Drivers articles

Nvidia hotfix solves black screen in Windows 10 Creators Update

If you installed the new Windows 10 Creators Update in your notebook and all of the often you're getting black screens while booting, this driver update is for you. Like with most hotfixes, these don't come with a WHQL certifications, but usually the same driver is release as a final version days later with zero o very little changes.

New Radeon Crimson Hotfix adds support for Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands

Ghost Recon fans rejoice, AMD has released a new Crimson Hotfix that adds support for Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands just released today. The updated driver promises up to 6% performance improvement on Radeon RX 480 when compared to Crimson ReLive 17.2.1, and if that's not enough there's a long list of bug fixes. Read the release notes and find the download links here.

Intel releases last Haswell IGP drivers for Windows 7 and 8

Intel has released what will be their last set of integrated graphics drivers (IGP) for Haswell-class processors on Windows 7 and 8.1. This includes Haswell Core, Pentium, and Celeron CPUs launched between late 2013 and early 2015. Windows 10 support will continue. This new version adds support for 3rd-party EDID utilities, meant for advanced users only. For average users there are a number of bug fixes. Enter here for more details and download links.

Realtek HD Audio Codec drivers updated to version 2.80

It's been over a year since Realtek updated its HD Audio Codec drivers and considering these audio chips are very popular on desktop and laptop OEM systems we felt compelled to give them a mention. Release notes don't offer much details on what's new though you can expect better compatibility across the board. As usual you can head to our drivers section for this and more timely updates.

AMD releases Radeon Software 16.11.5 drivers for Watch Dogs 2

As expected, AMD has released a new set of Radeon Software Crimson Edition drivers, version 16.11.5, that introduce game optimizations for Watch Dogs 2. Gamers who are preparing to enter Ubisoft's latest open-world title, which was released today on PC,…