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X-Plane 10 (10.51r2)

is playable on Apple Silicon Macs via DVD install transported from older 32bit Mac (see notes)


Performance Reports

device playable environment api fps resolution settings notes
🖥 M1: Mac mini 8GB yes Rosetta 2 2560 x 1440 See screenshot. With the tested settings you get a workable 35-40 fps. Off course this is with clear weather and good sight. Clouds will ruin the framerate as usual , You can get workable fps with the default planes or simple homemade projects. (my intended use). For the install you need a copy of an already installed X-Plane folder from an older Mac as the installer is 32 bit only. Also needs either the original Install DVD on an external drive or a mounted disc image as unlock key. DVD install transported from older 32bit Mac (see notes)