AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.10.2 arrives for Battlefield 1

Posted on Thursday, Oct 20 2016 @ 20:50 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
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AMD published its Radeon Software Crimson Edition versio 16.10.2, you can download it over here. This release adds support for a bunch of new games, including Battlefield 1, Titanfall 2 and Civlization VI, and features a number of bug fixes, including a patch for a fan speed issue with some RX 400 series cards.
Support For:
  • Battlefield 1™
  • Sid Meier's Civilization® VI
  • Titanfall 2™
  • Serious Sam™ VR Early Access
  • Eagle Flight VR™

    New AMD CrossFire profile added for DirectX® 11:
  • Sid Meier's Civilization® VI

    Fixed Issues
  • Fan speed may sometimes remain elevated on select Radeon RX 400 series graphics products even when an application has been exited.
  • Eyefinity group settings may not be retained after driver upgrade when using AMD CrossFire configurations.
  • Gears of War™ 4 may experience an application hang when using select high resolution and quality configurations in some specific game maps.
  • DirectX®12 content may be unable to launch on some older CPUs that do not support popcnt instruction.
  • Battlefield 1™ AMD CrossFire profile updates for game launch.

    Known Issues
  • A few game titles may fail to launch, experience performance issues or crash if the third party application "Raptr" has its game overlay enabled. A workaround is to disable the overlay if this is experienced.
  • H.264 content playback may experience playback issues on internet browsers with hardware acceleration when also running gaming applications or content.
  • The Division™ may experience checkered corruption when using character model overlays or the game menu.
  • Some users without the Radeon WattMan feature may experience a Radeon Software popup error regarding Radeon WattMan.
  • FIFA 17™ may experience an application hang or black screen on launch for some select Hybrid Graphics or AMD PowerXpress mobile configurations.
  • H.264 content may experience blocky corruption when streaming using P2P content players on some Radeon RX 400 series graphics products.


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    Thomas De Maesschalck

    Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.



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