View Single Post
Old 03-27-07, 10:29 PM   #203
sillyeagle's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: USA
Posts: 5,399
Default Re: Official Flight Simulator X Thread

Originally Posted by methimpikehoses
Is there any word on the DX10 patch?

I might actually pic up FS X if this SP1 lives up to billing... I played the demo a few times on my X2 4200+/7900GS rig... it was a filmstrip. Haven't tried it with my G80 yet.
There's no DX10 patch until near the end of the year. It should come out right before the Adrenaline Expansion pack.

If you tweak the settings right FSX runs pretty good. I'm getting about 25-27fps in the shot below. I posted my tweaks here. The best thing you can do for performance is to disable light bloom and set water no higher than Low2.x.

Intel Core i7 920 Nehalem Quad @ 4.0GHz
EVGA GTX 660 SLI @ 1046MHz
OCZ Platinum CL7 6GB
EVGA Intel X58
A man's dreams are an index to his greatness.
sillyeagle is offline   Reply With Quote