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    Nvidia GeForce 451.48 WHQL first driver to support DX12 Ultimate

    Other goodies include; hardware-accelerated GPU scheduling, 1-click games optimisations.
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    Re: Nvidia GeForce 451.48 WHQL first driver to support DX12 Ultimate

    Do you really have to be registered to download a new nvidia driver ?

    One just popped up for my laptop, so p pressed DL and dident look at it for a while, when i finally did there was some window wanting me to register, but i have not looked if that was before the DL or after.

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    Re: Nvidia GeForce 451.48 WHQL first driver to support DX12 Ultimate

    You do if you want to use geforce experience but you can just download the drivers direct from Nvidia without logging in
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    Re: Nvidia GeForce 451.48 WHQL first driver to support DX12 Ultimate

    Quote Originally Posted by Gentle Viking View Post
    Do you really have to be registered to download a new nvidia driver ?

    One just popped up for my laptop, so p pressed DL and dident look at it for a while, when i finally did there was some window wanting me to register, but i have not looked if that was before the DL or after.
    You can search for it manually:

    https://www.nvidia.com/en-us/geforce/drivers/


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    Re: Nvidia GeForce 451.48 WHQL first driver to support DX12 Ultimate

    Yeah i just "hammered" a little on the laptop, and when i pressed the nvidia icon on the task bar the install started, and then after that the NVIDIA experience stuff popped up again.
    Clearly multitasking are not my strong side :-) the laptop just sit there using power.

    will have to get a mouse for it, cuz that track pad stuff i never liked much, so probably go shopping for a new mouse tomorrow.
    And soon i take the desktop apart so then only the laptop to focus on for some months.

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    Re: Nvidia GeForce 451.48 WHQL first driver to support DX12 Ultimate

    I wonder how this will play out with AMD having the hardware aligned to the next gen consoles? Nvidia are good at getting big titles supported but they're going to have to fight to keep up that level of engagement if it's such an easy win to optimise for AMD & Xbox & ps5 in one go.

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    Re: Nvidia GeForce 451.48 WHQL first driver to support DX12 Ultimate

    Quote Originally Posted by jimbouk View Post
    I wonder how this will play out with AMD having the hardware aligned to the next gen consoles? Nvidia are good at getting big titles supported but they're going to have to fight to keep up that level of engagement if it's such an easy win to optimise for AMD & Xbox & ps5 in one go.
    DX12 ultimate is vendor agnostic, so no reason to think nVidia can't put out something that performs well and get wins that way.

    What still isn't clear to me is how AMD chips are doing their DX12 Ultimate acceleration. Is it dedicated hardware, or is it flexible compute units that can do this as well as shading?

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    Re: Nvidia GeForce 451.48 WHQL first driver to support DX12 Ultimate

    Quote Originally Posted by kalniel View Post

    What still isn't clear to me is how AMD chips are doing their DX12 Ultimate acceleration. Is it dedicated hardware, or is it flexible compute units that can do this as well as shading?
    Probably the same approach as Nvidia with raytracing on geforce 10xx series... which is essentially just using the compute units (think opencl/cuda).

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    Re: Nvidia GeForce 451.48 WHQL first driver to support DX12 Ultimate

    Saw some benchmarks of how gpu scheduling impacts performance (www.tomshardware.com/amp/news/gpu-hardware-scheduling-tested) but it doesn't have much appreciable benefit, is this likely to change in the future?

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    Re: Nvidia GeForce 451.48 WHQL first driver to support DX12 Ultimate

    Quote Originally Posted by chj View Post
    Saw some benchmarks of how gpu scheduling impacts performance (http://www.tomshardware.com/amp/news...eduling-tested) but it doesn't have much appreciable benefit, is this likely to change in the future?
    It's more helping windows catch up to consoles in terms of how games can access the hardware. The benefit will come with future cross-platform releases.

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    Re: Nvidia GeForce 451.48 WHQL first driver to support DX12 Ultimate

    Latest AMD Radeon Software Adrenalin 2020 Edition 20.5.1 Beta also adds Graphics Hardware Scheduling Support.

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    Re: Nvidia GeForce 451.48 WHQL first driver to support DX12 Ultimate

    Bummer, only available on RX 5600 and RX 5700.

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    Re: Nvidia GeForce 451.48 WHQL first driver to support DX12 Ultimate

    I've always had my geforce drivers from nvidia, but its just lately i've had to re-register.... But no worries there.

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    Re: Nvidia GeForce 451.48 WHQL first driver to support DX12 Ultimate

    I didn't need to register for the studio drivers.

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    Re: Nvidia GeForce 451.48 WHQL first driver to support DX12 Ultimate

    Quote Originally Posted by mtyson View Post
    Latest AMD Radeon Software Adrenalin 2020 Edition 20.5.1 Beta also adds Graphics Hardware Scheduling Support.
    I don't know what AMD is doing with their drivers, Adrenalin 20.7.1 and 20.7.2 do not support it

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