Posts Tagged AMD
AMD release special edition driver – The AMD Catalyst Omega
These new drivers are “special” according to AMD.
The latest driver update from AMD is a little unusual, so much so that they have their own special name: AMD Catalyst Omega.
AMD 14.11.2 Beta drivers released for Far Cry 4, Dragon Age: Inquisition
With Far Cry 4 and Dragon Age: Inquisition both available today (in the US at least,) AMD has released new Catalyst 14.11.2 beta drivers promising tip-top optimisation in those games.
AMD walk back from claims that Windows 7 won’t get DirectX 12
Towards the end of last week, it emerged that AMD’s Richard Huddy (their “gaming scientist”) had made some statements at an event called PDXLAN regarding DirectX 12.
New Catalyst 14.11.1 driver for Advanced Warfare and Assassin’s Creed Unity released
The AMD crew have kicked out a new Catalyst beta driver for a couple of new titles.
FIFA 15 PC: Smooth 60fps with AMD and Nvidia Guide
As part of the IncGamers FIFA 15 review process, I’ve had to dick around with various in-game and third party settings to obtain smooth 60fps gameplay.
AMD Gaming Evolved Client 4.0 Released
AMD and Raptr’s nifty gaming utility Gaming Evolved with build in recording and streaming is updated following the beta test.
AMD Catalyst 14.6 drivers offer improvements for Watch Dogs and more
The AMD Catalyst 14.6 drivers are now available for all AMD users and there’s performance improvements for numerous new titles.
Battlefield Hardline, Dragon Age Inquisition to support AMD’s Mantle
A few more games will be supporting AMD’s Mantle application programming interface (API) in future, according to the company.
AMD launches a Mantle SDK beta for interested developers
Though access is somewhat limited at present, AMD is now providing a beta version of a Software Development Kit (SDK) for its Mantle API.
AMD Catalyst 14.3 beta drivers released for Thief Mantle update
Who loves installing new GPU drivers? Everybody, obviously. It’s so much fun.
Thief to get Mantle and TrueAudio support tomorrow
It’s difficult to locate the primary source this story, but both PC Gamer and PC World are reporting that Thief will get the much-touted (at least prior to the game’s release) AMD Mantle support in an update planned for 18 March.
Mantle revisited: AMD’s Catalyst 14.1 beta drivers and Battlefield 4
If you read my previous mutterings about AMD’s Mantle API and Star Swarm, you might remember that I mentioned not being able to test it out in Battlefield 4 as I didn’t own the game.
New Star Swarm stress test build improves Mantle performance
Oxide Games has released an updated version of their Star Swarm stress test, for anybody with a Mantle-compatible AMD card who wants to test out the API for free.
IncGamers puts AMD’s Mantle to the test with the Star Swarm benchmark
With the release of AMD’s Catalyst 14.1 beta drivers, the Mantle application programming interface (API) is out there and available for testing.
AMD Mantle beta driver Catalyst 14.1 available now
For a while there, AMD’s Mantle was in a weird position.
Test your AMD Mantle – Oxide Games Star Swarm Benchmark on Steam
I’m sure you’ve all enjoyed the AMD Mantle videos featuring Oxide Games benchmark demo Star Swarm which was being used to demonstrate the power of AMD’s Mantle API.
AMD’s Mantle API now supported in Battlefield 4
The latest Battlefield 4 update adds compatibility with AMD’s Mantle system, which will ultimately give players with certain brands of AMD card a different rendering option for potential performance boosts.
AMD’s Mantle debut pushed back to February
Further delays have hit AMD’s Mantle application programming integration (API) system, as Extremetech reports that the Battlefield 4 update for Mantle-ready graphics cards will now be coming “sometime next month.” It’s not entirely clear who Extremetech is quoting there, but it’s presumably an AMD or DICE person.