Is Microsoft Flight Simulator playable on any cloud gaming services?

microsoft flight simulator on Cloud Gaming

Yes, Microsoft Flight Simulator is playable on Cloud Gaming. You can currently play it on 3 different cloud gaming services: Shadow, airgpu and Xbox Cloud Gaming.

Microsoft Flight Simulator is available on:

airgpuAvailableGame available
GameAwayAvailableGame available
BrightAvailableGame available
Xbox CloudAvailableGame available

Microsoft Flight Simulator is not available on:

Boosteroid Unavailable Unavailable
GeForce Now Unavailable Unavailable
Amazon Luna Unavailable Unavailable
Playstation Now Unavailable Unavailable
Blacknut Unavailable Unavailable

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Description: From gliders and helicopters to wide-body jets, fly highly detailed and accurate aircraft in the Microsoft Flight Simulator 40th Anniversary Edition. The world is at your fingertips.

Publisher: Xbox Game Studios

Developer: Asobo Studio

Release Date: 17.08.2020

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Frequently Asked Questions

For an overview of devices that support playing Microsoft Flight Simulator via cloud gaming, see the table below. It provides details about each device and the cloud gaming services they work with.

DeviceAvailableOn Services
BrowserYesXbox Game Pass Ultimate, airgpu, Shadow PC
DesktopYesXbox Game Pass Ultimate, airgpu, Shadow PC
TabletYesXbox Game Pass Ultimate, airgpu, Shadow PC
PhoneYesXbox Game Pass Ultimate, airgpu, Shadow PC
TVYesXbox Game Pass Ultimate, airgpu, Shadow PC
ConsoleYesXbox Game Pass Ultimate, airgpu, Shadow PC
Available devices for playing Microsoft Flight Simulator on cloud gaming

For an optimal cloud gaming experience, the requirements aren’t typically determined by the individual games like Microsoft Flight Simulator but rather the cloud gaming service and desired streaming quality.

Here’s a general breakdown:

  • Basic Gameplay: A minimum internet speed of 5 to 15 Mbps is usually required.
  • 4K Cloud Gaming: For the best 4K streaming experience, a bandwidth of at least 40 Mbps is recommended.

For an in-depth look at various providers and their requirements, check the “Info” link in our availability boxes above. For broader insights and tips on optimization, explore our guide on cloud gaming internet speed requirements.

No, Microsoft Flight Simulator is not offered for free on any cloud gaming service at this time.

To explore ways to play games for free on cloud platforms, do visit our free cloud gaming guide. And don’t forget to browse our free cloud games list for other free titles.

Yes, you can play Microsoft Flight Simulator with a controller on cloud gaming.

The following cloud gaming services support this feature:

  • Shadow PC
  • airgpu
  • Xbox Cloud Gaming

Yes, you can play Microsoft Flight Simulator multiplayer through cloud gaming.

Check out these cloud gaming services that support it:

  • Shadow PC
  • airgpu
  • Xbox Cloud Gaming

No, Microsoft Flight Simulator is not currently available on Boosteroid.

No, Microsoft Flight Simulator is not currently available on GeForce Now.

Yes, Microsoft Flight Simulator is currently available on Shadow.

Yes, Microsoft Flight Simulator is currently available on airgpu.

No, Microsoft Flight Simulator is not currently available on Amazon Luna.

No, Microsoft Flight Simulator is not currently available on Blacknut.

Yes, Microsoft Flight Simulator is currently available on Xbox Cloud.

No, Microsoft Flight Simulator is not currently available on Playstation Now.