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Old 21-07-2008, 07:10 PM   #61
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ATI Catalyst™ Software Suite Version 8.7

Drivers here.

http://game.amd.com/us-en/drivers_ca...=xp/radeonx-xp

Release notes here.

https://a248.e.akamai.net/f/674/9206...ase_notes.html
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Old 21-08-2008, 07:13 AM   #62
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ATI Catalyst™ 8.8 Display Driver

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http://ati.amd.com/support/driver.html

Release notes here.

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Old 18-09-2008, 07:06 AM   #63
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Catalyst 8.9 Now Available

Highlights of the Catalyst 8.9 Windows release include:

New Features
  • Catalyst Control Center: New Display mode support
  • Overdrive support for QUAD CrossFireX configurations
  • OpenGL™ 3.0 support – Phase 1

Resolved Issue highlights
  • Company of Heroes: Setting the in-game options to maximum levels no longer results in the game exiting to the desktop after the game has completed loading.
  • DiRT: Setting shadows to ultra quadCF no longer results in a performance drop being noticed.
  • Assassins Creed: Brightness and saturation distortion is no longer observed during game play with ForceAA enabled.
  • Grid: Enabling CrossFire and starting a new game no longer results in flickering bands being noticed across the display device.
  • Jericho: Corruption is no longer noticed when AA is enabled and the in-game option Advanced Smoothing is enabled.
  • Age of Conan: Playing the game for a short period of time no longer results in flickering corruption being noticed.

Catalyst 8.9 Download: http://ati.amd.com/support/driver.html

Full Release Notes: Click Here (pdf) http://game.amd.com/us-en/content/pdf/catalyst8_9.pdf
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Old 18-10-2008, 09:00 AM   #64
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ATI Catalyst™ 8.10 Display Driver

New Features:

This section provides information on new features found in this release of the Radeon™ Display Driver. These include the following:
  • See Catalyst Control Center™ Fan speed control
  • See Force Component Video Detection

Resolved Issues:

Resolved Issues for the Windows Vista Operating System

This section provides information on resolved issues in this release of the ATI Catalyst™ Software Suite for Windows Vista. These include:
  • Some video corruption might be noticed when playing certain Blu-ray titles. Further details can be found in topic number 737-38293
  • Disconnecting an HDMI display device during DVD playback may result in Windows Vista failing to respond. Further details can be found in topic number 737-38308
  • Flickering may occur on the primary display when two dual link displays are used. Further details can be found in topic number 737-38295
  • Playing some video file formats under Windows Media Player 11 can cause a time delay response. Further details can be found in topic number 737-38926.
  • City of Villains: Flashing observed in the game when super AA is enabled in Catalyst Control Center and the resolution is at 2560x1600. Further details can be found in topic number 737-38301
  • When desktop rotation enabled in OS:Vista Greek some text is cutoff in the default monitor.Further details can be found in topic number 737-38302
  • Performing an express un-install of the display driver on some ATI Radeon HD 48x0 series devices, may intermittently result in the display device failing to display an image. Further details can be found in topic number 737-38308

Resolved Issues for the Windows XP Operating System

This section provides information on resolved issues in this release of the ATI Catalyst™ Software Suite for Windows XP. These include:
  • Catalyst Control Center Avivo Gamma control fails to function when playing a DVD using MS Windows Media Player or Cyberlink PowerDVD player. Further details can be found in topic number 737-28294
  • Opening Catalyst Control Center while playing back a HD/SD title with Cyberlink will cause display to go blank. Further details can be found in topic number 737-38305

Catalyst 8.10 Download: http://ati.amd.com/support/driver.html

Full Release Notes: http://game.amd.com/us-en/content/pdf/Catalyst_8.10.pdf (PDF Format)
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Also see HERE for the hot-fix if you are having problems with Far Cry 2, Stalker Clear Sky, Brother in Arms - Hells Highway as I was but now is all fine..
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Old 01-11-2008, 05:05 PM   #66
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Will give that a go, does it fix the FPS spikes in Stalker?
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Old 18-11-2008, 09:51 PM   #67
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ATI Catalyst™ 8.11 Display Driver

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Performance Improvements
The following performance gains are noticed with this release of Catalyst™
FarCry 2 – performance gains of 3 to 10% for Single card mode and 8 to 14% in
Crossfire mode, with some specific configurations showing even greater improvements.
Performance gains were noticed on all Radeon HD4xxx and Radeon
HD3xxx products.
S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Clear Sky – performance gains of 6 to 18% in single card settings
and 10 to 30% in CrossfireX mode. Performance gains were noticed on all
Radeon HD04xxx and Radeon HD3xxx products.
Catalyst 8.10 Download: http://game.amd.com/us-en/drivers_catalyst.aspx

