Microsoft today announced that the amazing Microsoft Flight Simulator developed by Asobo Studio will also be released on August 18 via Steam, in addition to its premiere on Windows 10 and Xbox Game Pass. Pre-orders are available on Steam and Windows 10. The Standard edition will cost $ 59.99, the Deluxe 89.99, or the Premium Deluxe $ 119.99, or regional price. Details about each of them can be read below.

A new official trailer details the numerous planes and meticulously detailed airports around the world can also be seen above.

“Microsoft Flight Simulator is the next generation in one of the most beloved simulation series. From light aircraft to wide-body jet aircraft, you can fly stunningly detailed aircraft in an incredibly realistic world. Create your own flight plan and visit any corner of the planet. Enjoy flying day or night and overcome challenging and realistic weather conditions. ”

On the other hand, there is good news for lovers of virtual reality, since the game will have support for virtual reality devices (with a post-launch update) and TrackIR. The latter is already available in the recently released closed beta, whose gameplay and analysis videos from Digital Foundry can be seen below. According to DF, an RTX 2080 Ti reaches between 30 and 40 FPS in 4K resolution with maximum details.

Microsoft Flight Simulator Minimum Requirements for AMD:

  • OS: Windows 10 64-bit with Update 1909 of November 2019
  • Processor: Ryzen 3 1200
  • Memory: 8 GB of RAM
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon RX 570
  • VRAM : 2GB
  • Bandwidth: 5 Mbs
  • Storage: 150 GB of available space

Microsoft Flight Simulator Minimum Requirements for Intel / Nvidia:

  • OS: Windows 10 64-bit with Update 1909 of November 2019
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-4460
  • Memory: 8 GB of RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 770
  • VRAM : 2GB
  • Bandwidth: 5 Mbs
  • Storage: 150 GB of available space

Microsoft Flight Simulator Recommended Requirements for AMD:

  • OS: Windows 10 64-bit with Update 1909 of November 2019
  • Processor: Ryzen 5 1500X
  • Memory: 16 GB of RAM
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon RX 590
  • VRAM : 4GB
  • Bandwidth: 20 Mbs
  • Storage: 150 GB of available space

Microsoft Flight Simulator Recommended Requirements for Intel / Nvidia:

  • OS: Windows 10 64-bit with Update 1909 of November 2019
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-8400
  • Memory: 16 GB of RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 970
  • VRAM : 4GB
  • Bandwidth: 20 Mbs
  • Storage: 150 GB of available space

Microsoft Flight Simulator Ideal Requirements for AMD:

  • OS: Windows 10 64-bit with Update 1909 of November 2019
  • Processor: Ryzen 7 Pro 2700X
  • Memory: 32 GB of RAM
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon VII
  • VRAM : 8GB
  • Bandwidth: 50 Mbs
  • Storage: 150 GB SSD of available space

Microsoft Flight Simulator Ideal Requirements for Intel / Nvidia:

  • OS: Windows 10 64-bit with Update 1909 of November 2019
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-9800X
  • Memory: 32 GB of RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080
  • VRAM : 8GB
  • Bandwidth: 50 Mbs
  • Storage: 150 GB SSD of available space