Origin is a platform designed by Electronic Arts and it is distributed for free, allowing users to easily manage various games and play them in an enhanced environment. There are other platforms of this kind in the market, and this one manages to keep one of the leading positions because it provides good features that users enjoy. The application can be downloaded with ease and the installation process is also simple. An account can be registered through the application and afterwards, the user will be connected to the Origin, ready to play and chat with people.
Games can be purchased but there are also freeware games and different offers that allow users to benefit in various ways. Purchases are safe and the information is encrypted, so everyone can feel safe while buying something new. Each game will be tied to the account and it can be downloaded for an unlimited number of times. The game library will be created in the directory that is the installation folder of the app, but users can also opt to create the library on another partition, for example, if they have more free space there.
There is an interface that can be loaded while playing and here, users can discover various information regarding the downloadable content available for the game, the achievements they have unlocked and also the friends list. Socializing while playing is important and people can do it with ease with the aid of this tool. The friends list will show when the users are online and a chat box can be opened with ease in order to talk with someone while playing. Origin also provides services for mobile users and they can also make purchases or chat with other users. A news feed constantly provides users information about the newest gaming stories.