Microsoft update borks Intel graphics hardware running DirectX or Direct3D
Published in PC Hardware

KB5019980 / KB5019961 for Windows 11 users and KB5019959 for Windows 10 users

Software King of the World Microsoft has admitted that a patch it released last November might have tiggered Intel graphics hardware running DirectX or Direct3D.

3DMark for DirectX Raytracing comes in January 2019
Published in Graphics

3DMark Port Royal

UL Benchmarks has announced that its newest benchmark for ray tracing will be coming in January 2019, dubbed 3DMark Port Royal.

Futuremark shows DirectX Raytracing tech demo at GDC 2018
Published in Graphics

Says DXR benchmark is coming

Following Microsoft's DirectX Raytracing (DXR) announcement, Futuremark has unveiled its new DXR tech demo at the Game Developers Conference held in San Francisco, showing a first glimpse of what can be achieved with Microsoft's latest DirectX 12 feature.

Star Citizen focuses on Vulkan API
Published in Gaming
Monday, 20 March 2017 18:51

Star Citizen focuses on Vulkan API

Ditches support for DirectX

Roberts Space Industry (RSI), the developer behind the Star Citizen game, said that it will drop DirectX 11 support and stop all development on a DirectX 12 version, focusing solely on the Vulkan API.

Tuesday, 05 March 2013 15:48

Next DirectX codenamed Blue

directx 11 logo

Cebit 2013: No DirectX 12

Monday, 12 September 2011 14:19

Qualcomm doesn’t have DirectX 10, 11


ATI's Adreno didn't develop further