Tuesday December 13, 2011

AMD Catalyst 11.12 Drivers and Catalyst 12.1 Preview Drivers Available

AMD has just sent word that the new AMD Catalyst 11.12 drivers are now available as well as the new Catalyst 12.1 preview driver. Use the following links to download the drivers for your OS: Windows 7 32-bit, Windows 7 64-bit, Windows Vista 32-bit, Windows Vista 64-bit, Windows XP 32-bit and Windows XP 64-bit.

The AMD Catalyst 12.1 Preview drivers include all of the features found in the 11.12 drivers as well as the latest optimizations found in the Catalyst 11.11c performance drivers. AMD recommends that all gamers use the 12.1 preview drivers.

AMD Catalyst Control Center / Vision Engine Control Center enhancements آ– Application Profiles

  • AMD Catalyst 12.1 Preview driver enables users to create per application profiles to individually control 3D and CrossFireX settings for Direct3D applications

  • Please be sure to select the "Restore Factory Defaults" option under the Catalyst Control Center Preferences menu before using the new application profiles feature آ– this ensures there are no compatibility issues between previous drivers and the new AMD Catalyst 12.1 Preview driver with regards to application profiles