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Windows 7, 8 and RT Updates Due on Tuesday
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Default Windows 7, 8 and RT Updates Due on Tuesday - 02-25-2013, 08:11 | posts: 19,564 | Location: Guru3D testlab

Microsoft has announced that Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows RT will be receiving a new platform update on Tuesday, February 26th, which may be a clue as to the launch date for the final version of I...

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The Platform Update for Windows 7 enables improved features and performance on Windows 7 SP1 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1. It includes updates to the following DirectX components: Direct2D, DirectWrite, Direct3D, Windows Imaging Component (WIC), and Windows Advanced Rasterization Platform (WARP). In addition, there are updates to the Windows Animation Manager (WAM) , XPS Document API and the H.264 Video Decoder

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I wonder if the DirectX components will improve performance in such related games?

Worth a benchmark i suppose.
   
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