New Direct X 11.2 included with Windows 8.1

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  1. kemical

    kemical Windows Forum Admin
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    Microsoft have announced the the 8.1 update will carry a new version of DirectX .... Version 11.2.

     
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    My question; is it in the preview version that you're using right now? Is there really that much difference in the details that you can see turning it on and off?
     
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    It is still DirectX 11 in dxdiag on the Windows 8.1 Preview version for now
     
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    According to a report found on the Guru3D website Direct 11.2 will be exclusive to Windows 8.1:

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    MS now Confirms DirectX 11.2 is a Windows 8.1 Exclusive




    Further information on the DirectX 11.2 update can be found here:

    DirectX programming (Preliminary)
     

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