Download NVIDIA Real-Time Denoisers (NRD)

System Requirements

Operating Systems
Windows 10 version 2004, SDK v19041
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1000 series or higher, AMD RX 6000 series or higher
Requires 531.18 driver or newer
Development Environment
Visual Studio 2017 or Visual Studio 2019 DirectX Shader Compiler: Latest Windows SDK version or latest GitHub version (for Vulkan shaders).
Engine Requirements
DirectX11 / DirectX12 / Vulkan

Latest Version for NVIDIA Real-Time Denoisers (NRD)

NRD v4.1


  • Implemented high quality Spherical Gaussian (SG) resolve to reconstruct macro details
  • Improved curvature estimations
  • Improved specular tracking
  • Added debug visualization (validation) layer
  • Updated shader compilation tool to improve compile times
  • Various bug fixes and enhancements

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