Nvidia GeForce Graphics Driver 320.18 for Windows Vista/7/8 64-bit

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Date: May 23, 2013
File Size: 175.0 MB
OS Support: Windows Vista / 7 / 8 64-bit
Downloads: 1,114

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Release notes:

This is the GeForce Game Ready driver for Metro: Last Light providing up to 10% faster performance and Microsoft WHQL certification.

Get optimal game settings for Metro: Last Light with GeForce Experience and enjoy NVIDIA PhysX effects and DirectX 11 tessellation.

Includes the production release of GeForce Experience (version 1.5) as an optional installation. GeForce Experience replaces NVIDIA Update as the easiest way to keep your drivers up to date.

What's New:

  • Performance Boost – Increases performance by up to 20% for GeForce 400/500/600 series GPUs in several PC games vs. GeForce 314.22 WHQL-certified drivers. Results will vary depending on your GPU and system configuration. Here is one example of measured gains:
    • GeForce GTX 660:
      • Up to 20% in Dirt: Showdown
      • Up to 18% in Tomb Raider
      • Up to 10% in Metro: Last Light
      • Up to 8% in StarCraft II
      • Up to 6% in Sniper Elite V2
      • Up to 6% in Metro 2033
      • Up to 6% in Far Cry 3
      • Up to 6% in Deus Ex: Human Revolution
      • Up to 5% in F1 2012
    • GeForce GTX 660 SLI:
      • Up to 17% in Dirt: Showdown
      • Up to 18% in Tomb Raider
      • Up to 9% in Metro: Last Light
      • Up to 9% in Assassin’s Creed III
      • Up to 7% in StarCraft II
      • Up to 6% in Far Cry 3
      • Up to 6% in Deus Ex: Human Revolution
      • Up to 6% in Battlefield 3
      • Up to 5% in BioShock: Infinite
      • Up to 5% in F1 2012
  • SLI Technology
    • Added SLI profile for Alien Fear
    • Added SLI profile for Call of Juarez: Gunslinger
    • Added SLI profile for Dead Island: Riptide
    • Added SLI profile for Dragon Sword
    • Added SLI profile for Neverwinter
    • Added SLI profile for Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon
    • Added SLI profile for GRID 2
    • Added SLI profile for Human Head 2
    • Added SLI profile for Remember Me
    • Added SLI profile for The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct
    • Updated SLI profile for Natural Selection 2
    • Updated SLI profile for Resident Evil 6
    • Updated SLI profile for Trackmania 2: Canyon

Additional Details:

  • Installs PhysX System Software 9.12.1031.
  • Installs HD Audio v1.3.24.2
  • Includes support for applications built using CUDA 5.5 or earlier version of the CUDA Toolkit. More information at http://developer.nvidia.com/cuda-toolkit
  • Supports OpenGL 4.3 for GeForce 400-series and later GPUs.
  • Supports DisplayPort 1.2 for GeForce GTX 600 series GPUs.
  • 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, including 3-way SLI, Quad SLI, and SLI support on SLI-certified Intel and AMD motherboards.

Supported Products:

  • GeForce 700 series
    • GTX 780
  • GeForce 600 series
    • GTX TITAN, GTX 690, GTX 680, GTX 670, GTX 660 Ti, GTX 660, GTX 650 Ti, GTX 650, GT 645, GT 640, GT 630, GT 620, GT 610, 605
  • GeForce 500 series
    • GTX 590, GTX 580, GTX 570, GTX 560 Ti, GTX 560 SE, GTX 560, GTX 555, GTX 550 Ti, GT 545, GT 530, GT 520, 510
  • GeForce 400 series
    • GTX 480, GTX 470, GTX 465, GTX 460 v2, GTX 460 SE v2, GTX 460 SE, GTX 460, GTS 450, GT 440, GT 430, GT 420, 405
  • GeForce 300 series
    • GT 340, GT 330, GT 320, 315, 310
  • GeForce 200 series
    • GTX 295, GTX 285, GTX 280, GTX 275, GTX 260, GTS 250, GTS 240, GT 240, GT 230, GT 220, G210, 210, 205
  • GeForce 100 series
    • GT 140, GT 130, GT 120, G 100
  • GeForce 9 series
    • 9800 GX2, 9800 GTX/GTX+, 9800 GT, 9600 GT, 9600 GSO, 9600 GS, 9500 GT, 9500 GS, 9400 GT, 9400, 9300 GS, 9300 GE, 9300, 9200, 9100
  • GeForce 8 series
    • 8800 Ultra, 8800 GTX, 8800 GTS 512, 8800 GTS, 8800 GT, 8800 GS, 8600 GTS, 8600 GT, 8600 GS, 8500 GT, 8400 SE, 8400 GS, 8400, 8300 GS, 8300, 8200 / nForce 730a, 8200, 8100 / nForce 720a
  • ION series
    • ION LE, ION

Note: Before proceeding with your driver installation we suggest you make sure you are installing the latest version available and for the appropriate model/revision and Operating System. We strongly suggest following 'readme' instructions for installing drivers when available. Often restarting your system will be necessary for the new driver to become active and start functioning properly.

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