Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.8.1 released

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Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.8.1 released

Postby Blín D'ñero » 10 Aug 2016, 01:41

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Release Notes (amd.com)

Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.8.1 Highlights
◾Support for:
  • Radeon RX 470 Graphics
  • Radeon RX 460 Graphics
◾New AMD Crossfire profile available for:
  • F1 2016

Fixed Issues
◾Max memory overclock available on Radeon RX 480 being too low in Radeon WattMan has been resolved.
◾Overwatch™ may experience an application crash on some Radeon™ RX 480 configurations when using AMD Crossfire technology mode.
◾The Division poor Crossfire scaling may be experienced in some low resolution configurations when using AMD Crossfire technology mode.
◾DOTA2™ may experience lower than expected performance when in AMD Crossfire mode.
◾Radeon Settings may not report the correct Vulkan™ driver or API version information.
◾Firefox™ may experience an application crash when hardware acceleration is enabled for content playback.
◾Low frame rate or stutter may be experienced Wolfenstein®: The Old Blood™ on Radeon™ RX 480.
◾Updating drivers through Radeon Settings may sometimes fail with an error message.

Known Issues
◾A few game titles may fail to launch or crash if the AMD Gaming Evolved overlay is enabled. A temporary workaround is to disable the AMD Gaming Evolved "In Game Overlay".
◾Ark Survival Evolved™ may experience an error message when trying to launch the game in some configurations.
◾DOTA2™ may experience an application hang when using the Vulkan™ API and changing resolution or game/quality settings.
◾Corruption may be experienced in Rise of the Tomb Raider using the DirectX®12 API on some Hybrid Graphics configurations when performing a task switch.
◾Shader Cache may remain be enabled when set to "off" in Radeon Settings on some Hybrid Graphics configurations.
◾Radeon RX 480 graphics may experience intermittent stuttering in The Division™ when high game settings are used and vsync is enabled.
◾Battlefield™ 4 may experience intermittent crashes when using Mantle. As a work around users are suggested to switch to DirectX®11.
◾Radeon Pro Duo may experience a black screen in Total War™: Warhammer with the games API set to DirectX®12 and V-Sync enabled.
◾World of Tanks™ may experience stuttering after performing a task switch in AMD Crossfire mode.
◾Rocket League™ may experience flickering when in AMD Crossfire mode.
◾Ashes of the Singularity™ may experience an application crash with "crazy" in game settings and Multi-GPU enabled.

Package Contents

The Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.8.1 installation package contains the following:
◾Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.8.1 Driver Version 16.30.2511.
Gaming PC: * Intel i7 4790K * Noctua NH-D15S * Asus Maximus VII Hero * 32 GB Corsair Dominator Platinum CMD32GX3M4A2133C9 * 2× Sapphire Radeon R9 290 Tri-X in crossfire * Dell U3010 @ 2560 x 1600 / 60Hz * Corsair AX 1200W * 7 x WD Black HDDs * Creative Soundblaster ZxR * Asus DRW F1ST * Corsair K95 RGB * Corsair M65 PRO RGB * Steelseries 9HD * Coolermaster STC T01 * Edifier S530 * Sennheiser HD598 * Windows 7 Ultimate x64 *

Workhorse PC: * Intel i7 2700K @ 4.8 Ghz * Noctua NH-D15 * Asus Maximus IV Extreme-Z * 32 GB Corsair Vengeance Pro CMY32GX3M4A1866C9 * Sapphire HD7970 crossfire * 3 x Dell U2410 @ Eyefinity 5760 x 1200 / 60Hz * Corsair HX 1000i * 7 x WD Black HDDs * Creative Soundblaster ZxR * Optiarc AD 5240S * Steelseries 7G * Razer Imperator 2012 * Steelseries 9HD * Coolermaster STC T01 * Edifier S730D * Windows 7 Ultimate x64 *

Workhorse PC 2: * Intel i7 920 @ 3.8 Ghz * Zalman CNPS9900A LED * Asus Sabertooth x58 * 24 GB Corsair Vengeance LP 1600MHz CL9 DDR3 * Sapphire R9 280X Vapor-X * 2 x Dell U2412M @ Eyefinity 2400 x 1920 / 60Hz * Corsair HX 850W * 7 x WDC WD1002FAEX * Creative Soundblaster Z * Optiarc AD 5240S * Steelseries 7G * Razer Mamba TE * Steelseries 9HD * Coolermaster STC T01 * Logitech Z-2300 * Windows 7 Ultimate x64 *
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