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X-Plane 11 is the latest uber-realistic flight simulator in the X-Plane series. In X-Plane 11 players can immerse themselves in the most detailed and interactive 3D cockpits, managing every aspect of flying a plane.
X-Plane 11 GPU Performance Comparison Graph

X-Plane 11 GPU Analysis
Comparing X-Plane 11 PC system requirements to all GPUs shows that X-Plane 11 is going to need a graphics card that is capable of DX 11 or OpenGL 4.4.

X-Plane 11 makes use of DX12.00 so a GPU with that capability could benefit from enhanced visuals.

To get the best visual graphical experience on X-Plane 11, aim to have a GPU that has at least 4.096 GB GPU RAM.

Only top performance graphics cards currently available today, will probably allow you to play X-Plane 11

We are advised that 6 year old graphics cards should be able to run X-Plane 11 , but there could be a few exceptions to this rule.

Note that most games do not officially support laptop graphics cards, but nowadays many laptop graphics solutions are capable of running modern games. Whether desktop graphics cards or laptop, try searching for your graphics card to compare against the X-Plane 11 graphics card requirements chart below.