DLSS Developer Access Program

Developers using Unreal Engine 4.26+ can integrate DLSS as a plugin, available through the Unreal Engine Marketplace.

NVIDIA set out to redefine real-time rendering through AI-based super resolution - rendering fewer pixels and then using AI to construct sharp, higher resolution images. Powered by dedicated AI processors on GeForce RTX GPUs called Tensor Cores, DLSS is a deep learning neural network that boosts frame rates while generating beautiful, crisp game images

Find below the minimum requirements, the application process and DLSS licensing information.

Key Features and Components

  • Superior Image Quality - DLSS offers image quality equivalent to or in some cases exceeding native resolution while rendering as low as a quarter of the pixels. It employs new temporal accumulation techniques for sharper image details and improved stability from frame to frame.
  • Great Scaling Across All RTX GPUs and Resolutions - A fast AI model efficiently uses Tensor Cores to improve frame rates and remove restrictions on supported GPUs, settings, and resolutions.
  • One Network for All Games and Applications - DLSS offers a generalized AI network that removes the need to train for each specific game or application.


Operating System
  • Windows 10 64-bit
  • DirectX End-User Runtimes (June 2010)
  • Dependencies
  • NVIDIA RTX GPU (GeForce, Titan or Quadro) with latest NVIDIA Display Driver installed
  • Development Environment
  • Visual Studio 2017 v15.6 or later
  • Engine Support
  • All engines via DLSS SDK
  • Unreal Engine 4.24.3 to 4.26

  • How to apply for access to DLSS

    1. Review and accept the license agreement below (click the checkbox to accept the agreement).

    2. Click on the "Join Now" button and fill out the application survey.

    3. Once approved, you will receive a unique Application ID and access to the DLSS repositories.

    4. With the Application ID integrated, you will be able to use the test DLSS DLL to validate the integration.

    5. Once you are ready to release your application or game, contact NVIDIA at DLSS-support@nvidia.com to receive a production DLSS DLL.

    Step 1 - Review and accept the license agreement

    Please review the license agreement and check the box below to indicate that you accept it and wish to proceed to join the DLSS developer access program.

    I Agree To the Terms of the NVIDIA DLSS End User License Agreement