AMD Updates Graphics Drivers Yet Again with Catalyst 11.11b

Written by John Ponio    Monday, 28 November 2011 17:23

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Less than a week ago AMD released Calayst 11.11a, and two days after that they released Catalyst 11.11b, which brings support for Crossfire in recently released games for the Radeon 6000 and 5000 series as well as some other issues. You can read the full release notes here and download the drivers from the links inside.

What's new:

Elder Scrolls Skyrim:

  • Delivers AMD CrossFire performance scaling for AMD Radeon HD 6000 Series
  • AMD Radeon HD 5000 CrossFire support will be supported soon in an updated driver
  • Improves performance 2-7% on single GPU configurations
  • Resolve corruption seen when enabling Multi-Sample Anti-Aliasing on the AMD Radeon HD 6970 Series

Assassin’s Creed: Revelations:

  • Delivers AMD CrossFire performance scaling
  • Batman Arkham City
  • Improves DirectX 11 performance for single GPU configurations

Rage:

  • Delivers AMD CrossfireX performance scaling
  • Resolves a number of image / stability issues seen with the title:
  • Fix geometry corruption, sometimes seen in Bash TV entrance
  • Fix issues with Low-memory conditions on 32bit systems.
  • Fix issue with extreme corruption with missing textures on 32bit systems.
  • Fix memory leaks when deleting/reusing sync objects.
  • Fix hitching and pausing, especially noticeable on some Quad Core systems when doing races and Stanley Express runs.
  • Fix some missing shadows

Battlefield 3:

  • Resolves intermittent corruption seen when playing the game at specific camera angles