Today's Hard|Forum Post
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Thursday July 28, 2016

AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.7.3

AMD has released brand new Crimson Edition 16.7.3 drivers for all you Radeon owners out there. According to AMD, these drivers offer a 10% performance improvement for Rise of the Tomb Raider. Here's a list of known issues as well as resolved issues:

Fixed Issues:

  • Overwatchآ™ may experience an application crash on some Radeonآ™ RX 480 configurations when using AMD Crossfire mode.

  • Vulkanآ™ information in the Radeon Settings software information tab may display an incorrect version.

  • Radeon WattMan may retain settings of an overclock after it has failed. If you have failed an overclock with a system hang or reboot.

  • Hitmanآ™ may experience graphical corruption when the game is set to use DirectXآ®12 API and using zoom with weapons.

  • Total Warآ™: Warhammer may experience minor graphical corruption in some map textures on AMD Radeon R9 380.

  • Flickering may be observed in Rise of the Tomb Raiderآ™ on some AMD Crossfire configurations using the DirectXآ®11 API.

  • Changing settings in Dragon Age Inquisitionآ™ with the Mantle API may result in an application crash or driver recovery.

  • DiRTآ™ Rally may experience flickering terrain in some races when the advanced blending option is enabled in the games settings page.

  • Display may exhibit a minor flicker on Radeon RX 480 when Freesync is enabled on a games launch or exit.

  • Shadows may experience rendering issues in DOTA2آ™ when using the Vulkanآ™ API.

  • Textures may experience holes or gaps in DOOMآ™ when using the OpenGL API and three display AMD Eyefinity configurations.

  • Need for Speedآ™ may experience flickering on some light sources in AMD Crossfire mode.

  • Performing a task switch with two cloned displays during full screen gaming may cause flickering on the extended display.

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".

  • DOTA2آ™ may experience an application hang when using the Vulkanآ™ API and changing resolution or game/quality settings.

  • DiRTآ™ Rally may experience rain drop flickering in some races when using AMD Crossfire mode.

  • Displays may fail to revert to previous configuration on exit when using a profiled application launched with Radeon Settings and "Launch with AMD Eyefinity" toggled on.

  • Assassin's Creedآ® Syndicate may experience a game crash or hang when in game settings are set to high or greater.

  • Low frame rate or stutter may be experienced Wolfensteinآ®: The Old Bloodآ™ on Radeonآ™ RX 480.

  • Radeon RX 480 graphics may experience minor flickering in SteamVR benchmark when using AMD Crossfire mode.

  • Corruption may be experienced in Rise of the Tomb Raider using the DirectXآ®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 Divisionآ™ when high game settings are used and vsync is enabled.

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

  • Creating two or three display portrait Eyefinity groups in Radeon Settings "quick setup" and then clicking "arranging displays" may cause an error.

  • Radeon Pro Duo may experience a black screen in Total Warآ™: Warhammer with the games API set to DirectXآ®12 and V-Sync enabled.

  • World of Tanksآ™ may experience stuttering after performing a task switch in AMD Crossfire mode.

  • Rocket Leagueآ™ may experience flickering when in AMD Crossfire mode.

  • DOTA2آ™ may experience lower than expected performance when in AMD Crossfire mode.

  • Ashes of the Singularityآ™ may experience an application crash with "crazy" in game settings and Multi-GPU enabled.