The X-Plane beta updates are for users who want to help test the newest refinements to the X-Plane software. The advantage to doing so is that these users get access to the latest enhancements to the software (flight model refinements, new features, etc.). The downside is that there is a greater risk of encountering. 20 Mar This is not going to be a typical eight-week beta. Please go check your add-ons this week. The biggest area of code change for VR that affected other parts of X- Plane was the rendering engine. I've fixed 3 rendering bugs where I broke something while restructuring the renderer for VR, and none were. About This Article. Article Type: Release Notes Subject: Betas Platform: Desktop X-Plane Version: Shortlink: ?p=
22 Mar Beta 3 fixes the MFD brightness going crazy in the G C, and fixes shadow casting on transparent-alpha-textured objects, but we still have an open bug with panel brightness in a Carenado aircraft that looks like a low level rendering bug. has a lot of change to the rendering engine to support. 26 Dec The major feature coming in X-Plane is native support of virtual reality, or VR. You can now try out X-Plane VR by grabbing the latest beta! The focus of this build is VR preview and testing on a wide variety of hardware configurations, so at this time the beta does not contain many changes for those. X-Plane VR Beta Instructions. X-Plane supports native virtual reality, or VR. As of vr2, the additional X-Plane system requirements for VR are: Windows 7 64 bits or newer operating system; HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, or Windows Mixed Reality (WMR); Steam VR installed for Vive/WMR and “Windows Mixed.
11 Oct To get it, make sure you have an X-Plane install you can scrap, have a stiff drink, and check “get betas” in the installer. Release notes are here. I'll try to post more over the weekend about some of the new stuff, but there's a lot, and we've probably left things off the initial notes. For now, since it's beta 1, our. Create aircraft, scenery, & more for X-Plane. X-Plane is incredibly extensible. You can simulate new aircraft, make 3-D models, or even change the functionality of the program in drastic ways. 16 Mar Formation flying: this beta includes Jörg's new code to improve network sync, both for external visuals and multiplayer/formation-flying. X-Plane now calculates the total latency between machines and adjusts network aircraft to compensate, with error correction. This means you see your friend flying where.