1.    30 Jul 2015 #1
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    Directx 12


    Hi i am new to this forum
    i just upgraded to windows 10, but when i run dxdiag it says directx 11.1
    is this normal? Shouldn't be directx 12, can i do something to get the new directx 12 or i have to wait for an official uptade?
    thanks
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  2.    31 Jul 2015 #2
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    You will get DirectX 12 if your hardware compatibility with it

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  3.    31 Jul 2015 #3
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    Quote Originally Posted by Crazy359 View Post
    Hi i am new to this forum
    i just upgraded to windows 10, but when i run dxdiag it says directx 11.1
    is this normal? Shouldn't be directx 12, can i do something to get the new directx 12 or i have to wait for an official uptade?
    thanks
    What graphics card & driver are you running?


    Quote Originally Posted by Akane View Post
    You will get DirectX 12 if your hardware compatibility with it
    Not true, my 660 Ti does not have a feature set of DX12, but my runtime version is still DX12.

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  4.    31 Jul 2015 #4
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    Graphics card : intel hd graphics 3000
    driver version: 9.17.10.4229
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  5.    31 Jul 2015 #5
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    Go here, select your version of Win 10 from the drop down menu (top), download & install the latest Win 10 beta driver.
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  6.    31 Jul 2015 #6
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    Thanks man
    also will directx 12 improve gaming performance on my old hardware for older games?? Or directx 12 will only help games that were develop for directx 12?
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  7.    31 Jul 2015 #7
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    You'll need a modern graphics card to take advantage of DX12.
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