Feature highlights of the AMD Catalyst™ driver for the Windows® 8 Consumer Preview:
Full WDDM 1.2
Native Stereo 3D support: Windows 8 will natively support Stereo 3D for full-screen and windowed gaming, and video applications Unified Video API – Video playback is now integrated within the DirectX® 11 API; enabling simultaneous high quality Video and 3D content, and the potential for enhanced video transcoding performance Optimized screen rotation improved sleep / resume performance Optimized Power Consumption AMD Eyefinity OpenC™ OpenGL® UVD AMD Dual Graphics / AMD CrossFire™ Technology AMD Overdrive™ AMD Catalyst Control Center / Vision Engine Control Center
Please note: A future AMD Catalyst Windows 8 driver release will add support for the AMD Radeon™ HD 7900 Series, and AMD Radeon HD 7700 Series in the coming weeks.
AMD reveals Windows 8 drivers (without Radeon HD 7000 support)
Posted on Friday, Mar 02 2012 @ 20:31 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck