8.1 multi-threading

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What would i have to do to attempt to take advantage of this once live?Article said you should receive about a 25% FPS increase which I could use until I get my new computer
You need to be running Windows 10 with a discrete GPU capable of running DirectX 12.
What article? What are you talking about?
11/03/2018 12:35 PMPosted by Teef
What article? What are you talking about?
its posted on blizzard and wowhead, I currently use directx12 which doesn't help at all, I notice no difference, will this automatically change with update or do I need to manually do something to benefit, I do have windows 10 and currently use directx12
11/03/2018 12:35 PMPosted by Teef
What article? What are you talking about?


https://wccftech.com/wow-battle-for-azeroth-patch-8-1-dx12/
https://www.wowhead.com/news=287727/new-multithread-optimizations-coming-in-patch-8-1-tides-of-vengeance
11/03/2018 12:39 PMPosted by Sheemonk
11/03/2018 12:35 PMPosted by Teef
What article? What are you talking about?
its posted on blizzard and wowhead, I currently use directx12 which doesn't help at all, I notice no difference, will this automatically change with update or do I need to manually do something to benefit, I do have windows 10 and currently use directx12


You will probably have to adjust CVARs within your config.wtf file, using a cvar editor addon, or custom LUA code to set the variables when you login into the game. They are listed at the end of the wowhead article.

https://www.wowhead.com/news=287727/new-multithread-optimizations-coming-in-patch-8-1-tides-of-vengeance

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