Driver update: AMD Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.9.2

Sep

22

2018

AMD has released a new update of its Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition drivers. The drivers are only suitable for the HD 7750 and higher, the HD 8570 and higher, and the cards from the R5, R7, R9 and RX series. Only versions 7 and 10 of Windows are supported. For people using Windows 8.1, version 17.7.1 is the latest version. Drivers for the first generation of Windows 8 are no longer made at all. For older cards, now referred to as legacy or non- gaming , Catalyst Software Suite version 15.7.1 is the last stable release.

Adrenalin Edition is the successor of Crimson ReLive Edition and adds a Connect tab, which allows streaming to social media including simple editing options. In addition, settings of the graphics card can be adjusted without leaving a game by means of an overlay and the settings can also be adjusted via a mobile app. In this update, some issues have been fixed and there are performance improvements in the games F1 2018, Fortnite, Shadow of the Tomb Raider and Star Control: Origins.

Support For
F1 2018
Up to 3% faster performance in F1 2018 using Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.9.2 on the Radeon RX Vega 64 (8GB) graphics card with Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.8.2 at 2560×1440 (1440p) .RS-249
Fortnite
Up to 5% faster performance in Fortnite using Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.9.2 on the Radeon RX Vega 64 (8GB) graphics card with Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.8.2 at 1920×1080 (1080p) .RS-250
Shadow of the Tomb Raider
Up to 4% faster performance in Shadow of the Tomb Raider using Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.9.2 on the Radeon RX Vega 64 (8GB) graphics card with Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.8.2 at 2560×1440 (1440p) .RS-251
Star Control: Origins
Up to 17% faster performance in Star Control: Origins using Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.9.2 on the Radeon RX Vega 64 (8GB) graphics card with Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.8.2 at 3840×2160 (4K) .RS-252
Fixed Issues
Star Control: Origins may experience particle corruption on some cloud textures
Known Issues
Some AMD Ryzen Desktop Processors with Radeon Vega Graphics system configurations may be a black screen during installation downgrade to a previous Radeon Software version. A recommended workaround is to perform a clean installation during Radeon Software installation.
Radeon RX Vega Series graphics products may experience elevated memory clocks during system idle.
System configurations with 16+ CPU cores may reboot during installation when upgrading Radeon Software from
AMD Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition

Version number 18.9.2
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Windows 10
Website
AMD
Download
https://support.amd.com/en-us/download
File size 317.00MB
License type Freeware

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