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I just looked at the hifi website and correct me if I'm wrong, but ASN is not compatible with p3d v4?

 

 

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Did not know this. Thanks guys!

Is it a nice update from ASN?

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7 minutes ago, ahsmatt7 said:

Did not know this. Thanks guys!

Is it a nice update from ASN?

I personally think so. Plus, it’s the only one that will work with v4 😉 

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Just now, Milton Waddams said:

I personally think so. Plus, it’s the only one that will work with v4 😉 

Haha you're definitely right on that one.

I just built a new rig and got my hand on p3d v4 for the first time today. V4 is a huge improvement.

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Just now, ahsmatt7 said:

I just built a new rig and got my hand on p3d v4 for the first time today. V4 is a huge improvement.

Isn’t it? It’s so freeing not being bound by 32 bit memory limitations!

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Just now, Milton Waddams said:

Isn’t it? It’s so freeing not being bound by 32 bit memory limitations!

I thought the 64 bit stuff was just hype but I guess I was wrong.

This tied with an 8700k makes one hell of an experience.

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1 minute ago, ahsmatt7 said:

This tied with an 8700k makes one hell of an experience.

How’s the 8700k? I haven’t really heard anyone around here talk about it all that much.

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8 minutes ago, ahsmatt7 said:

Is it a nice update from ASN?

some of  niceties as listed on HiFI website

'New ASP4 Features

Redesigned 64-bit ASConnect simulator interface with tight P3Dv4 integration

Updated XGauge radar and weather display gauge, now in 64-bit

New Air Effect Enhancements including Low-Interval Smoothing for a more organic and realistic feel to updrafts, downdrafts, thermals, gusts, sheer, turbulence and microbursts

New Visibility Depiction Enhancements including new low and high altitude visibility horizon distance adjustment options

New Active Runway Data, showing the active runway in use based on current wind conditions via Map pop-ups, Conditions Screen METAR text and Briefing text

General improvements in performance and stability throughout'

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3 hours ago, Milton Waddams said:

How’s the 8700k? I haven’t really heard anyone around here talk about it all that much.

I can from a 2700k and what I've experienced with the 8700k is mind blowing.

I plan on writing a whole write up on it tomorrow sometime.

I never thought I could get 50fps with the pmdg 747 out of ksfo hd v2. It's paired with a 1080 ti at 4k as well.

I was able to get it OCed to 5 ghz at 1.305v on a kraken x62 AIO.

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3 hours ago, onebob said:

some of  niceties as listed on HiFI website

'New ASP4 Features

Redesigned 64-bit ASConnect simulator interface with tight P3Dv4 integration

Updated XGauge radar and weather display gauge, now in 64-bit

New Air Effect Enhancements including Low-Interval Smoothing for a more organic and realistic feel to updrafts, downdrafts, thermals, gusts, sheer, turbulence and microbursts

New Visibility Depiction Enhancements including new low and high altitude visibility horizon distance adjustment options

New Active Runway Data, showing the active runway in use based on current wind conditions via Map pop-ups, Conditions Screen METAR text and Briefing text

General improvements in performance and stability throughout'

 bob

Thanks for that Bob.

In your experience, do these features add a lot to your experience?

Just curious

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13 hours ago, ahsmatt7 said:

Thanks for that Bob.

In your experience, do these features add a lot to your experience?

Just curious

Didn't notice anything of all that marketing blah blah so those features didn't add anything at all to my experience. But it's still the best weather engine out there. :wink:

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14 hours ago, ahsmatt7 said:

I can from a 2700k and what I've experienced with the 8700k is mind blowing.

I plan on writing a whole write up on it tomorrow sometime.

I never thought I could get 50fps with the pmdg 747 out of ksfo hd v2. It's paired with a 1080 ti at 4k as well.

I was able to get it OCed to 5 ghz at 1.305v on a kraken x62 AIO.

1.305v or 1.35v? 

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15 hours ago, ahsmatt7 said:

In your experience, do these features add a lot to your experience?

Not into all the detail of the improvements but havn't as yet not altered any settings in ASP4, In just using the default cloud textures I'm happy with it.

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