Release Highlights:

  • Windows 10 Support
  • ​Virtual Super Resolution (VSR)​
  • Frame Rate Target Control (FRTC)​​
  • AMD FreeSync and AMD CrossFire Support
  • Performance Optimizations​

Windows 10 Support

This driver provides support for Windows 10 as well as full WDDM 2.0 and DirectX 12 support which is available on all AMD Graphics Core Next (GCN) products, - AMD Radeon HD 7000 and newer graphics products.​

For more information on products supported please visit the Supported Products Tab and view the AMD Product Compatibility chart.

Virtual Super Resolution (VSR)

VSR provides image quality enhancements to games and Windows desktop users by rendering images at a higher resolution and then down-scaling the same. VSR support has now been extended to the following products:

  • AMD Radeon R9 Fury Series
  • AMD Radeon R9 280 Series
  • AMD Radeon R9 390 Series
  • AMD Radeon R9 270 Series
  • AMD Radeon R9 380 Series
  • AMD Radeon R7 260 Series​
  • AMD Radeon R7 370 Series
  • AMD Radeon HD 7900 Series
  • AMD Radeon R7 360 Series
  • AMD Radeon HD 7800 Series
  • AMD Radeon R9 295X2
  • AMD Radeon HD 7790 Series
  • AMD Radeon R9 290 Series
  • Desktop A-Series 7400K APUs and above

Frame Rate Target Control (FRTC)

FRTC allows the user to set a maximum frame rate when playing an application in full screen exclusive mode. This feature provides the following benefits:

  • Reduced GPU power consumption
  • Reduced system heat
  • Lower fan speeds and less noise

This feature is supported on applications using DirectX 10 or DirectX 11 and on the following AMD graphics products:

  • AMD Radeon R9 Fury Series
  • AMD Radeon R9 280 Series
  • AMD Radeon R9 390 Series
  • AMD Radeon R9 270 Series
  • AMD Radeon R9 380 Series
  • AMD Radeon R7 260 Series
  • AMD Radeon R7 370 Series
  • AMD Radeon HD 7900 Series
  • AMD Radeon R7 360 Series
  • AMD Radeon HD 7800 Series
  • AMD Radeon R9 295X2
  • AMD Radeon HD 7700 Series
  • AMD Radeon R9 290 Series

AMD FreeSync and AMD CrossFire Support

AMD FreeSync and AMD CrossFire can now be used together in applications using DirectX 10 or DirectX 11. Please note, this feature is currently not supported on systems configured in AMD Dual Graphics mode.

Performance Optimizations

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive – Profile change to reduce Flip Queue Size – improves the latest positional information from keyboard and mouse.