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Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 will use 2 Petabytes of geographical data to seamlessly stitch together Earth.

Bernkastel

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The result is something that, judging by the trailer, looks impossibly vast and real. Spencer says that 2 petabytes of geographical data is used to seamlessly stitch together Earth. The trailer rushes past cities, swoops down so we can see elephants and giraffes hanging around and then soars the mountains for some truly incredible views.
 
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I'm confused...
Is that the amount of data that was "used" as reference to create the earth in the game, or is it the actual weight of the map in the game?
Do you have to download 100 tera when you under a new city or something? :messenger_neutral:
 

Pagusas

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Prosper, Tx
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Outrunner

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I'll wait and see, considering what happened with Crackdown 3 I don't trust anything they promise anymore.
 
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Can't wait to try this

 

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wonder how many gigs are getting stored and trashed at once, this game was built for solid state
 

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I have watched this trailer in 4K / HDR about 5 times. This looks stunning.
 
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