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AMD Catalyst 11.12 WHQL Software Suite Released

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AMD today released the final installment of its monthly Catalyst Software Suite updates for this year, Catalyst 11.12 WHQL. The software provides device drivers for AMD/ATI Radeon GPUs, AMD Chipset-integrated graphics, AMD Fusion APU-integrated graphics, AMD HDMI audio, and related software such as AMD Catalyst Control Center for discrete Radeon GPUs, and Vision Control Center for integrated ones; and HydraVision.

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Think someone might get in to trouble for this:
Far Cry2, Dragon 2, Homefront, Stalker: Metro 2033 and Bioshock 2 no longer display random flashing textures.
 

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AMD today released the final installment of its monthly Catalyst Software Suite updates for this year, Catalyst 11.12 WHQL. The software provides device drivers for AMD/ATI Radeon GPUs, AMD Chipset-integrated graphics, AMD Fusion APU-integrated graphics, AMD HDMI audio, and related software such as AMD Catalyst Control Center for discrete Radeon GPUs, and Vision Control Center for integrated ones; and HydraVision.

Key Features:
  • AMD OpenGL 4.2 production support
    o AMD Catalyst 11.12 delivers official support for the OpenGL 4.2 specification
  • AMD Eyefinity technology enhancements
    o Enables support for AMD HD3D technology when using a 3x1 Landscape Eyefinity display group, on supported DisplayPort 3D monitors.
  • AMD Vision Engine Control Center enhancements for Dual Graphics
    o Improvements have been implemented to better facilitate the enabling and control of the Dual Graphics within the Vision Engine Control Center

DOWNLOAD: AMD Catalyst 11.12 WHQL

For more information about resolved issues, refer to the Release Notes.
This shows I have the latest version but I do not I have 11.11 ! :twitch:
 
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Think someone might get in to trouble for this:
Wow, they were displaying flashing textures until now? I haven't noticed since I don't game with my HD 4870 anymore.
 
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Hmm now I am torn as I just put in the 12.1 Preview drivers....
 

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Added links.
 
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there is a lot of good fixes in this, albeit a bit late but still appreciated
 
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Hmm now I am torn as I just put in the 12.1 Preview drivers....
The 12.1 drivers are better (no pun intended)

The AMD Catalyst™ 12.1 Preview includes all of the features found in AMD Catalyst™ 11.12 and also includes all of the latest optimizations found in the AMD Catalyst 11.11c performance drivers (AMD Catalyst 11.12 does not include the latest 11.11c optimizations). It is highly recommended that all gamers use the AMD Catalyst 12.1 Preview driver.
 

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The 12.1 drivers are better (no pun intended)

The AMD Catalyst™ 12.1 Preview includes all of the features found in AMD Catalyst™ 11.12 and also includes all of the latest optimizations found in the AMD Catalyst 11.11c performance drivers (AMD Catalyst 11.12 does not include the latest 11.11c optimizations). It is highly recommended that all gamers use the AMD Catalyst 12.1 Preview driver.
I never use there preview drivers . I do not trust them .
 
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Am I missing something? My 5850 Crossfire is still playing like shit for BF3. I don't want to get off topic, but it's been over a month now and no new fixes.
 
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Well the MW3 Crossfire Improvements is random. I mean MW3 engine is like 10 years old already. Why would it need another Crossfire update?

Am I missing something? My 5850 Crossfire is still playing like shit for BF3. I don't want to get off topic, but it's been over a month now and no new fixes.
Figured it doesn't hurt to ask, are you using the Catalyst Application Profiles along with the latest drivers?
 

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Staying with the beta 12.1's got a little boost in Skyrim only 3 FPS but it all helps right.
 
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Well the MW3 Crossfire Improvements is random. I mean MW3 engine is like 10 years old already. Why would it need another Crossfire update?

Am I missing something? My 5850 Crossfire is still playing like shit for BF3. I don't want to get off topic, but it's been over a month now and no new fixes.
that sucks. thats why I abandoned CF setups 4 years ago

Staying with the beta 12.1's got a little boost in Skyrim only 3 FPS but it all helps right.
thats good news. I guess I will go ahead and update 11.12s to 12.1s
 
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Wow did I read that there are series 4000 improvements? YAY! I wasn't forgotten!:toast: