AMD ha lanzado hoy los últimos controladores para sus gráficos AMD Radeon, los AMD Catalyst 13.4. Lo destacado de estos controladores en la compatibilidad con las tarjetas gráficas AMD Radeon HD 7990 y las aún no anunciadas AMD Radeon HD 8970, HD 8950, HD 8870, y HD 8760.

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La mejora destacable de dicha versión de controladores es la solución a los problemas de latencia, la cual ya integraba los últimos controladores en fase de prototipo.

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Ademas de esto podemos ver los siguientes cambios:

  • Support added for AMD Radeon HD7790 and AMD Radeon HD 7990
  • Catalyst Driver optimizations to improve performance in Far Cry 3, Crysis 3, and 3DMark
  • Significantly improves latency performance in Skyrim, Boderlands 2, Guild Wars 2, Tomb Raider and Hitman Absolution
  • Performance gains seen with the entire AMD Radeon HD 7000 Series for the following:
    • Batman Arkham City (1920×1200): Performance improvements up to 5%
    • Borderlands 2 (2560×1600): Performance improvements up to 10%
    • Quake Wars (1920×1200): Performance improvements up to 13%
    • Hitman Absolution (2560×1600): Performance improvements up to 11%
    • Wolfenstein MP (1920×1080): Performance improvements up to 11%
    • Civilization V (2560×1600): Performance improvements up to 5%
  • Delivers support for the following OpenGL 4.3 features:
    • GL_ARB_compute_shader
    • GL_ARB_multi_draw_indirect
    • GL_ARB_shader_storage_buffer_object
    • GL_ARB_arrays_of_arrays
    • GL_ARB_clear_buffer_object
    • GL_ARB_ES3_compatibility
    • GL_ARB_explicit_uniform_location
    • GL_ARB_fragment_layer_viewport
    • GL_ARB_invalidate_subdata
    • GL_ARB_program_interface_query
    • GL_ARB_shader_image_size
    • GL_ARB_stencil_texturing
    • GL_ARB_texture_buffer_range
    • GL_ARB_texture_query_levels
    • GL_ARB_texture_storage_multisample

Ademas AMD tambien ha publicado una nueva versión de su Catalyst Application Profiles 13.1 CAP 1. El cual cuanta con las siguientes mejoras:

New profiles added to this release:

                                       –  The Walking Dead:  Survival Instinct:  Fixes  image quality issues when enabling Anti-Aliasing through the AMD Catalyst Control Center
                                       –  Crysis 3:  Improves CrossFire performance in 3 and 4 GPU configurations
                                       –  Deus Ex:  Human Revolution:  Improves CrossFire performance
                                       –  Unigine Heaven:  Improves CrossFire performance in 3 and 4 GPU configurations
                                       –  Hitman Absolution:  Resolves application issues on the AMD Radeon HD 7790 when running at 1680×100 with 8xAA enabled
                                       –  AMD Enduro Technology profile updates:
                                                   –  Alien Colonial Marines – acm.exe
                                                   –  BioShock Infinite – BioShockInfinite.exe
                                                   –  Crysis 3 – Crysis3.exe
                                                   –  GodMode – GodMode.exe
                                                   –  Grid 2 – grid2.exe
                                                   –  Hawken – HawkenLauncher.exe
                                                   –  Neverwinter – gameclient.exe
                                                   –  SimCity – SimCity.exe
                                                   –  Sniper Elite Nazi Zombie Army – NZA.exe
                                                   –  The Walking Dead Survival Instinct – WalkingDead.exe
                                                   –  Tomb Raider – TombRaider.exe
                                                   –  Kapersky Anti-virus – avt.exe

Descarga Catalyst 13.4:

Fuente: AMD