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).
Quadro 5010M, 5000M, 4000M 3000M, 2000M and 1000M notebook GPUs.
Quadro NVS-series notebook GPUs (only those that support DirectX 10 or
Quadro FX-series notebook GPUs (only those that support DirectX 10 or
NVS-series notebook GPUs (only those that support DirectX 10 or higher).
This driver is a recommended upgrade for all GeForce users, especially those
playing the latest hot PC games like Battlefield 3, 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 WHQL-certified.
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
Adds 3D Vision support for the following games:
Dear Esther – Rated Good
Deep Black: Reloaded – Rated 3D Vision Ready
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.
GeForce-exclusive quality enhancements with ambient occlusion
support for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, Diablo III, and The Elder
Scrolls V: Skyrim.
New 3D Vision and SLI profiles for over 50 titles.
New PhysX software for the best experience in top PhysX titles like
Alice: Madness Returns and Batman: Arkham City.
Enables WHQL-certified support for Nvidia Surround on Intel X79 SLI-certified
Updates HD Audio to version 220.127.116.11.
Supports multiple languages and APIs for GPU computing: CUDA C, CUDA
C++, CUDA Fortran, OpenCL, DirectCompute, and Microsoft C++ AMP.
Supports single GPU and Nvidia SLI technology on DirectX 9, DirectX
10, DirectX 11, and OpenGL.