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Flight Simulator X or X-Plane 10?

Discussion in 'Games' started by SaiZo, Aug 2, 2013.

  1. SaiZo

    SaiZo

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    I just want to know, from others, if there is anyone here who has any experience with either Flight Simulator X or X-plane 10 (or both) - which one is the better?

    My simulator setup (for warplanes) is:
    CH- Fighterstick
    CH- Throttle pro
    CH- Pro Pedals

    For ordinary planes:
    CH- Eclipse yoke and throttle quadrant


    I bought all of them second hand, had to repair/change the USB cable on the Eclipse yoke, but now I want a good flight sim to try them out on. Most people have said "get X-Plane", is that better than FSX or just as good?
  2. Muhad

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    I would recommend FSX!! There are hundreds and hundreds of awesome addons available.

    X-Plane still needs work, and the virtual cockpit leaves a lot to be desired.
  3. Exeodus

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    It all depends on what type of flying to want to pursue and are addons important, like airports, planes, scenery, etc?
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    FSX. X-Plane is junk.
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    Try the demo of each.
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    Are fly simulators really fun,I know that i played long time ago helicopter game but it was unplayable without right gamestick or gamepad.
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    You could also look at FlightGear. http://www.flightgear.org/

    Can't say how good it is compared to the others, as my knowledge of flight sims are almost zero.

    But it's free, so no loss in giving it a try.
    Crunching for Team TPU
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    newtekie1 Semi-Retired Folder

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    X-Plane is slightly more realistic, from what I remember, but FSX has way more mods and add-ons.

    I got addicted to playing the AirHauler add-on for a good long while. There is a cheaper version of Airhauler for X-Plane too, but since I prefer FSX I bought the FSX version.
    Crunching for Team TPU 50 Million points folded for TPU
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    Anyone remember Flight Unlimited?

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