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Old 09-24-08, 01:23 PM   #17
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Default Re: Why did NVIDIA skip the revision of Direct X 10.01 on their 9800 GTX/GX2/GTX 260/

I do not understand why we still need a new GPU for each new DX revision, if the GPU makers stated that the actual GPUs are totally programmable.

A change in the API should not be a problem if the GPU is totally programmable. After all, they want to sell us the GPU as a general purpose processor.
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