Driver update: AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.7.1 Hotfix




MD has released a new version of Radeon Software Crimson Edition. The drivers are suitable for the HD 7750 and above, the HD 8570 and higher, and the cards from the R5, R7 and R9 series. As for Windows versions are only 7, 8.1, and 10 is supported. For older cards, which are now referred to as legacy or non-GCN’s Catalyst Software Suite version 15.7.1, the latest stable release and Radeon Software Crimson Edition version 16.2.1 if offered beta . This hotfix should in particular ensure that the Radeon RX480 less power from the PCI-E slot pulls.

Fixed Issues

Radeon ™ RX 480 Limited Bandwidth PCIe (PCI-E bandwidth is now at the right speed on the Radeon ™ RX 480) with Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.7.1.
Minor stuttering no longer Occurs in Grand Theft Auto V on Radeon ™ RX 480 with Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.7.1.
Video corruption will not be observed in DOOM with resolutions above 1920×1080 with Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.7.1.
Hitman ™ graphical corruption no longer Occurs When the game is set to use DirectX®12 API and using zoom with weapons with Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.7.1.
Display will not exhibit minor flicker on Radeon ™ RX 480 Free When Sync is enabled on a games launch or exit with Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.7.1.

known Issues

A few game titles May Fail to Launch or crash if the AMD Gaming Evolved overlay is enabled. A temporary workaround is to disable the AMD Gaming Evolved “In Game Overlay”.
Radeon ™ Pro Duo May experience a black screen in Total War ™: Warhammer games with the API set to DirectX®12 and V-Sync enabled.
DiRT ™ May Rally experience flickering terrain in some races When the advanced blending option is enabled in the game settings page.
Some Overdrive settings May not Appear in Settings for Radeon Radeon ™ Fury X when in AMD Crossfire mode.
Dota ™ 2 May Crash When using the Vulkan ™ API and the user changes resolutions or quality settings.
Battlefield ™ 4 May experience crashes When using Mantle. As a workaround, users are Suggested to switch to DirectX®11.
Need for Speed ​​™ May experience flickering on some light sources at AMD Crossfire mode.
Frame Rate Target Control May Fail to enable gaming profiles for some games.
Radeon Wattman May Retain settings of an overclock after it Has Failed. If you have failed an overclock with a system hang or reboot make sure to use the “Reset” option in the settings page Radeon Wattman When The System Has rebooted.
Low frame rate stutter or May be experienced Wolfenstein®: The Old Blood on ™ Radeon ™ RX 480.
Assassin’s Creed® Syndicate May experience a game crash or hang when in game settings are set to high or greater.
Disabling AMD Crossfire mode on Radeon ™ RX 480 May disable the device in Windows Device Manager. A workaround is to reboot the system to re-enable the device.

AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.1.1


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