Microsoft: DirectX 12 will increase your graphics performance by 20 percent

March 5, 2015

Via: itCurated

Microsoft has said previously that its upcoming DirectX 12 API will make your PC more efficient. Now we know by how much: just by using DirectX, executives said, you’ll see a 20 percent improvement in your graphics frame rate, and a drop in CPU utilisation to boot.

What does this mean? During an Intel press conference at GDC Wednesday night, Bryan Langley, a principal program manager for graphics with Microsoft, put it into context.

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