DirectX 11

Overview

DirectX 11

Microsoft DirectX is the graphics technology powering all of today's hottest games. The latest version— DirectX 11—features tessellation for film-like geometric detail, compute shaders for custom graphics effects, and improved multithreading for better hardware utilisation.

Latest DirectX 11 Games

Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag

Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag

DirectX 11 features combine to create the definitive edition of Assassin's Creed IV.
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DirectX 11 Features Explained

Tessellation

Film-like geometric detail, perfectly smooth curves, and life-like animation are all made possible with tessellation.
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Tech Demos

A New Dawn

A New Dawn

Download the interactive “A New Dawn” tech demo, highlighting advanced NVIDIA-developed rendering techniques and DirectX 11 tessellation.
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Videos
  • Faceworks

    Meet "Digital Ira". Ira represents a big leap forward in capturing and rendering human facial expression in real time, and gives us a glimpse of the realism we can look forward to in our favorite game characters.
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