Prepar3D
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Training meets reality with Lockheed Martin’s Prepar3D® simulation software. Private pilots, commercial organizations, militaries, and academia rely on Prepar3D for immersive, experiential learning.
Prepar3D System Requirements
30 Jul 2016 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Microsoft Windows 7 SP1 (32-bit) +
  • [N editions require Media Feature Pack]
  • CPU: 2.0 GHz
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • GPU: 1 GB with full DirectX 11 support
  • HDD space: 30 GB, with at least 10GB on C:\
  • (3 GB for the SDK)
  • Solid State Drive (SSD) is strongly recommended
  • Other: Administrator Rights (for installation)
  • MSXML 6
  • DirectX 11
  • 1024×768 minimum screen resolution for primary display
 

Official Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit)
  • CPU: Quad Core 3.0+ GHz
  • RAM: 4 GB +
  • GPU: 4 GB + (GDDR5 or better)
  • HDD space: 30 GB, with at least 10GB on C:\
  • (3 GB for the SDK)
  • Solid State Drive (SSD) is strongly recommended
  • Other: Administrator Rights (for installation)
  • MSXML 6
  • DirectX 11
  • 1024×768 minimum screen resolution for primary display
PC System Analysis For Prepar3D Requirements
Prepar3D will require Radeon R9 290 graphics card with a Core i5-2400 3.1GHz or FX-6300 processor to reach the recommended specs, achieving high graphics setting on 1080p. System memory required for Prepar3D is 4 GB performance memory. Taking a look at the min reqs you will require a Radeon HD 7770 1GB GDDR5 graphics card with a Core 2 Duo E4600 2.4GHz or Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 4600+ processor to reach the minimum Prepar3D specs, run on low graphics setting and 720p. Don't try and play Prepar3D without 2 GB, which helps get the 30FPS You will require a DirectX 11 GPU. Recommended needs around a 5 year old PC to run.
FPS System Benchmark
79 FPS
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How well optimised is Prepar3D for PC? Prepar3D is poorly optimized
5
Where does Prepar3D rank in the list of the most demanding games?
Genres: Sandbox, Sim, Realism
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Premium Only FPS
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Prepar3D PC Release Date:

1 Nov 2010

Alternative Game Tags: simulation, flying, lockheed martin, Prepared
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