ATI, now being as AMD part, already for few years follows the tradition when releasing video cards drivers. It supposes one release per month. From one side such periodicity does not allow to bring in cardinal changes within the frame of a few updates, but innovations and corrections of errors are made not immediately, but gradually. And it is possible to look after this process very intently.
Changes are in next Catalyst can touch both the correction of errors, addition new useful functions and increase in performance in certain games and tests.
The new version of AMD Catalyst 10.12 driver was presented the other day. List of its changes for Windows looks like the following:
- Support for DivX on the AMD Radeon 6800 Series. With DivX software installed on an AMD Radeon HD 6800 Series and later GPU and the DivX Accelerated solution, consumers can enjoy an improved DivX video playback experience by lowering CPU load, extending computer battery life on notebooks, reducing noise on home theater PCs and improving overall computer operation.
- Support for OpenGL 4.1. New features introduced in OpenGL 4.1.
- AMD Stream 2.3 SDK release. Performance improvements for AMD’s OpenCL toolset. Support UVD video hardware component through OpenCL driver (Windows 7 only).
It is possible to download new driver AMD Catalyst 10.12 from our catalog: