Item #: GPMZ4550
UPC: 0735557945503
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    Get your hands on the ultimate RC experience
    Classic convenience meets enhanced capabilities in RealFlight 8! It brings back all the features and functionality of RF7.5 with several key upgrades. The same game-changing, supremely realistic physics which have drawn pilots to RealFlight since the first edition are back and further improved...and there's so much more.The best part is, if you can run RealFlight 7.5 on your computer, you can run RealFlight 8!

    First up on the list of new capabilitiesVR compatibility. Plug in a popular VR set available on the market and you're instantly at the field or behind the sticks. For full immersion, there's nothing else like it out there.

    Plus, accessing the world of RealFlight is easier than ever with a simple, intuitive interface which virtually guarantees you'll be up and flying in moments. There's zero learning curve, zero hassle, just flying fun. New for RealFlight 8, you can fly with the custom-designed InterLink controller or hook up a game console controller you might already have around the house.

    Next up are the flying sites and aircraftevery flying site and aircraft from RF7.5 is back. Plus there are over a dozen new aircraft and a customized FPV flying site. Plus, you can customize everything to your satisfaction with aircraft and flying site software that has also been upgraded to accept even more detailed HD models.

    Far from last, and certainly not least, the game-like challenges which have helped sharpen thousands of pilots' skills are back and expanded so you get more tiers of balloon-popping, spot landing bang for your buck.

    Trust in the RC flight simulator that has put more pilots in the air safely than any other, pick up your copy of RealFlight today!

    - Unparalleled physics make RealFlight the #1 RC flight simulator on the market
    - Simple, intuitive interfacezero learning curve, zero hassle
    - Game-like challenges make flight training fun and fully interactive with at least ten levels of complexity
    - Multiplayer combatchallenge the best pilots in the world
    - Fly in detailed fieldsday or nightand make them your own with FlexiField
    - More than 140 aircraft.
    - More than 40 flying sites and FlexiField Site Editor

    This version is Mode 2-Left Hand Throttle and Right Hand Elevator, USA Standard
    Compatible with Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, or 10
    Local administrator access required
    Not compatible with Windows XP, Mac platforms or
    Windows emulators such as Virtual PC on a Mac.
    RealFlight performance will be greatly limited if used with a Netbook
    NEW
    FEATURES INCLUDE;
    VR Headset Compatibility (Fly RealFlight with your Oculus Rift or HTC Vive)
    FPV Drones and Racing Challenges
    Support for generic Joysticks/Gamepads
    Challenges-
    New Multi-Rotor Physics
    Ghost Runs-compete against your best times for individual challenge levels
    Aircraft-
    Many new FPV Racing Drones
    Riley Model B
    Synergy 766
    And More!
    Airport-
    FPV Racing Site
    Still Includes All of the Following Extraordinary Features;
    TrueView Realistic Lighting offers the visual impact of full-
    spectrum daylight, colors are brighter, truer and more intense.
    Contrasts are sharper at the extreme of black and white as well as
    between shades of the same color.
    TruFlo Wind Dynamics
    Welcome Screen-comes up after RealFlight is launched.
    Options include;
    *Tip of the Day-Changes daily to offer user new and better ways to
    use RealFlight
    *Shortcuts for selecting new flying sites or aircraft, user's
    current favorites, and new aircraft/flying site combos
    *Built-in video player-with updated videos on essential flying
    skills
    RealPhysics 3D
    Reset/Rewind on the InterLink Elite Controller
    Multiplayer and Multimode
    Water takeoffs and landings
    Onscreen Camera Controls-cameras can be added or moved without
    leaving the screen-or using a menu.
    Night Flying
    Real Rendering
    AccuModel aircraft editor
    FlexField flying site editor
    Blade stop autorotations

    FEATURES
    Vastly improved heli physics with features such as;
    Sound and Motion Physics, props and wheels blur, engine sound
    changes with RPM
    Realism on Impact reacts to pilot's actions to save their heli
    after a hard landing or crash
    "Full Coverage" Collision Detection, hundreds of sensor points for
    realistic reaction to impacts
    Depth of Field Effect keeps model that is being flown the focal
    point
    Night Flying-orient your flight to lights on the field below
    First Person Video (FPV) pilot's eye view of flight
    FlexiField Flying Site Editor-add buildings, trees and more
    Overhead Site Map-shows aircraft and runway locations
    Smoke Reaction-ultra realistic smoke and exhaust
    Blade Stop Autos
    Real Rendering-reveals fine details such as aircraft panel lines
    Water Takeoffs and Landings w/seaplanes or float equipped aircraft
    Movable Camera Angles-add cameras to aircraft with the Aircraft
    Editor and rotate their positions
    Accu-Model controls every aspect of aircraft and flying sites,
    changes wingspan, airfoils, glow or electric power, trim schemes and
    much more
    Sky Grid-colored grid can be overlayed on the sky to ensure perfectly
    symmetrical patterns and pinpoint entries and exits
    Wingtip and Rotary Trails allows pilot to trace their flight path
    Reset/Rewind Button allows pilots to practice maneuvers, recreate
    aerobatics, and more. "Seek" function precisely pauses the action so
    pilot can analyze mistakes and correct them.
    Using Multiplayer and your Internet connection you can fly with
    other RealFlight pilots. Hook up with an instructor for one-on-one
    tutoring, engage in combat with a single opponent or a patrol - or
    host multiplayer events for a whole squadron. You can invite
    guests, choose sites, aircraft and events, limit play by points or
    elapsed time - and automate it all, so you can join the fun, too.
    Please note, the number of participants in a Multiplayer
    session may be limited by the internet connection (speed
    and bandwidth) available to each participant.
    Multiplayer Combat Events include Dead Ringer, Machine Gun, Streamer
    Cut, Hardcore Combat, Rocket, and Paintball
    In Combat Events, select a single opponent from any number of
    participants and track his movement throughout the virtual arena.
    Pilot's License, choose a name, select an avatar, and create your own
    profile to share - including a personal statement and flight hours
    logged.
    Use the Aircraft Editor to add cameras to your plane or heli, just
    like any other object. Movable camera angles can be changed through
    your controller. Activate servos using a switch or rotary knob to
    rotate the camera position.
    TruFlo Wind Dynamics allow you to designate wind direction and speed,
    from blustery to mild. Several flying sites support Dynamic Slope
    Soaring and hand-launch gliders. G5.5 more accurately renders
    thermal winds-static thermals and dynamic thermals
    Built-in interface allows you to use your own transmitter if desired.
    MultiMode lets you use the controller and interface simultaneously -
    a feature no other R/C simulator has.
    InterLink Elite controller features digital trims and QuickSelect,
    Choose from over 140 aircraft
    Airboats:
    Generic Airboat
    Airplanes:
    AJ Slick (51 inch)
    Albatros D.Va
    AR-6 Endeavor
    AT-6 Texan
    B-25 Mitchell
    Bede BD-5J
    Cessna 182 Skylane
    DynaFlite Bird of Time
    Dynaflite Super Decathlon
    ElectriFly BLT Park Flyer
    ElectriFly Cirrus SR-22 Turbo
    ElectriFly Edge 540
    ElectriFly Edge 540 EP 3D XLC
    ElectriFly ElectroStreak
    ElectriFly Evader
    ElectriFly FlatOuts Extra 300S
    ElectriFly Fundango
    ElectriFly PBY Catalina
    ElectriFly Rifle
    ElectriFly Slinger
    ElctriFly Yak-54 3D
    Extra 300L
    F5D Pylon Racer
    F86
    Flyzone AirCore ME-109
    Flyzone AirCore P-51 Mustang
    Flyzone AirCore Principle
    Flyzone Beechcraft Staggerwing
    Flyzone Calypso
    Flyzone Cessna 182
    Flyzone DHC-2 Beaver
    Flyzone DHC-2 Beaver Float Plane
    Flyzone Diablo Sport
    Flyzone Diablo Trainer
    Flyzone Hadron
    Flyzone Millenium Master
    Flyzone Mini Switch Sport
    Flyzone Mini Switch Trainer
    Flyzone Sensei
    Flyzone SkyFly
    Flyzone Skyfly 2
    Flyzone Switch Sport
    Flyzone Switch Trainer
    Futaba Sky Leaf
    Gary Wright Model Products E3D
    Gee Bee R-2
    General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper
    Great Planes Avistar Elite
    Great Planes Big Stik
    Great Planes Big Stik with Floats
    Great Planes Cap 232
