The Early Access version of X-Plane 12 is officially released to the public : order and download from the official website x-plane.com , for sale at USD 59.99. It includes also a serial key for the previous version X-Plane 11. You can also try the free demo first if you want.
The homepage introduces the full content and new features developed by Laminar Research. “19 high-quality aircraft with immersive 3-D cockpits” are directly included, and the innovations will impact the following areas :
- Photometric, HDR Lighting Engine
- The 4D Weather Engine
- Seven New Aircraft – A330, Citation X, SR22, RV-10, PA-18, R-22, Lancair Evolution
- Volumetric 3D Clouds
- Seasonal/Weather-Specific Visual Effects – Snow, Variable Vegetation, Ice and Rain
- New 3D Forests, Water, Vegetation