AMD Crimson 17.5.1 WHQL Graphics Drivers Released

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AMD has released a new set of Windows certified graphics drivers for all available Radeon graphics cards. Crimson 17.5.1 brings optimizations for Prey (performances, multi-GPU profile) and bug fixes.

Support For
– Up to 4.7% performance improvement measured on Radeon RX 580 8GB graphics when compared to Radeon Software Crimson ReLive edition 17.4.4(1)
– Multi GPU profile support

Fixed Issues
Fixed an issue that may sometimes cause the error message “1603” during uninstall.
Radeon Settings may sometimes fail to update through the auto Radeon Software update feature.
Forza Horizon 3™ may experience minor graphics corruption in some game maps
Sid Meier’s Civilization™ VI may experience an application crash when using Hybrid Graphics system configurations and windowed game mode
Radeon WattMan may fail to apply settings on some Radeon R9 390 series graphics products.
Added switchable graphics support for Unigine™ Superposition for XConnect and Hybrid Graphics.

Crimson 17.5.1 Desktop Downloads

More information about this driver can be found in the release notes.

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Crimson 17.5.1 supports OpenGL 4.5 (4.5.13474) and Vulkan 1.0.39. The OpenGL extensions are the same than Crimson 17.2.1 and the Vulklan support is the same than Crimson 17.4.3.