Deus Ex: Mankind Divided to lack DirectX 12 support at launch
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Coming in September

It appears that Deus Ex: Mankind Divided from Square Enix will not have DirectX 12 support at launch as the developer needs more work on optimization.

Futuremark releases 3DMark Time Spy DirectX 12 benchmark
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Brings Async Compute, explicit multi-GPU and multi-threading

Futuremark has now officially released its new Time Spy benchmark, an upgrade which adds the new DirectX 12 test to the 3DMark benchmarking software.

AMD helps 2K and Firaxis game in Direct X12
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Bringing Civ VI to the world

AMD is lending 2K and Firaxis Games a hand with their DirectX 12 projects and to help them provide full support for Asynchronous Compute and Explicit Multi-Adapter."

Microsoft plans DirectX 12 improvements
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Thursday, 07 July 2016 14:22

Microsoft plans DirectX 12 improvements


Wants to simplify Multi-GPU support

Software king of the world Microsoft has a cunning plan to improve Multi-GPU support in DirectX 12.

AMD Radeon RX 480 CrossFire rendering differently vs GTX 1080
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May be an optimization issue


On Tuesday, AMD unveiled Radeon RX 480, the first graphics card in its tenth-generation Radeon lineup, based on 14nm FinFET Polaris architecture, and already some critics have claimed that some aspects of the benchmark are not giving an accurate presentation of CrossFireX performance when tested against Nvidia's high-end Geforce GTX 1080.

Rise of the Tomb Raider gets DirectX 12 support
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And Nvidia VXAO technology

Rise of the Tomb Raider has received a new patch which brings both DirectX 12 support, Nvidia's VXAO Ambient Occlusion technology and some other optimization, fixes and tweaks.

Square Enix's Hitman to have DirectX 12 support at launch
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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. 

Microsoft releases new video showing DirectX 12 benefits
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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. 

AMD's Roy Taylor teases R9 Fury X2 system for developers
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VR and DirectX 12 ready PCs stacked on shelves

AMD's Roy Taylor has been known to use its razor sharp marketing skills to tease the upcoming products and now he took to Twitter to show a shelf fully stacked with "console-sized" Falcon Northwest Tiki PCs with Radeon Technologies Group and AMD badge.

AMD teams up with IO Interactive for Hitman
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Friday, 12 February 2016 17:29

AMD teams up with IO Interactive for Hitman


To implement asynchronous compute engines

AMD has partnered up with IO Interactive and its upcoming Hitman game which will be the newest member of the AMD Gaming Evolved program and feature performance optimizations as well as unique DirectX 12 hardware features.