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    AMD Catalyst 15.7 Driver is available now!

    amdmatt

      Hello everyone,

       

      Click here to download the driver.

       

      Highlights of the Driver:

       

      Windows 10 Technical Preview Support:

      • This driver provides full WDDM 2.0 support for Windows® 10 Technical Preview and DirectX® 12 on all Graphics Core Next (GCN) supported products - AMD Radeon HD 7000 and newer graphics products. Official driver support for AMD products will be available when Microsoft® launches Windows® 10 on July 29th, 2015.
      • NOTE:  To ensure stability, users should upgrade to the latest available Windows® 10 Technical Preview build provided by Microsoft® before installing AMD Catalyst™ 15.7.

       

      Virtual Super Resolution (VSR):

      • VSR provides image quality enhancements to games and Windows desktop users by rendering images at a higher resolution and then down-scaling the same.

       

      VSR support has now been extended to the following products:

      AMD Radeon™ R9 Fury Series

      AMD Radeon™ R9 280 Series

      AMD Radeon™ R9 390 Series

      AMD Radeon™ R9 270 Series

      AMD Radeon™ R9 380 Series

      AMD Radeon™ R7 260 Series

      AMD Radeon™ R7 370 Series

      AMD Radeon™ HD 7900 Series

      AMD Radeon™ R7 360 Series

      AMD Radeon™ HD 7800 Series

      AMD Radeon™ R9 295X2

      AMD Radeon™ HD 7790 Series

      AMD Radeon™ R9 290 Series

      Desktop A-Series 7400K APUs and above

       

      Below is a list of supported resolutions:

      Target Display Timing

      Supported VSR Modes

      1366 X 768 @ 60Hz

      1600 X 900
      1920 X 1080

      1600 X 900 @ 60Hz

      1920 X 1080

      1920 X 1080 @ 60Hz

      2560 X 1440
      3200 X 1800
      3840 X 2160 (AMD Radeon™ R9 285,
      AMD Radeon™ R9 Fury Series)

      1920 X 1200 @ 60Hz

      2048 X 1536
      2560 X 1600
      3840 X 2400 (AMD Radeon™ R9 285,
      AMD Radeon™ R9 Fury Series)

      2560 X 1440 @ 60Hz

      3200 X 1800

      1920 X 1080 @ 120Hz

      1920 X 1200 @ 120Hz
      2048 X 1536 @ 120Hz

       

      Frame Rate Target Control (FRTC):

      • FRTC allows the user to set a maximum frame rate when playing an application in full screen exclusive mode. This feature provides the following benefits:
        • Reduced GPU power consumption
        • Reduced system heat
        • Lower fan speeds and less noise

       

      AMD Radeon™ R9 Fury Series

      AMD Radeon™ R9 280 Series

      AMD Radeon™ R9 390 Series

      AMD Radeon™ R9 270 Series

      AMD Radeon™ R9 380 Series

      AMD Radeon™ R7 260 Series

      AMD Radeon™ R7 370 Series

      AMD Radeon™ HD 7900 Series

      AMD Radeon™ R7 360 Series

      AMD Radeon™ HD 7800 Series

      AMD Radeon™ R9 295X2

      AMD Radeon™ HD 7700 Series

      AMD Radeon™ R9 290 Series

       

      AMD FreeSync and AMD CrossFire™ Support:

      • AMD FreeSync and AMD CrossFire™ can now be used together in applications using DirectX® 10 or higher. Please note, this feature is currently not supported on systems configured in AMD Dual Graphics mode.

       

      AMD CrossFire™ Profile Enhancements

      AMD Catalyst™ 15.7 includes enhancement for the following games since AMD Catalyst™ Omega:

      • Battlefield: Hardline
      • Evolve
      • Far Cry® 4
      • Lords of the Fallen
      • Project CARS
      • Total War: Attila
      • Alien: Isolation™
      • Assassin's Creed® Unity
      • Civilization®: Beyond Earth™
      • FIFA 2015
      • GRID Autosport
      • Ryse: Son of Rome
      • Talos Principle
      • The Crew
      • Grand Theft Auto V
      • Dying Light
      • The Witcher® 3: Wild Hunt

       

      Performance Optimizations versus AMD Catalyst™ Omega

      Single GPU performance on Windows® 8.1 based system:

      • Up to 7% in Far Cry® 4 on AMD Radeon™ R7 and AMD Radeon™ R9 200 series and up
      • Up to 10% in Tomb Raider on AMD Radeon™ R7 and AMD Radeon™ R9 200 series and up

       

      Please refer to the Release Notes for information regarding known and resolved issues, AMD CrossFire™ Profile enhancements for numerous games and to learn more about which graphics cards support VSR and FRTC.

       

      For instructions on how to uninstall or install the AMD Catalyst™ Software Suite, you may refer to the following support resources:

       

      How-To Uninstall AMD Catalyst™ Drivers From A Windows® Based System

      How-To Install AMD Catalyst™ Drivers For A Windows® Based System

       

      Please make sure to read the release notes to familiarize yourself with any known and resolved issues. Please use the Issue Reporting Form to report any bugs – Thank you!

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