AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition 15.12 WHQL Driver

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Highlights of AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition 15.12 WHQL Driver:





Hello everyone,



This is the WHQL version of Crimson 15.11.1 Beta. It contains two new resolved issues mentioned at the top of the Resolved Issues section of the release notes.



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Resolved Issues:


Radeon Settings driver update check is not available for minor driver versions

System has higher idle power usage on Windows® 7 when running with Radeon Settings

Star Wars™: Battlefront ‐ Snow flickers in a few locations in the game

Star Wars™: Battlefront ‐ Sky rendering may be broken in some game locations

Fallout 4 ‐ The compass may flicker during gameplay on AMD Radeon R9 390 series products. We continue to investigate the issue with AMD Radeon R9 290 and AMD Radeon R9 295X2 series products

Star Wars™: Battlefront ‐ Shadowy textures are visible around hills/structures/caves

Just Cause 3 ‐ Texture corruption may be experienced during gameplay

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 ‐ Poor AMD Crossfire™ performance may be experienced

The driver installation may fail while installing the ACP component

The font size in Chinese language installations may be too small

The label range values in some AMD Freesync™ installations may be incorrect

The Radeon Settings dropbox does not close when it is clicked on a second time

The AMD Overdrive™ fan settings is always set to ON after first edit on reboot

Language shows up as Chinese Simplified when Chinese Traditional is selected in Windows® 7

Radeon Settings crashes on the Display tab when cloning a display via HDMI on some notebooks

Overdrive™ fan speed is reset to Manual on exiting from a 3D game or application

Radeon Settings does not get upgraded in some install scenarios

AMD Overdrive™ cannot revert to default settings in some situations





Known Issues:


Dirt Rally ‐ A crash may be experienced starting a new race with AMD Crossfire™ and AMD Freesync™ enabled

PowerDVD ‐ 3D playback may fail on some configurations using an HDMI 2.0 dongle

Starcraft 2: Flickering may be observed in the 'Episode 3' campaign

Fable Legends: The DirectX® 12 benchmark may fail to launch on some configurations

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 ‐ Flickering or poor performance may be experienced when running in AMD Crossfire™ mode

Assassin's Creed Syndicate ‐ A crash may be experienced when setting game to Ultra‐High graphics mode

Flickering may be observed on some Freesync monitors while playing Wolfenstein ‐ The New Order and Battlefield™:

Hardline with Vsync disabled

A system restart may be experience when waking the system from sleep mode on some systems with Intel processors

Unable to create 4x1 or 2.1 portrait mode SLS with 4K displays

Star Wars™: Battlefront ‐ texture corruption may be experienced if the game "Field of View" setting is > 100

Call of Duty Online ‐ the game may crash if the Printscreen key is pressed on a 4K monitor

Launching a game from the Game Manager may launch on a single display after enabling and disabling AMD Crossfire™ in a 3x1 AMD Eyefinity™ setup

A crash may be experienced if an HDMI™ display is a cloned display device on an HP Envy 15 notebook

Unable to change resolution if a wireless display is the only connected display

Marginally increased power consumption may be observed during video playback

Flickering may be experienced on some monitors when AMD Freesync™ is enabled

Assassin's Creed Syndicate ‐ Building textures may be missing on some AMD Freesync™ displays with Vsync enabled

Ark Survival Evolved ‐ Poor performance may be experienced when running in AMD Crossfire™ mode

Star Wars™ : Battlefront ‐ Some flickering may be experienced in shaded areas of the screen while game levels are loading

Star Wars™ :  Battlefront ‐ Some users may experience minor flickering or corruption at different game location or while viewing the in‐game cinematics



AMD Issue Reporting Form:


This driver release incorporates suggestions received through the AMD Issue Reporting Form. To provide us with your feedback, visit the AMD Issue Reporting Form.