    Great Planes Factor 30cc
    Great Planes Fling 2-Meter
    Great Planes Kunai
    Great Planes Micro F-86 Sabre EDF
    Great Planes Proud Bird
    Great Planes PT40
    Great Planes Revolver
    Great Planes SpaceWalker
    Great Planes Spirit 100
    Great Planes Super Sportster
    Great Planes Super Sportster w/Floats
    Great Planes Ultra Sport
    Great Planes Yak-54 Foamy
    Hall Bulldog
    Harrier
    Hawk
    Hobbico ElectriStar
    Hobbico NexSTAR
    Hobbico NexSTAR w/AFS
    Hobbico NexSTAR EP
    Hobbico NexSTAR EP w/AFS
    Hobbico Twinstar
    L-39 Albatross
    ME262
    Messerschmitt BF109e
    Mini Switch
    Mistral 3M
    Mitsubishi A6M Zero
    Multiplex Easy Star
    Multiplex ParkMaster 3D
    North American AT-6 Texan
    P-6E Hawk
    P-51D Mustang
    Paper Airplane
    PAU Edge 540 36%
    Piper J-3 Cub
    Piper J-3 Cub with Floats
    Pitts S-2B
    Quadcopter
    RF-97
    Revolver
    Riley Model B
    Ripmax WOT 4
    Russian Thunder Yak-54
    Ryan STA
    Sbach Thunderbolt 35%
    Schneider Cup Racer
    Seawind
    Sensei
    Shuriken 60" Sloper
    Sig Seniorita
    Simple Flyer
    SkyShip
    Sopwith Pup
    Travel Air Mystery Ship
    Top Flite Cessna 182 Skylane
    Top Flite F4U Corsair
    Top Flite FW-190
    Top Flite Giant Zero
    Tower Hobbies Extra Special
    Ultimate Biplane
    V-22 Osprey
    Wild RC Mini IFO
    Wright Flyer (1903)
    Yak 54
    Helicopters:
    AH-64 Apache
    Align T-Rex 500
    Bell 222
    Bell 222 Scale Head
    Bell Jetranger
    Bell Jetranger Scale Head
    Dominion 3D
    Dominion 3D 90
    Dominion 3D 90 Flybarless
    Dominion 400
    Dominion 450
    Ecureuil
    Ecureuil Scale Head
    Gaui X7
    Helimax Axe 400 3D
    Helimax Axe CP
    Helimax Axe EZ
    Hind Mi-24
    Huey
    KDE 700
    Mako F3C
    Miniature Aircraft X-Cell Furion 450
    Rave 90 ENV
    Rave ENV Electric
    Schweizer
    Schweizer with Floats
    Skycrane
    Synergy E6
    Synergy E7
    Synergy N5c
    Synergy 766
    Thunder Tiger E700
    Thunder Tiger Raptor G4 E720
    Thunder Tiger Raptor 90 G4
    Thunder Tiger Innovator Expert
    T-Rex 500
    Tutor 600
    Tutor 600 Trainer
    Westland Lynx
    Multirotor:
    8X Quadcopter 1260
    Explorer 580
    Gaui 330X-S Quad Flyer
    H4 Quadcopter 520
    Helimax 1SQ
    Helimax FORM 500
    Helimax Voltage 500 3D
    Hexacopter 780
    Hubsan X4 Pro
    Octocopter 1000
    Quadcopter
    Quadcopter X
    Rise RXS255
    Scorpion Sky Strider 280
    Tempest 250
    Tempest 280
    Tiny Terror 150
    Tricopter 900
    xCraft X PlusOne
    Xiro Xplorer (2 variants)
    PhotoField Sites:
    Alpine Meadow
    Carl Henson Field
    Evergreen Airport
    Gold Country Aeromodeler Park
    Grass Flatlands
    Grass Flatlands (Night)
    Lake Douglas
    LIARS Field
    Santa Clara County Model Aircraft Skypark
    Sod Farm
    Waco Field
    3D Flying Sites:
    Air Race Desert
    Air Race Stadium
    Aircraft Carrier
    Alpine Lake
    Apocalypse
    Bayou
    Boneyard
    Buena Vista
    Carnival
    Castle
    Castle HD
    Construction Site
    DS Ridgeline
    FPV Racing Site
    Flight School
    Flight School (Night)
    Japanese Temple
    Joe's Garage
    Joe's Garage (HD)
    Junkyard
    Marooned
    Observatory
    Obstacle Course
    Obstacle Course (Night)
    Palace
    RealFlight Ranch
    Sandy Point
    Shipwreck
    Sierra Nevada Cliff
    Sky Carrier
    Soccer Field
    Soccer Field HD
    Thermal Park

    INCLUDES
    One Great Planes RealFlight 8 R/C Flight Simulator DVD
    InterLink-X controller
    Cable for JR and Hitec radios
    Cable with micro-plug adapter for newer Futaba radios with square
    port

    REQUIREMENTS
    Minimum Recommended System: (Note: Some graphical features may be
    disabled. Aerodynamic calculations will remain high-quality)
    Windows Vista, 7, 8, or Windows 10
    *Administrator access required
    Intel Pentium 1.0GHz or equivalent
    512 MB RAM
    10 GB Hard Drive Space
    DVD Drive
    3D Accelerated Video with:
    32 MB Dedicated Video Memory
    Full Windows DirectX 9 compliant (Shader Model 2.0 or better)
    USB Port
    Optimal System: For best graphical performance
    Dual Core 2.4GHz CPU
    2 GB RAM
    3D Accelerated Video with:
    512 MB dedicated video memory
    Pixel Shader 3.0 support
    Multiplayer Requirements:
    Broadband internet connection
    Computer microphone for voice chat
    Virtual Reality Headset:
    Please see the system requirements for your device
    InterLink-X Controller:
    USB Port
    Compatible FM or FM selectable transmitter if using the Interface
    mode

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