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Over the last few years, AMD has made big changes to its Radeon Software control panel on an almost yearly cadence. This time around it's been a little longer than that, as those updates typically launch around the end of the year, though this specific roll-out was extended to April. What has AMD's Radeon team been up to all this time? We got an early look at the drivers that are shipping today in order to get a feel for what's improved and what's new. Let's take a look together... AMD's New Radeon Software Installer One of the nicer, yet more unexpected, features of the new Radeon Software is the installer itself. One of the frustrating things about graphics drivers is just how big the installer... Read more...
AMD is make a big push to provide optimizations for gamers looking to extract every ounce of performance out of their graphics cards. As a result, the company undertook an internal "skunkworks" program called the Radeon eSports Experience, or ReSX. The company took a two-pronged approach to improving performance with ReSX. First, it went directly to game developers (and even provided some of its own engineers) to optimize the code for their games and find any and every area that could be optimized for better performance. Secondly, AMD worked in-house to streamline its own drivers, ensuring that gamers are getting the best possible frame rates in their favorite eSports titles. The fruits of these... Read more...
Late last month, AMD teased the release of its Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition GPU driver suite. The company did little more than confirm the name of the software, that it would be released sometime in December, and that we should expect continual refinements through next year. Today, AMD is opening the floodgates, so to speak, with regards to information on Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition. There are plenty of new features to comb through, but one of the most interesting one for gamers is the new Radeon Overlay, which provides a new UI that can be called upon in real-time during a game to give you access to things like GPU vitals. Radeon Overlay is invoked by pressing ALT+R and gives you... Read more...
There's a new generation of Radeon driver software arriving next month, and AMD today is announcing the name for the suite. It will be called the Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition, and is named after the Adrenalin Rose. Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition will launch roughly a year after the Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition was unleashed onto the gaming community. AMD brags that its "Crimson" family of Radeon driver software has maintained high user satisfaction ratings, with the current generation maintaining a greater than 90 percent satisfaction rating for the past year. "Radeon Software has delivered to users 70 software releases, launch day support for more than 75 games and over 50... Read more...