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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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.

DirectX 12 sports an impressive  multi-GPU feature
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Provides a decent performance boost

Microsoft's upcoming DirectX 12 API will bring plenty of performance improvements but one the most impressive is its ability to mix GPUs and combine Radeon and Geforce graphics cards for some extra performance.

Intel releases IGP drivers for Windows 10
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Support for DirectX 12 and more

Following the release of Microsoft's new Windows 10 OS, Intel has launched its newest IGP drivers which bring some improvements as well as full support for Windows 10, DirectX 12, Miracast and more.

Microsoft surprises with Preview release 10159
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Two builds in two days

Three days ago we received a notification that Windows 10158 was available and we got this build installed. 

Nvidia releases Geforce 352.86 Game Ready WHQL driver
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As well as first Windows 10 OS 352.84 WHQL driver

Nvidia has been rolling out Game Ready Geforce graphics card drivers with almost every major game launch and has now announced its first Geforce 352.84 WHQL-certified driver for Windows 10, as well as the new Geforce 352.86 WHQL Gamer Ready drivers for current Windows OS versions.

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided gets first trailer
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Part of AMD Gaming Evolved program

Square Enix has officially released the announcement trailer for the upcoming Deus Ex: Mankind Divided game that will be coming to PC, Playstation 4 and Xbox One as well as be a part of AMD Gaming Evolved program, which means it will have support for DirectX 12 and AMD TressFX 3.0.

AMD shows DirectX 12 performance in 3DMark benchmark
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DirectX 12 does well on AMD R9 290X and FX-8370

Now that Futuremark has released a new update for 3DMark which brings 3DMark API Overhead benchmark, AMD was quite keen to show some performance figures on its Radeon R9 290X graphics card, as well as performance scaling on the octa-core FX-8370 CPU.

Futuremark releases 3DMark update with API Overhead feature-set
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For measuring difference between DX11, DX12 and Mantle APIs

Futuremark has released a new 3DMark update with the new API Overhead feature test, meant to measure the difference in DirectX 11, DirectX 12 and Mantle API performance.