For Windows Users who are into gaming or who use multimedia on their PCs, DirectX is what is necessary for the interaction between functionalities such as audio and the development platforms.
It creates and manages for you graphic images and multimedia effects on Windows. Such applications may be written in C++, Visual C/C++ or Java. The function of being able to play DirectX application is a result of being integrated in Microsoft’s Internet Explorer Browser. Users can also download 3D players if they so choose.
This tool is the interface between your hardware, as in computer’s inbuilt capabilities, and the software, that is, the games. DirectX functions are designed to be performed on a graphics accelerator card, so you know your processor won’t be slowed down. Accelerator manufacturer provides a driver especially for DirectX.
DirectX is good because of its range and depth in functions and capabilities. This set of API makes it possible to easily create, manage and test multimedia and games without necessitating incorporation of other software. The current version is also quite efficient due to the presence of a multi-adapter, so it is going to be interesting to see what people’s experience will be with DirectX 11 in coming days.