 GB of free hard disk space(+ 635 MB if video card does NOT support DirectX Texture Compression)
  3. Graphics: 64(+) MB video card with DirectX 9.0 compatible drivers (“GeForce 3” / “Radeon 8500” or better with DirectX Texture Compression support)
  4. DirectX Version: Microsoft DirectX® 9.0
  5. Hard Drive: 915 MB of free hard disk space (+ 635 MB if video card does NOT support DirectX Texture Compression)
  6. Sound Card: Sound Card with DirectX 9.0

How to Download and Play Grand Theft Auto: Vice City on Android?

If you wish to play Grand Theft Auto: Vice City on Android, the good news is the game is available on Android as well. The game is not supported by certain devices so there is a chance that you might not be able to install it on your device. If it’s unavailable on your device, you’ll be notified of the same on the app page.

  • To play the game, you need to first buy it from Google Play Store.
  • The game is available for Rs 121 on the Google Play Store. After you have bought the game, you can simply install it and start playing.

How to Download and Play Grand Theft Auto: Vice City on iOS?

Grand Theft Auto: Vice City is also available on iOS devices. Grand Theft Auto: Vice City is available on all iPhone devices from iPhone 4 onwards, and all iPad devices.

  • For iOS users, the game is available on the App Store. You can buy Grand Theft Auto: Vice City from the App Store for Rs 449.
  • Once you have bought the game, you can install it on your iOS device and start playing.

GTA Vice City: Requirements for Android and iOS Mobiles

GTA Vice City is playable both on Android and iOS platforms. The system requirements for both the platforms are quite basically actually. To start with Android, users need to have a minimum space of 1.5GB to download and install the Vice City game. For the iOS version, customers need to have around 2.5GB of space in order to install. Interestingly, when the installation is complete it should only take 1.5GB of space.


Md Armughanuddin is a writer for MySmartPrice. He has a graduate degree in Computer Science Engineering and is really passionate about gaming and technology. You can find him cracking complex coding problems during the day, and covering the latest happenings in the industry at night.