Download DirectX 12 for Windows 10 (64-Bit & 32-Bit). DirectX Windows10 version enables best quality games and multimedia. Compatible with both 32-bit and 64-bit Windows 10 OS. This is Offline installer / full standalone setup with Direct link to Download DirectX 12 offline installer.
INFO: Direct X technology is owned by Microsoft and comes pre-installed with all operating system version of Microsoft.
DirectX 12 has got a lot of critical improvements which have revolutionized the gaming world. Modern game lovers like to play latest games on Windows 10, and modern games require latest version of DirectX on Windows 10. It greatly enhances gaming experience by providing higher Frames Per Second (FPS), less process crashes during gameplay and many more problems.
Why You Should Have DirectX 12 for Windows 10 (64-Bit / 32-Bit)?
DirectX 12 for Windows 10 Modern MachinesWindows 10 genuine laptops and PCs which come Win10 operating system pre-installed are usually built according to latest technology (starting from generation 5, 6 and later). Such machines especially gaming laptops and PCs generally have multicore processor (CPU) for ultimate gaming experince. DirectX12 is especially designed to get advantage of these powerful computers.
The Fact About DirectX 12 on Windows 10If you want to install DirectX12 on Windows10, then you are already there. Win10 is fully supported for DirectX12 and it comes pre-installed. You really do not need to install it manually.
NOTE: If you find an older version of DirectX installed on your Windows10, then chances are you either have an older build number of Win 10 or you need to update Windows 10 to download latest features and updates.
If you do not know how to check DirectX version on Windows then follow these few steps:
How to Check Latest Version of DirectX 12 on Windows 10?
- Click on Start (Start Menu) in left bottom of desktop.
- type 'dxdiag'
- DirectX icon will show up in search results. Click/tap on dxdiag icon.
- Press Ok/Yes if prompted.
- DirectX Diagnostic Tool window will appear with a few details. Find DirectX version at the end of this list.
Fix: DirectX 12 is not Installed on Windows 10If for some reason you find an older version of DirectX installed on your Windows10, then chances are you either have an older build number of Win 10 or you need to update Windows 10 to download latest features and updates.
DirectX 12 for Windows 7, 8 and Previous VersionsIf you struggling to find and install DirectX 12 on Windows 7 or Windows 8 or even Vista, XP etc. you may need some patience as Windows 8 and Windows 7 are not supported to handle DirectX 12. The bad news is Microsoft does not seem to have any plans to add DirectX12 support for Windows 7, 8 or earlier versions.
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How to Install DirectX 12 on Windows 7, 8 or Earlier Versions?Honestly, there is not feasible way to do this. However, you can install latest version of DirectX for Windows 7 and Windows 8 either via Windows update or you can download DirectX End-User Runtime or DirectX June 2010 update.
DirectX 12 Supported Operating SystemsCurrently, DirectX12 is only supported in Microsoft Windows 10. No other OS like Mac or Linux support DirectX 12 yet. Even Windows 8.1 / 8 or Windows 7 do not support this technology.
DirectX 12 Supported Graphic Cards (GPUs)NVIDIA and AMD are the leading GPU manufacturers of current era. These both are rivals too. Here is a list of supported graphic cards of both brands:
DirectX 12 Supported NVIDIA GPUsThe list goes here:
- NVIDIA TITAN X
- GeForce GTX 10-Series Notebooks
- GeForce GTX 1080
- GeForce GTX 1070
- GeForce GTX 1060
- GeForce GTX TITAN X
- GeForce GTX 980 Ti
- GeForce GTX 980
- GeForce GTX 980
- GeForce GTX 980M
Here is a full list of DX12 supported NVIDIA GPUs.
DirectX 12 Supported AMD GPUs
- AMD Radeon™ R5 240 graphics
- AMD Radeon™ R9 Series graphics
- AMD Radeon™ RX Series graphics
- AMD Radeon™ R7 Series graphics
- AMD Radeon™ HD 7000 Series graphics (HD 7730 and up)
- AMD Radeon™ HD 7000M Series graphics for notebooks (HD 7730M and up)
- AMD Radeon™ HD 8000M Series graphics for notebooks
- AMD Radeon™ HD 8000 Series graphics for OEM systems (HD 8570 and up)
List of DirectX 12 Supported Games
- Gears of War: Ultimate Edition
- Star Wars Battlefront
- Rise of the Tomb Raider
- Ashes of the Singularity
- Quantum Break
- Total War: Warhammer
- Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
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