Tuesday June 07, 2016

AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.6.1

AMD has released brand new Crimson Edition 16.6.1 drivers for all you Radeon owners out there. According to AMD, these drivers offer support for Mirror's Edge Catalyst, Paragon and a new Crossfire profile for Dark Souls III. Here's a list of known issues as well as resolved issues:

Fixed Issues

  • Display flickering or corruption may be experienced when playing videos in a web browser.

  • DiRT Rallyآ™ may experience poor performance on some tracks with rainy/night scenes.

  • The HDMIآ® display scaling options in Radeon Settings may be missing when the display is set to an interlaced resolution.

  • The AMD Crossfireآ™ technology mode options in Radeon Settings may not take effect on Origin or Uplay applications.

  • Falloutآ™ 4 may experience flickering in AMD Crossfireآ™ technology mode for some game textures.

  • Flickering on Oculus Riftآ™ headsets may be experienced when multiple displays are connected with differing resolutions.

  • Radeon Settings additional settings page may fail to open after performing a Windows Update and then installing the latest Radeon Software Crimson Edition.

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".

  • Battlefieldآ™ 4 may experience crashes when using Mantle. As a work around users are suggested to switch to DirectXآ®11.

  • Doomآ™ some game levels may experience shimmering textures.

  • The Divisionآ™ may hang when using Quad AMD Crossfireآ™ technology. As a workaround users are recommended to disable AMD Crossfireآ™ technology mode.

  • Radeon Settings gaming profile options for Uplay applications may not take effect.

  • Forza Motorsport 6: Apexآ™ may exhibit brightness flickering when using AMD FreeSyncآ™ technology.

  • Frame Rate Target Control gaming profiles may fail to enable for some games.

  • On some AMD XConnectآ™ technology external GPU enclosures, a TDR may be observed when the dGPU is set to primary display and the laptop display is set to extended display with video playback.