ATI Catalyst™ 8.3

AMD have released the version 8.3 of their ATI video card driver package.

The Catalyst™ software suite 8.3 contains the following:

  • Radeon™ display driver 8.471
  • Multimedia Center™ 9.16 (Windows XP only)
  • HydraVision™ (Windows XP only)
  • HydraVision™ Basic Edition (Windows XP only)
  • Remote Wonder 3.04 (Windows XP only)
  • WDM Driver Install Bundle
  • Southbridge/IXP Driver
  • Catalyst™ Control Center Version 8.3

    ATI Catalyst™ 8.3 Highlights:
  • CrossFireX™ (Quad) Support 3 or 4 GPUs in CrossFireX™ Mode
  • Hybrid Graphics Support
  • DirectX 10.1 Support
  • Anti-Aliasing Enhancements
  • ATI Catalyst™ Control Center: HydraVision support for Windows Vista
  • Digital Panel GPU image scaling
  • Catalyst™ Control Center: Advanced Video Quality Controls
  • ATI Catalyst™ driver: Tessellation support
    Performance Improvements
  • Call of Juarez: Up to 20% improvement is noticed on ATI CrossFireX™ configured systems containing an ATI Radeon™ HD38x0 series of product
  • Company of Heroes DX10: Up to 17% improvement is noticed, especially at lower resolutions, on ATI Radeon™ HD38x0 products
  • Crysis DX10: Up to 15% improvement is noticed on all supported ATI Radeon™ products
  • Lost Planet DX9: Up to 36% improvement is noticed across all supported ATI Radeon™ products and in ATI CrossFireX™ configured systems
  • Shadermark 2.1: Performance scores increased up to 35% across all supported Radeon™ products and in ATI CrossFireX™ configured systems
  • Unreal Tournament 2004: Up to 10% increase in performance is noticed on systems containing an ATI Radeon™ HD2400, HD2600, or HD3400 series of products on in ATI CrossFireX™ configured systems
Download: ATI Catalyst™ 8.3 | Release Notes
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