Monday November 07, 2016

AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.11.2

AMD has released brand new Crimson Edition 16.11.2 drivers for all you Radeon owners out there. According to AMD, these drivers offer support for improved shader cache storage limit. This allows the Shader Cache feature to store more shaders for extremely demanding games that may have previously hit the old storage cap. Here's a list of known issues:

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.

  • DOTAآ™2 may experience a crash when launched using the Vulkanآ™ API on some Graphics Core Next products.

  • Battlefieldآ™1 may experience an intermittent application specific error message popup citing graphics device removal

  • Flickering may be experience while playing Overwatchآ™ in the main menu or viewing character models using AMD CrossFire mode.

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

  • 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.