As part of the
Nvidia Verde Notebook Driver Program, this is a reference driver that can be
installed on supported Nvidia notebook GPUs. However, please note that your
notebook original equipment manufacturer (OEM) provides certified drivers for
your specific notebook on their website. Nvidia recommends that you check with
your notebook OEM about recommended software updates for your notebook. OEMs may
not provide technical support for issues that arise from the use of this driver.
Before downloading this driver:
Please check to make sure that your notebook has a supported GPU (refer
to the Products Supported tab below).
It is recommended that you backup your current system configuration.
Click here for instructions.
If you own a Dell Inspiron 1420, Dell XPS M1330, Dell XPS M1530, or Dell
Latitude D630/D630c it is highly recommended that you first install this
Dell software update.
This is the first WHQL-certified release from the Release 270 family of
drivers (versions 270.xx to 274.xx). You can read more about this family of
This driver supports the following Nvidia notebook GPUs (please refer to the
Products Supported tab for exceptions):
Quadro NVS-series notebook GPUs (only those that support DirectX 10 or
Quadro FX-series notebook GPUs (only those that support DirectX 10 or
This driver package also includes the 3D Vision Controller driver.
Adds support for the newly released GeForce GT 555M, GeForce GT 550M,
GeForce GT 540M, GeForce GT 525M, and GeForce GT 520M GPUs.
Increases performance for GeForce 400 Series and 500 Series GPUs in
several PC games vs. v266.58 WHQL drivers.
This is a new feature in Release 270 and later drivers. Nvidia Update
keeps your PC up-to-date with the latest GeForce drivers by notifying you
when a new driver is available and directing you to the driver on
www.Nvidia.com. When you install a Release 270 or later GeForce driver from
www.Nvidia.com, you will be presented with the option to install Nvidia
Update. Click here to learn more about
Nvidia 3D Vision
With Release 270 drivers, the 3D Vision Controller driver is now
included with all GPU driver installations. This driver package includes
v270.47 3D Vision Controller driver. Users are no longer required to install
a separate 3D Vision Controller driver or CD driver. For more information,
please view this knowledgebase article for
Now supports 3D Vision window mode on 3D Vision notebooks, with the
Adds support for HDMI 1.4 3D TVs when using 3DTV Play software,
including DirectX 9 games, Google Earth, and 3DVisionLive.com.
3D Vision window mode now works with Windows Aero enabled
New Nvidia Control Panel option to toggle 3D Vision window mode on
Improved performance using the in-game crosshair for Half-life 2,
Left4Dead, and Left4Dead2
Adds support for new 3D Vision Desktop LCD monitors: Tongfang LM2230W
Adds support for new 3D Vision projectors: Acer X1261P, Acer X1261-3D,
DepthQ HDs3D-1, NEC NP-V300X, Sanyo PDG-DXL2000
Added the following 3D Vision game profiles:
Alice Madness Returns
Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood
Battle: Los Angeles
Crysis 2 (including multi-player demo)
Dead Space 2
Dragon Age II
Duke Nukem Forever
Dungeon Siege III
Final Fantasy XIV
Homefront (DirectX 9 and DirectX 10)
Hunted: Demon’s Forge
Lego Star Wars III: The Clone Wars
Need for Speed World
Red Faction: Armageddon
Richard Burns Rally
Section 8: Prejudice
Shift 2 Unleashed
Shogun 2: Total War
Star Wars: Clone Wars Adventures
Test Drive Unlimited 2
The Sims Medieval
Updated the following 3D Vision game profiles
MX vs. ATV Reflex
Monster Hunter Frontier Benchmark
Adds support for applications using CUDA 4.0 features such as Unified
Virtual Addressing (UVA) and GPUDirect™ v2.0.
Installs HD Audio driver version 22.214.171.124
System Software to version 9.10.0514
Supports the new GPU-accelerated features in
Supports GPU-acceleration for smoother online HD videos with Adobe Flash
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Supports the new version of MotionDSP's video enhancement software,
vReveal, which adds support for HD output. Nvidia customers can download a
free version of vReveal that supports up to SD output
DirectCompute with Windows 7 and GeForce 8-series and later GPUs.
Notebooks supporting Hybrid Power technology with Intel chipsets are not
supported by this release.
The following Sony VAIO notebooks are supported: Sony VAIO F Series with
Nvidia GeForce 310M, Nvidia GeForce GT 335M and Nvidia GeForce GT 425M.
Other Sony VAIO notebooks are not supported at this time (please contact
Sony for driver support).
Fujitsu notebooks are not supported by this release (Fujitsu Siemens
notebooks are supported).
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