This is the second WHQL-certified driver from the R295 family of drivers
(versions 295.xx to 299.xx).
This driver is a recommended upgrade for all GeForce users, especially those
playing the latest hot PC games like Blacklight: Retribution, Diablo III, Mass
Effect 3, or The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim and more. These drivers come packed
with GeForce-exclusive performance and quality enhancements and are Microsoft
Adds support for the new GeForce GTX 560 SE GPU.
Updates PhysX System Software to version 9.12.0213.
Boosts SLI performance in the following games:
Blacklight: Retribution – up to 1.8x performance increase
DiRT 3 – updated DX11 profile to improve menu performance
F1 2011 – improves performance with game patch 1.2
Includes numerous bug fixes. Refer to the release notes documentation
for more details.
Highlight Summary for the R295 Family of Drivers
New features and performance since R285 WHQL-certified driver
Game-changing performance boost of up to 45% in The Elder Scrolls V:
Skyrim, “the fastest selling title in Steam’s history”
Up to 2x performance Mass Effect 3 with SLI technology.
New PhysX software for the best experience in top PhysX titles like
Alice: Madness Returns and Batman: Arkham City.
Updates HD Audio to version 126.96.36.199.
Supports multiple languages and APIs for GPU computing: CUDA C, CUDA
C++, CUDA Fortran, OpenCL, DirectCompute, and Microsoft C++ AMP.