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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 System Requirements
Minimum Requirements
  • OS: Win 7 64
  • Processor: Intel Core i3-540 3.06GHz / AMD Athlon X4 730
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 5450 512MB or NVIDIA GeForce 605 512MB
  • System Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Storage: 20 GB Hard drive space
  • DirectX 11 Compatible Graphics Card
Recommended Requirements
  • OS: Win 10 64
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-6600K 3.5GHz / AMD FX-8370
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon RX 480 4GB or NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 4GB
  • VRAM: 4GB
  • System Memory: 16 GB RAM
  • Storage: 20 GB Hard drive space
PC System Analysis For X-Plane 11 Requirements
X-Plane 11 needs a Core i5-6600K 3.5GHz or FX-8370 processor coupled with a GeForce GTX 970 4GB to run system requirements at recommended high graphics settings. This will return around 60FPS at 1080p screen res. System memory required for X-Plane 11 is 16 GB performance memory. Your PC needs 8 GB system memory as well for min. Another thing to consider is the DirectX capability of your GPU. X-Plane 11 needs a GPU capable of running DirectX 12. Recommended needs around a 5 year old PC to run.
FPS System Benchmark
68 FPS
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X-Plane 11 System Requirements
Intel CPU
Nvidia Graphics Card
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Direct X
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GD Verdict
Minimum Requirements
512 MB
GD VRAM hardware score: 2
8 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 8
Win 7 64
DX 11
20 GB
GD Adjusted Requirements
896 MB
GD VRAM hardware score: 2
3 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 3
Win 7 32
DX 10
5 GB
Recommended Requirements
4 GB
GD VRAM hardware score: 6
16 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 10
Win 10 64
DX 12
20 GB
Average Frames Per Second
Low Setting
Premium Only FPS
Medium Setting
Premium Only FPS
High Setting
Premium Only FPS
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Premium Only FPS
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Modern Only
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X-Plane 11 PC Release Date: 30 Mar 2017

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