Flight Simulator gets long-awaited DLSS support for PC in today’s Sim Update 10
Developer Asobo has released its latest SIM update for the legendary Microsoft Flight Simulator, bringing, among other things, the long-awaited DLSS support for PC.
In addition to DLSS anti-aliasing and upscaling, Asobo says the SIM update 10 should provide “stability, performance and memory usage” improvements for flight simulators using in-development Direct X12 support – although it notes that the new memory allocator is only active once. Will be Nvidia’s. The next GPU driver is released.
Elsewhere in today’s update, the world’s moving boats now have a wake effect on PC, there’s a new cloud layer system – said to “provide more vertical accuracy at low altitudes to better reflect different cloud heights and thicknesses near the ground”. – Plus several quality-of-life features for Flight Simulator’s VFR map.
A must-read for those looking for a full run-down of today’s SIM additions and changes Asobo’s extensive SIM update 10 release notes.
It’s certainly been a busy year for Microsoft Flight Simulator, with Asobo already rolling out the sim’s free Top Gun expansion and various globe-enhancing world updates throughout 2022. However, with one last world update still to come, Canada, due to arrive later this month, followed by a massive free 40th Anniversary Edition update – described as a “massive celebration of the franchise” – this November for Glider, Helicopter , introducing the Airbus A310, and more