AMD Crimson 16.4.1 Hotfix Released




AMD Crimson graphics driver logo

AMD has released a hotfix version of Crimson graphics drivers. Crimson 16.4.1 comes with the following changes:

Support for:
– Quantum Break: up to 35% faster performance using Quantum Break on Radeon™ R9 Fury X than with Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.3.2(1).
– Oculus Rift
– HTC Vive

Resolved Issues:
– Frame rate capping issues experienced in some DirectX®12 applications is resolved.
– Hitman may experience flickering when played in DirectX® 11 mode using high game shadow settings.

Crimson 16.4.1 Downloads


AMD Crimson software information

AMD Crimson 16.4.1 brings the same OpenGL 4.5 level than Crimson 15.12.

For Vulkan API, the report from VK-Z for a Radeon HD 8500M (see this notebook) on Windows 10 64-bit is the same than Crimson 16.3.2. Here is the simple report:

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VK-Z 0.2.0
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Vulkan capabilities and extensions viewer
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Instance extensions: 4
- 1/ VK_KHR_swapchain (spec version: 0.0.67)
- 2/ VK_KHR_surface (spec version: 0.0.25)
- 3/ VK_KHR_win32_surface (spec version: 0.0.5)
- 4/ VK_EXT_debug_report (spec version: 0.0.1)

# Vulkan devices: 1

[ Device 1 ]--------------------------------------
- Device name: AMD Radeon (TM) HD 8500M/8700M
- DeviceID: 1002-6601
- Raw driver version: 36864
- Vulkan API version: 1.0.3
- Device type: VK_PHYSICAL_DEVICE_TYPE_DISCRETE_GPU
- Memory heap count: 3
	heap 0 - size: 768 MB
	heap 1 - size: 256 MB
	heap 2 - size: 1734 MB
- Device extensions: 1
	1/ VK_KHR_swapchain (spec version: 0.0.67)

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One thought on “AMD Crimson 16.4.1 Hotfix Released”

  1. Florin

    I see that nobody reports professional app issues with the drivers… in Premiere CC 2015.2 when you apply a Fast Blur effect and choose a value for it the video gets corrupted, this started happening with 16.3

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