Asynchronous Compute part of it
According to a leaked presentation, Square Enix's upcoming Hitman game is also on the list of titles that will have support for DirectX 12 API.
Claims up to 20% more GPU and 50% more CPU performance
Microsoft has released a new teaser video which shows the benefitst of the upcoming DirectX 12 API, including better performance, reduced latency and smoother framerates.
Coming in by the end of March
While Zotac has already announced its new Sonix PCIe 480GB SSD based on Phison controller, we still could not find it listed anywhere in Europe so we reached out to Zotac for a bit more information and it appears it will be coming by the end of March with a price set at around €349.
2.5-inch form-factor and 12Gbps SAS interface
Samsung has now officially announced and started to ship its new Samsung PM1633a line of solid state drives for Enterprise Storage Systems, which includes the highest capacity SSD ever made by Samsung, the 15.35TB PM1366a model.
Performance Series kits
EK Water Blocks has launched its new Performance Series liquid cooling kits which include all the components needed for a custom liquid cooling loop.
Brings AMD Freesync support over HDMI
Samsung has unveiled three new curved monitors that will have a 1800R curve radius and support for AMD Freesync over HDMI, the 27-inch CF591 and the CF390, which will be available in both 23.5-inch and 27-inch sizes.
The new Acer Predator XB321HK
Acer has unveiled yet another gaming monitor that will be a part of its Predator lineup, the 32-inch 4K/UHD Predator XB321HK which will also have support for Nvidia G-Sync.
Game Ready drivers for new games
Nvidia has released new Geforce 362.00 WHQL drivers which are also Game Ready drivers and include all performance optimizations for a couple of new games including Gears of War: Ultimate Edition, Far Cry Primal, and the latest expansion for Dying Light, The Following.
Crossfire profile for Far Cry Primal and bug fixes
AMD has released its new AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.2.1 Beta drivers which include the Crossfire profile for the Far Cry Primal game from Ubisoft as well as fixes some various bugs.
HBAO+ and PCSS bring impressive details
With the official launch of Ubisoft's Tom Clancy's The Division game set for 8th of March, Ubisoft has decided to show once again that PC will be the best platform to fully experience the streets of New York and Nvidia GameWorks effects just make it look impressive.