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AMD Catalyst Driver Windows 8 Release Preview



AMD Catalyst Driver Windows 8 Release Preview - Details

File Size: 162.10 MB
OS: Windows 8 / Windows 8 x64
Released: Jun 1, 2012
Downloads: Total: 203 | This Month: 203
Keywords: AMD Catalyst Driver, AMD, Catalyst, Display Driver, Hotfix
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AMD Catalyst Driver Windows 8 Release Preview driver for Windows 8 - Full description

Feature highlights of the AMD Catalyst feature preview driver for the Windows 8 Release Preview

Featuring support for the new WDDM 1.2 driver model, this new driver enables customers to utilize the model’s features as applications are updated to leverage them. These features include:
- Support for the AMD Radeon HD 7900 Series, AMD Radeon HD 7800 Series, and the AMD Radeon HD 7700 Series.
- Native Stereo 3D support: Windows 8 natively supports stereoscopic 3D gaming and videos via compatible applications. Middleware applications will not be required for such apps.
- Unified Video API: Video playback has been integrated into the DirectX 11 API, enabling simultaneous video and gaming content. Transcoding performance may also be improved for supporting applications.
- Optimized screen rotation for rotation-aware devices.
- Improved sleep/resume performance.
- Optimized GPU power consumption.
- Support for AMD Features:
AMD Eyefinity
OpenCL
OpenGL
UVD
AMD Dual Graphics/AMD CrossFire Technology
AMD Overdrive
AMD Catalyst Control Center/Vision Engine Control Center

Known issues found in the AMD Catalyst feature preview for Windows 8 (these issues will be addressed in the AMD production release for Windows 8).
- AMD Radeon HD 7900, AMD Radeon HD 7800, and the AMD Radeon HD 7700 performance in DirectX 9 applications may be slower under Windows 8 vs. Windows 7.
- AMD CrossFireX configurations using the AMD Radeon HD 7900, AMD Radeon HD 7800, and the AMD Radeon HD 7700 in DirectX 9 and DirectX 11 applications may be slower under Windows 8 vs. Windows 7.
- AMD CrossFireX configurations using the AMD Radeon HD 7900, AMD Radeon HD 7800, and the AMD Radeon HD 7700 in OpenCL accelerated applications may cause a BSOD or system hang.
- Blacklight Retribution (DirectX11 mode) played with a CrossFire configuration may result in a system crash when launching the application (32-bit OS only).
- Video corruption can be seen when playing back movie trailers with Metro video player.





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The package provides the installation files for AMD Radeon HD 7400M Series (Engineering Sample - WDDM v1.20) version 8.97.0.0 In order to manually update your driver, follow the steps below (the next steps): 1. Go to Device Manager (right click on My Computer, choose Manage and then find Device ...
The package provides the installation files for AMD Radeon HD 7400M Series (Engineering Sample - WDDM v1.20) version 8.97.0.0 In order to manually update your driver, follow the steps below (the next steps): 1. Go to Device Manager (right click on My Computer, choose Manage and then find Device ...
The package provides the installation files for AMD Radeon HD 7500M/7600M Series (Engineering Sample - WDDM v1.20) version 8.97.0.0 In order to manually update your driver, follow the steps below (the next steps): 1. Go to Device Manager (right click on My Computer, choose Manage and then find Device ...
This driver was provided by Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. for support of AMD Radeon HD 7600M Series (Microsoft Corporation - WDDM v1.3). In order to manually update your driver, follow the steps below (the next steps): 1. Go to Device Manager (right click on My Computer, choose Manage and ...
The package provides the installation files for AMD Radeon HD 7600M Series (Engineering Sample - WDDM v1.20) version 8.97.0.0 In order to manually update your driver, follow the steps below (the next steps): 1. Go to Device Manager (right click on My Computer, choose Manage and then find Device ...
<strong>NOTES!</strong><br /> <br /> - When installing the AMD Catalyst Driver for Windows operating system, the user must be logged on as Administrator, or have Administrator rights to complete the installation of the AMD Catalyst Driver.<br /> - The AMD Catalyst 13.9 Software Suite requires Windows 7 Service Pack 1 to ...
The package provides the installation files for AMD Radeon HD 7500/7600 Series (Engineering Sample - WDDM v1.20) version 8.93.7.0 In order to manually update your driver, follow the steps below (the next steps): 1. Go to Device Manager (right click on My Computer, choose Manage and then find Device ...
The package provides the installation files for AMD Radeon HD 7670M Display Driver WDDM 1.2 version 8.982.10.8000. In order to manually update your driver, follow the steps below (the next steps): 1. Go to Device Manager (right click on My Computer, choose Manage and then find Device Manager in ...
This driver was provided by Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. for support of AMD Radeon HD 8330 Series (Microsoft Corporation - WDDM v1.3). In order to manually update your driver, follow the steps below (the next steps): 1. Go to Device Manager (right click on My Computer, choose Manage and ...
The package provides the installation files for AMD Radeon HD 6300M Display Driver WDDM 1.2 version 8.982.10.8000. In order to manually update your driver, follow the steps below (the next steps): 1. Go to Device Manager (right click on My Computer, choose Manage and then find Device Manager in ...

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