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Microsoft Flight Simulator

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Platforms:

Xbox Series X|S ● PC

10/10
“the most incredible experience I’ve ever had on a computer”

— IGN

THE SKY IS CALLING

Take to the skies and experience the joy of flight in the next generation of Microsoft Flight Simulator. The world is at your fingertips.

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What’s new with Microsoft Flight Simulator

Game features

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Explore the World

Travel the world in amazing detail with over 37 thousand airports, 2 million cities, 1.5 billion buildings, real mountains, roads, trees, rivers, animals, traffic, and more.

Controls of a plane from Microsoft Flight Simulator

Earn Your Wings

Hone your pilot skills in a variety of aircraft from light planes to commercial jets with an experience that scales to your level with interactive and highlighted instrument guidance and checklists.

Plane from Microsoft Flight Simulator flying under clouds above a city

Test Your Skill

Fly day or night with live real-time weather including accurate wind speed and direction, temperature, humidity, rain, and lighting.

Why I Fly

Game details

From light planes to wide-body jets, fly highly detailed and accurate aircraft in the next generation of Microsoft Flight Simulator. Test your piloting skills against the challenges of night flying, real-time atmospheric simulation and live weather in a dynamic and living world. Create your flight plan to anywhere on the planet. The world is at your fingertips.

HDR: HDR functionality available with supported games and TVs.

Additional information

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Everyone

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  • Publisher
  • Xbox Game Studios
  • Developer
  • Asobo Studio
  • Genre
  • Simulator
  • Platform
  • Xbox Series X|S
  • PC
  • Release date
  • Xbox Series X|S: July 27, 2021
    Windows 10 PC: August 18, 2020

Minimum requirements

OS Windows 10 (v. 1909)
Processor Intel i5-4460, Ryzen 3 1200
GPU NVIDIA GTX 770, Radeon RX 570
Memory 8 GB RAM, 2 GB VRAM
Storage 150 GB
DirectX DirectX 11

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Standard Edition

User rating: 3.5/ 5

Included with Xbox Game Pass

Play Microsoft Flight Simulator and over 100 more high-quality games for one low monthly price with Xbox Game Pass.

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From light planes to wide-body jets, fly highly detailed and accurate aircraft in the next generation of Microsoft Flight Simulator. The world is at your fingertips.

Microsoft Flight Simulator includes 20 highly detailed planes with unique flight models and 30 hand-crafted airports.

Deluxe Edition

User rating: 3.5/ 5

The Deluxe Edition includes everything from Microsoft Flight Simulator plus 5 additional highly accurate planes with unique flight models and 5 additional handcrafted international airports.

Premium Deluxe Edition

User rating: 3.5/ 5

The Premium Deluxe Edition includes everything from Microsoft Flight Simulator plus 10 additional highly accurate planes with unique flight models and 10 additional handcrafted international airports.

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