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St Devious
27th June 2009, 01:13
AMD has released a whitepaper that has been put together by AMD to showcase the importance of DirectX 11 and why it matters. They also gave us quick breakdown explaining that DX 11 is about efficiency.

* Improved Parallelism
* Improved Precision and Integer Processing
* Tight Integration between Compute Shaders and Rendering Pipeline
* Improved Ease of Programming and Better Memory Usage Efficiency

Many of the DX 11 compute features are very technical and programming oriented, so they released this white paper to make sure the public understands the features and there importance going forward. That being said we will let you read the white paper and make your own conclusions on the importance of DirectX 11. Just looking at the leaked DirectX 11 screen shots, we would think that many would be impressed.


AMD – DirectX 11 Compute

Source (http://www.legitreviews.com/article/1001/1/)

Additionally a slide presentation about DX11 can be found on the link below


27th June 2009, 04:14
Your source link is broken.

St Devious
27th June 2009, 04:24
Your source link is broken.
fixed, thanks