Microsoft shows off the graphical power of DirectX 12 in new video

Microsoft is keen on showing off the power of DirectX 12 on Windows 10, giving comparisons of game visuals from DirectX 11 compared to Microsoft's latest. In the video, seen above, Microsoft touts DirectX's prowess by highlighting reduced latency, smoother frame rates and better overall performance compared to DirectX 11.

Microsoft tops the video off by claiming DirectX 12 makes Windows 10 the best Windows ever for gaming. Check out the video above to see a quick look at what DirectX 12 can do, including another peek at the upcoming Forza Motorsport 6: Apex. And let us know what you think of DirectX 12 in the comments below.

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