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In Windows 8, performance and battery life are important factors so we wanted to offload as much as possible on to the machine's graphics hardware to speed up everything you do.
That's why we invested in DirectX to hardware accelerate almost every aspect of the user experience. Graphics is literally at the core of every Windows 8 experience.
For more information on graphic improvements in Windows 8, see the reference links here:
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