13 minutes ago, fasauceome said:
I believe this was in a techquickie video. Although if it's wrong feel free to correct me.
Linus doesn't work in the game development industry and I have doubts he has access to such information.
Besides that, The Division 2 has a performance benefit going to DX12 over DX11:
EDIT: For the benefit of having more data:
So for the benefit of letting @InsufficientSleep know, since you should be getting better performance, that would translate to the hardware working harder. Though the numbers do seem a bit weird.