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 majestic Microsoft Flight Simulator, which brings long-awaited PC DLSS support.
In addition to DLSS anti-aliasing and upgrades, Asobo says Sim Update 10 should provide “stability, performance and memory usage” improvements for those using the Direct X12 support that Flight Simulator is developing – although it notes that the new memory allocator will only be available in Nvidia’s next GPU driver has been released.
In today’s update, the world’s moving ships now have wake effects for PC, there’s a new cloud system – said to provide “higher vertical accuracy at low altitudes to better reflect various cloud heights close to the ground” and thickness” – plus many quality-of-life features of Flight Simulator’s VFR maps.
Those looking for a complete rundown of today’s sim additions and changes should read Asobo’s Rich Sim Update 10 Release Notes.
Of course, it’s been a busy year for Microsoft Flight Simulator, and Asobo has rolled out the sim’s free Top Gun expansion and various global-enhancing world updates throughout 2022. However, there are more upcoming World Updates, with Canada arriving later this month, followed by a massive free 40th Anniversary Edition update this November – dubbed “a comprehensive take on the franchise”. Celebrate” – launch of gliders, helicopters, Airbus A310 and more.