RC8 requirements

System requirements

Due to the detailed 3D-graphics and the time consuming physics simulation it is highly recommended that your PC or Mac system meets the following minimum computer specifications to achieve a smooth simulation speed. For best performance and when using aeroflyRC9 with high quality graphic settings its recommended that your PC or Mac meets at least the recommended requirements.


System requirements for Windows 8/10/11

Minimum (recommended) system requirements

  • 64-Bit Win 8/10/11
  • DualCore 2,4 GHz (QuadCore 3,0 GHz)
  • RAM 4 GB (8 GB)
  • Free Disc Space: 8 GB
  • 3D graphics card with 1 GB (2 GB) with Open-GL 4.0 or higher
  • Only for VR mode: video card with 4 GB. with Open-GL 4.5 or higher
  • The RC8 is optimized for Oculus-Rift and HTC-Vive Headsets
  • A version for AppleMac computer is available via the AppleAppStore. The aeroflyRC can´t be installed under Parallels or also Linux.



System requirements for Mac-OS


  • macOS Monterey (or higher) recommended
  • macOS 11 Big Sur
  •  macOS Catalina
  •  macOS 10.14.2 Mojave
  • macOS 10.13.6 High Sierra

Supported hardware:

  • All iMacs, Mac Book’s and Mac Mini’s that support the Apple Metal graphics interface. This applies to almost all Mac computers manufactured since 2015.
  • Some of the more complex 4D landscapes are only suitable for computers with a dedicated graphics processor from AMD or NVIDIA or the new Apple M1/M2 devices.
  • Availabe via the AppleAppStore


The aeroflyRC8 is multilingual

Select your menu language at the installation or later.
You can control the menu in english, french, spanish, italian, netherlands, danish or german!


Universal for RC-radio, USB-commander, gamepads or mouse!

Universal for RC-radio, USB-commander, gamepads or mouse

Selecting the control device you will have total freedom! The aeroflyRC7 recognize any USB gamecontroller, whether it’s an IKARUS commander or an RC transmitter with USB adapter.

rc7_zubehoer_400• IKARUS RC Flight Controller (#3036012)
• IKARUS USB-Interface (#3031010) oder (#3031020)
• IKARUS SimConnector (#3031100)

• All aeroflyRC7 or aerofly5 GameCommander
• All aerofly Professional GameCommander
• All easyFly4 FullVersion Commander (not SE-Version)

• All black USB Interfacesticks by IKARUS
• All red SecondPlayer-Adapter by IKARUS
• All yellow easyFly USB Interfacesticks (max. 6 Channels)
• The USB-GameCommander by Realflight
• The Simulus-Commander by Pearl

• USB Gamepads, e.g. the USB-Gamepad easyFly3
• A USB Computer Mouse

General Note: All Commander, joysticks and interfaces which are automatically detected by windows as an USB input device and which can be calibrated as game controller by the windows control panel are usable. Because the RealFlight and Phoenix interface cable are not recognized as game controller they are not usable as interface for an R/C radio.