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I have a brand new computer (HP) and I want to know if I can play XP11 without it freezing. I don't know much about computers so I'm sorry if I messed up. Big fan of XP but I want to know if my computer can handle. Thank you.

Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6700 CPU @ 3.40GHz 3041GHz

Graphics card: Intel HD graphics 530

Windows 10

11.9 GB of ran usable

System type: 64-bit operating system, x64 based processor.
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I meant to say RAM
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Is this computer a laptop or a desktop? 

To effectively run X-Plane 10 'smoothly', it is extremely, heavily recommend that you buy a computer or/and upgrade to a dedicated graphics card or chip. Integrated graphics will, unfortunately, not really do the job you might be looking for. 

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Hi,

The answer is no UNLESS you upgrade

The only thing that's wrong is your graphics card.  Intel HD cards are VERY bad for X-Plane. Get a Nvidia or AMD card. Your cooling must be very good as well to run XP. Try the X-Plane 10 demo on your system to see if it can cope. That will determine if you can attempt to run XP 11.

My Specs

Intel I7 4770k @3.5 ghz

16 GB RAM

Nvidia GTX 970 4gb VRAM

MSI Z87 G41 Motherboard

256 gb SSD

Windows 10 64bit

650 watt PSU

I get 25-30+ FPS

-Rishi

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