RealFlight 8 RF8 Horizon Hobby Edition - Software Only (Includes Free Upgrade to RF9)

Brand: Real Flight

Part Number: RFL1001

£104.49 Web Price RRP £109.99

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Please Note: All customers purchasing Real Flight 8 After 15th August 2019 will be able to download the Real Flight 9 Upgrade when available.

 

RealFlight® is the #1 RC flight simulator in the world. It’s the best tool new RC pilots can use when learning how to fly. It also enables experienced RC pilots to practice new maneuvers and hone their skills so they can become even better pilots.

With 150 different aircraft to fly — including airplanes, helicopters, drones, and more — at over 40 different flying sites, plus the ability to edit aircraft and sites, there’s an almost infinite number of flying options available. Add in game-like challenges that make flight training fun, multiplayer options so you can fly and compete with other pilots online, compatibility with VR headsets, and many, many more features, and you have everything you need to succeed at the field — because you can “fly” and have fun at home!

This Horizon Hobby Edition of RealFlight 8 is what everyone has been asking and waiting for! It adds the exclusive technologies and some of the most popular aircraft from the Best Brands in RC to the #1 RC flight simulator in the world, to deliver an experience you simply can’t find anywhere else.

Over a dozen new aircraft from E-flite®, HobbyZone®, ParkZone®, Hangar 9®, Blade® and more*:

  • HobbyZone® Sport Cub S with SAFE® Technology
  • E-flite® Apprentice® S 15e with SAFE Technology
  • E-flite Timber™ 1.5m with AS3X® and SAFE Select Technologies
  • E-flite Timber 1.5m with Floats, AS3X and SAFE Select Technologies
  • E-flite Carbon-Z® Cessna 150 2.1m with AS3X and SAFE Select Technologies *
  • E-flite F-27 Evolution with AS3X and SAFE Select Technologies *
  • E-flite Mini Convergence® VTOL *
  • ParkZone® Conscendo™ Advanced with AS3X and SAFE Select Technologies
  • Hangar 9® Carbon Cub 15cc *
  • Hangar 9 Ultra Stick 30cc
  • FMS F-15 Eagle V2 64mm EDF
  • Blade® Fusion™ 270 with SAFE Technology *
  • Blade Fusion 480
  • Shop aircraft featured in RealFlight >>
  • * Please be sure to activate and update your RF8 Horizon Hobby Edition online to receive the latest versions of these models.


Features New Horizon Hobby Edition Features:

  • Over one dozen new Horizon Hobby aircraft!
  • Spektrum™ AS3X® (Artificial Stabilization – 3-aXis) and SAFE® (Sensor Assisted Flight Envelope) technologies
  • Improved compatibility with the Spektrum WS1000 wireless simulator dongle (sold separately) for use with compatible DSM2/DSMX equipped transmitters

Additional RealFlight Features:

  • For use with InterLink-X or other RealFlight compatible controllers, gamepads and joysticks (sold separately)
  • Industry-leading True-To-Life™ physics that make every flight more lifelike than any other sim
  • A simple and intuitive interface for zero learning curve, zero hassle, and more fun
  • More than 150 aircraft including airplanes, helicopters, drones, and more
  • Over 40 different flying sites including 3D fields and PhotoFields
  • FlexiField™ Site Editor
  • The ability to edit and import custom aircraft
  • Game-like challenges that make flight training fun and interactive
  • Multiplayer options so you can fly with other pilots online
  • Compatible with VR headsets, including the Oculus Rift and HTC® Vive™ VR headsets (sold separately)


Needed to Complete

  • Internet connection for activation and updates
  • Spektrum WS1000 wireless USB dongle (recommended) for Horizon Hobby models and transmitters

What's in the Box?

  • (1) RealFlight® 8 Horizon Hobby® Edition DVD
  • (1) Product Manual


System Requirements Minimum Recommended System*:

  • Windows® 7 or Windows 8 or Windows 10**
  • 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
    • Fully DirectX® 9 compliant (Shader Model 2.0 or better)
  • InterLink-X, RealFlight compatible controller, or other Gamepad/Joystick
  • * Some graphical features may be disabled. Aerodynamic calculations will remain high quality
  • ** Administrator access required in Windows 10

Optimal System:

  • For Best Graphical Performance
    • Dual Core 2.4GHz CPU
    • 2 GB RAM
    • 3D Accelerated Video with: 512 MB dedicated video memory
  • Multiplayer Requirements
    • Broadband Internet connection
    • Computer microphone for voice chat
  • InterLink®-X Controller Requirements (Not included)
    • USB Port
    • Compatible FM or FM-selectable transmitter (if using the interface mode)
  • VR Requirements
    • Compatible with some VR sets (available separately). Check manufacturer’s requirements for VR system use.
    • Works with both the Oculus Rift and HTC® Vive™ VR headsets
    • Online Activation Required
  • Internet connectivity required to download additional content and updates.

Compatible Products RealFlight RF8 Horizon Hobby Edition, Software Only RFL1001 is compatible with RFL1000

  • Brand: Real Flight
  • Part No: RFL1001
  • Fitment: Option Part

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Does the software include the add on, that is available on the Steam version?
Asked by Colin Vick on 13th November 2018

Yes, it includes the RFL1002 addons (those addons are designed for the non Horizon Hobby edition of RealFlight 8).

Answered by: Ben @ Wheelspin Models

Can I use my Spectrum DX6i?
Asked by Clive Rumble on 12th January 2019

Yes, but you will also need the WS1000 USB adapter

Answered by: Ben @ Wheelspin Models

Is this simulator compatible with the Spektrum DX6e transmitter?
Asked by Tim Coles on 5th September 2019

Yes, but you will also need the WS1000 USB adapter

Answered by: Ben @ Wheelspin Models

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