Juicehead

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  1. Have any of the beta testers here performed an apples to apples performance comparison between these two versions? I know Jordan King stated that he did not see any improvement in performance, but I have read otherwise in a few other places, etc. It is hard to determine in Rob As. video because he is locked out at 30fps @ 30hz (4k nonetheless). Any input here would be greatly appreciated.
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    Flight1 G750 "Simulator"

    Has anyone used this for P3D? Is it worth the price instead of the standard GTN750 gauge? http://www.flight1tech.com/products/avionicssimulations/g750simulator.aspx
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    GPU vs CPU feature list?

    Does anyone know if there is a list of P3D graphics settings that explains a specific feature being either GPU or CPU driven/limited. i.e. If I move the vegetation slider full right, that affects GPU performance. I do have an idea of some, but I would like to be able to tweak my settings for my GTX 1080.
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    Framerate Question...

    DCS was released over 10 years ago though, if you count LOMAC.
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    Framerate Question...

    Without starting a huge 30fps is perfectly fine argument, I have a question for those of you who know more about programming than myself. As some of you know, DCS World 1.5 dropped yesterday. I was on the hoggit subreddit and there is a thread posted on average framerate improvements people are seeing. I have say, the results are spectacular to say the least! https://www.reddit.com/r/hoggit/comments/3n5fsu/performance_thread_post_your_specs_quality/ Looking at the data, I am curious what DCS did that LM did not.
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    Personal first impression

    In Bobs defense... Before recently upgrading, I had Core i7-2600k @ 4.6 GHZ 8GB Ram 2X GTX 780ti Classified (OC'd) video cards In this day and age, a 60 fps minimum is what I should see, otherwise, it is just sloppy coding and resistance to change. There is not another title that exists that I can't run at least 60fps in 1920x1080 so tell me again why I need a more powerful machine? It will be interesting when DCS 1.5 drops to see average framerate results. I can guarantee you they will be over 60 fps...
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    Personal first impression

    Meanwhile at P3D Should we improve FPS or stutter issues? No, we will just add trees that look like a 70mph wind is hitting them. We will call them speed trees and profit!
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    A quick P3D V3 video

    I would say no this day and age, especially if they are moving past 2.6 right to 3.0. IMO, if there is not a significant performance boost, this is just a money grab from Lockheed Martin, following in the footsteps of EA and Ubisoft.
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    A quick P3D V3 video

    Anyone know if there is any framerate improvement? Rob seems to lock his at 30fps, i'd like to see if it can be locked at 60fps.
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    It's good enough if 3.0 goes with DX12

    It's humorous how other members say nope, DX-12 not going to happen in 3.0. Just curious, are you guys Lockheed employees?... Or maybe you have super secret cameras set up in their offices?... Or perhaps a backdoor to their servers?...
  11. I agree, it would. This is all we can deduce/hope for with them going from 2.5 -> 3.0
  12. There would probably be no reason for anyone to upgrade to v3 unless they plan on updating to Windows 10. As jabloomf1230 said and I agree, this will be a 32bit update with DX12 integration. From what I have read of DX12, this should help immensely with draw calls and help move most all the processes to the GPU. I would hope we will see at least a 60fps average now with better than average hardware. I know this has nothing to do with P3D, but it is amazing nonetheless (DX12 Demo) https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=28&v=SN2ayVd9-3E
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    Latest Generation Intel CPU vs 4770K Haswell

    Hopefully we will finally see a stable 60fps...
  14. I was running GMapHD on my Android a while back with P3D. I recently picked up a Surface Pro 3 and would like to run the same type setup on it. Does anyone have any experience with their EFB for FSX? I am really only looking to stream a moving map overlay onto a sectional chart. Will their EFB perform this? Or is their any other software I should take a look at? thx
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    Prepar3D v2.5 Development Update

    It isn't rude when it's the truth. I am in the same type of business where many of my milestones are dependent upon when my customers can get me parts/raw material. If my projections are wrong, I take the heat. It seems like software companies these days have never even heard of setting milestones or even setting release dates for projects. I mean, even though P3D does not have a working SLI profile, the least they could do is allow us to leave the feature enabled with P3D crashing and/or bad framerate.