Full Release Notes: http://game.amd.com/us-en/content/pdf/Catalyst_8.11.pdf
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Old 10-12-2008, 11:07 PM   #68
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ATI Catalyst™ 8.12 Display Driver

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The following performance gains are noticed with this release of Catalyst™
• 3DMark Vantage DX10 – performance gains of up to 5% for Single and Crossfire mode. Performance gains were noticed on HD46xx, HD4550 and HD4350.
• Call of Duty: World at War DX9 – performance gains of up to 21% for Single and Crossfire mode. Performance gains were noticed on all Radeon HD48xx.
• Crysis DX10 – performance gains of up to 25% for Single and Crossfire mode. Performance gains were noticed on all Radeon HD4xxx.
• Crysis Warhead DX10 – performance gains of up to 13% for Single card mode and up to 16% for Crossfire mode. Performance gains were noticed on all Radeon HD4xxx.
• Devil May Cry 4 DX10– performance gains of up to 6% for Single and Crossfire mode. Performance gains were noticed on all Radeon HD4xxx and HD38xx.
• Fallout 3 – performance gains of up to 15% for Single card mode.
• Far Cry 2 DX10 – performance gains of up to 10% for Single card mode and up to 57% in Crossfire mode. Performance gains were noticed on all Radeon HD4xxx and HD38xx.
• FEAR DX9 – performance gains of up to 6% for Single and Crossfire mode. Performance gains were noticed on Radeon HD4870X2 and H 4870.
• Hellgate: London DX10 – performance gains of up to 6% for Single card mode and up to 10% for Crossfire mode. Performance gains were noticed on all Radeon HD4xxx.
Catalyst 8.12 download: http://game.amd.com/us-en/drivers_catalyst.aspx

Full release notes: https://a248.e.akamai.net/f/674/9206...ease_notes.pdf
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Old 11-12-2008, 08:28 AM   #69
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A lot of performance increases this time. Nice
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wonder if it folds faster only thing i really do on my 3850
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Doesnt look like it
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ATI Catalyst™ 9.1 Display Driver

Catalyst 9.1 Download: http://game.amd.com/us-en/drivers_catalyst.aspx
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ATI Catalyst™ 9.2 Display Driver

Catalyst 9.2 Download: http://game.amd.com/us-en/drivers_catalyst.aspx
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9.3 out now

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Toggling between 3D games in full screen mode to the desktop is no longer slow when using the Alt-Tab key
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ATI Catalyst™ 9.4 Display Driver

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Highlights of the ATI Catalyst™ 9.4 Windows release include:

New Features

ATI Catalyst™ 9.4 - New ATI OverDrive™ auto-tuning application
•ATI Catalyst 9.4 includes a new ATI Overdrive™ auto-tune application to estimate the over-clocked engine and memory values for ATI Overdrive supported ATI Radeon™ Graphics accelerators
•Designed for the ATI Radeon™ HD 4000 Series
Resolved Issue Highlights
•"World of Warcraft" or "World of Warcraft - Wrath of the Lich King": Flickering no longer occurs when Shadow is set to medium/high using ATI CrossFire configurations
•Google Sketchup no longer displays blank screen
•Resolutions above 1024 x 768 will now full screen properly for specific HDMI displays
•Artifacts no longer visible while playing Age of Conan DX10
•VC-1 progressive disc playback no longer exhibits block corruption.
•The Compute Abstraction Layer (CAL) driver now functions properly under Windows XP
Catalyst 9.4 Download: http://game.amd.com/us-en/drivers_catalyst.aspx
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ATI Catalyst™ 9.5 Display Driver

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http://ati.amd.com/support/driver.HTML

Seems they have cocked up on the release notes and they still link to 9.4
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ATI Catalyst™ 9.6 Display Driver

Few days late sorry I forgot to post.

http://support.amd.com/us/gpudownload/Pages/index.aspx

Release notes here.

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ATI Catalyst™ 9.7 Display Driver

Offical drivers for windows 7 are now avaliable for most cards.

http://support.amd.com/us/gpudownload/Pages/index.aspx

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ATI Catalyst™ 9.9 Display Driver

Opps seems I forgot to post about 9.8

Oh well 9.9 is now here instead.

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