Feature Matrix

The following features are available in the latest version of NVIDIA® Nsight™ Graphics:

Feature/API supported Direct3D 11 Direct3D 12 DirectX Raytracing OpenGL 4.2 - 4.5
with many extensions supported
Vulkan NVX Vulkan Raytracing Extension
Frame Capture and Live Analysis Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Range Profiling and Performance Counters Yes Yes Yes Yes    
Real-time Performance Signals Yes Yes Yes Yes    
Real-time Performance Experiments Yes Yes Yes Yes    
C++ Capture Yes Yes   Yes Yes  
Shader Performance Analysis* Yes Yes   Yes Yes  
Pixel History Yes Yes Yes Yes    
Dynamic Shader Editing Yes Yes   Yes    
GPU Trace   Yes Yes      

*Supported on GPUs up to and including Pascal

Supported APIs

  • Direct3D 12
  • Direct3D 11.0-11.4
  • DirectX Raytracing
  • Vulkan 1.1
  • NVX Vulkan Raytracing Extension
  • OpenGL 4.2 - 4.5
  • Oculus SDK
  • OpenVR
  • NVAPI
  • NVTX

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