You are not registered yet. Please click here to register!
[Techpowerup.com] AMD Catalyst 11.1a Hotfix Update Driver Leaked - i4memory.com - different look at memory
Tags Register Blogs FAQ Members List Calendar Mark Forums Read

Notices

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 19-01-2011, 11:00 PM   #1
News
News Hound
News's PC Specs
 
Join Date: May 19 2008
Posts: 43,898
[Techpowerup.com] AMD Catalyst 11.1a Hotfix Update Driver Leaked

In the wake of impending competition from NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560Ti, AMD is busy fine-tuning its performance-segment offer. It is lowering prices of Radeon HD 6950 with the introduction of a new 1 GB variant, and reportedly working on Radeon HD 6870 "Turbo" models. Combined with the two, AMD is also planning a new driver which is out and out focussed on performance enhancements for Radeon HD 6000 series GPUs.

Catalyst 11.1a Hotfix introduces performance improvements specific to Radeon HD 6800 and HD 6900 series, in turn specific to games. One can expect performance improvements of up to 35% with Anti-Aliasing in some games. Catalyst 11.1a is also going to give users full control over the way the driver handles tessellation, allowing users to override applications' tessellation settings (much like AA and AF). In the future, there's also scope for an AMD-optimised tessellation setting that adjusts tessellation detail to give the best details with minimal performance impact.

DOWNLOAD: AMD Catalyst 11.1a Hotfix Update

A list of changes follows.

More...
News is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
111a, amd, catalyst, driver, hotfix, leaked, techpowerupcom, update


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools


Similar Threads for: [Techpowerup.com] AMD Catalyst 11.1a Hotfix Update Driver Leaked
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
[Techpowerup.com] AMD Releases Catalyst 10.12a Hotfix Update, Adds Radeon HD 6900 Series Support News Reviews & News Online 0 17-12-2010 09:40 AM
[Techpowerup.com] AMD Releases Catalyst 10.11 WHQL Driver Suite News Reviews & News Online 0 18-11-2010 10:52 AM
[Techpowerup.com] AMD Releases Catalyst 10.10e Hotfix Driver Update News Reviews & News Online 0 13-11-2010 06:10 AM
[Techpowerup.com] AMD Announces Catalyst 10.10c Hotfix Driver Update News Reviews & News Online 0 28-10-2010 04:40 AM
[Techpowerup.com] AMD Releases Catalyst 8.11 Hotfix for X58 Platforms News Reviews & News Online 0 20-11-2008 01:53 AM


All times are GMT +11. The time now is 12:10 AM.

no new posts