Nvidia GeForce Ion Notebook Graphics Drivers 270.61 Windows Vista/7 64-bit

April 18, 2011
270.61-notebook-win7-winvista-64bit-international-whql.exe
172.0 MB
Windows Vista / 7 64-bit
1,274

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:

  1. Please check to make sure that your notebook has a supported GPU (refer to the Products Supported tab below).
  2. It is recommended that you backup your current system configuration. Click here for instructions.
  3. 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.

Release Highlights:

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 drivers on GeForce.com.

This driver supports the following Nvidia notebook GPUs (please refer to the Products Supported tab for exceptions):

  • ION notebook GPUs.
  • GeForce 8M, 9M, 100M, 200M, 300M, 400M, and 500M-series notebook GPUs.
  • Quadro 5000M, 2000M and 1000M notebook GPUs.
  • Quadro NVS-series notebook GPUs (only those that support DirectX 10 or higher).
  • Quadro FX-series notebook GPUs (only those that support DirectX 10 or higher).

This driver package also includes the 3D Vision Controller driver.

What's New:

GPU Support

  • Adds support for the newly released GeForce GT 555M, GeForce GT 550M, GeForce GT 540M, GeForce GT 525M, and GeForce GT 520M GPUs.

Performance

  • Increases performance for GeForce 400 Series and 500 Series GPUs in several PC games vs. v266.58 WHQL drivers.

Nvidia Update

  • 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 Update.

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 more information.
  • Now supports 3D Vision window mode on 3D Vision notebooks, with the following features:
    • 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 or off.
  • 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
    • Assassinís Creed: Brotherhood
    • Battle: Los Angeles
    • Breach
    • Cars 2
    • Crysis 2 (including multi-player demo)
    • Dead Space 2
    • DeathSpank
    • Deep Black
    • Dirt 3
    • Dragon Age II
    • Duke Nukem Forever
    • Dungeon Defenders
    • Dungeon Siege III
    • Fable III
    • Faxion Online
    • F.3.A.R.
    • Final Fantasy XIV
    • Homefront (DirectX 9 and DirectX 10)
    • Hunted: Demonís Forge
    • Lego Star Wars III: The Clone Wars
    • Lego Universe
    • Need for Speed World
    • Oil Rush
    • Portal 2
    • RaidersSphere
    • Red Faction: Armageddon
    • Richard Burns Rally
    • Rift
    • 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

CUDA

  • Adds support for applications using CUDA 4.0 features such as Unified Virtual Addressing (UVA) and GPUDirectô v2.0.

Other

  • Installs HD Audio driver version 1.2.22.1
  • Installs PhysX System Software to version 9.10.0514
  • Supports the new GPU-accelerated features in Adobe CS5.
  • Supports GPU-acceleration for smoother online HD videos with Adobe Flash 10.1. Learn more here.
  • 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 here.
  • Supports DirectCompute with Windows 7 and GeForce 8-series and later GPUs.
  • Supports OpenCL 1.0 (Open Computing Language) for all GeForce 8-series and later GPUs.
  • Supports OpenGL 3.3 for GeForce 8-series and later GPUs.
  • Supports OpenGL 4.1 on GeForce 400 series and later GPUs.
  • Users without US English operating systems can select their language and download the International driver here.

Supported Products:

This driver will install on the following GPUs with the exception of some notebooks listed below:

GeForce 500M series:

GeForce GT 555M, GeForce GT 550M, GeForce GT 540M, GeForce GT 525M, GeForce GT 520M

GeForce 400M series:

GTX 480M, GTX 470M, GTX 460M , GT 445M, GT 435M, GT 425M, GT 420M, GT 415M,

GeForce 300M series:

GTS 360M, GTS 350M, GT 335M, GT 330M, GT 325M, GT 320M, 310M, 305M

GeForce 200M series:

GT 230M, GT 240M, G210M, GTX 285M, GTX 280M,GTS 250M, GTX 260M, GT 220M

GeForce 100M series:

G 110M, GT 130M, GTS 160M, G 105M, G 103M, G 102M, GT 120M

GeForce 9 series:

9600 GT, 9400

GeForce 9M series:

9400M G, 9650M GS, 9200M GS, 9500M GS, 9400M GS, 9800M GS, 9300M GS, 9800M GT, 9100M G, 9800M GTS, 9500M G, 9700M GT, 9600M GS, 9650M GT, 9400M, 9300M G, 9800M GTX, 9600M GT, 9700M GTS

GeForce 8M series:

8800M GTS, 8600M GT, 8400M GT, 8200M G, 8800M GTX, 8800M GS, 8600M GS, 8400M G, 8700M GT, 8400M GS

Quadro FX Notebook series:

5000M, 2000M, 1000M, FX 3800M, FX 3700M, FX 360M, FX 1600M, FX 380M, FX 370M, FX 3600M, FX 2800M, FX 2700M, FX 880M, FX 770M, FX 570M, FX 1800M, FX 1700M

Quadro NVS Notebook series:

NVS 2100M, NVS 5100M, NVS 3100M, NVS 150M, NVS 160M, NVS 140M, NVS 320M, NVS 130M, NVS 135M

ION Notebook series:

ION (Notebooks) , ION LE (Notebooks)

Notes:

  1. Notebooks supporting Hybrid Power technology with Intel chipsets are not supported by this release.
  2. 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).
  3. Fujitsu notebooks are not supported by this release (Fujitsu Siemens notebooks are supported).
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