Thursday October 20, 2016

AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.10.2

AMD has released brand new Crimson Edition 16.10.2 drivers for all you Radeon owners out there. According to AMD, these drivers offer support for Battlefield 1, Sid Meier's Civilization VI, Titanfall 2, Serious Sam VR Early Access, Eagle Flight VR and a new AMD CrossFire profile for DirectX 11 Sid Meier's Civilization VI. Here's a list of known issues as well as resolved issues:

Fixed Issues

  • Fan speed may sometimes remain elevated on select Radeon RX 400 series graphics products even when an application has been exited.

  • Eyefinity group settings may not be retained after driver upgrade when using AMD CrossFire configurations.

  • Gears of Warآ™ 4 may experience an application hang when using select high resolution and quality configurations in some specific game maps.

  • DirectXآ®12 content may be unable to launch on some older CPUs that do not support popcnt instruction.

  • Battlefield 1آ™ AMD CrossFire profile updates for game launch.

Known Issues

  • A few game titles may fail to launch, experience performance issues or crash if the third party application "Raptr" has its game overlay enabled. A workaround is to disable the overlay if this is experienced.

  • H.264 content playback may experience playback issues on internet browsers with hardware acceleration when also running gaming applications or content.

  • The Divisionآ™ may experience checkered corruption when using character model overlays or the game menu.

  • Some users without the Radeon WattMan feature may experience a Radeon Software popup error regarding Radeon WattMan.

  • FIFA 17آ™ may experience an application hang or black screen on launch for some select Hybrid Graphics or AMD PowerXpress mobile configurations.

  • H.264 content may experience blocky corruption when streaming using P2P content players on some Radeon RX 400 series graphics products.