Driver update: GeForce Game Ready Driver 416.81 WHQL




Nvidia has released new stable GeForce drivers. The drivers carry version number 416.81 WHQL, are suitable for Windows 7 and above and can be used on maps based on the Kepler architecture or newer. This edition contains optimizations for the game Battlefield V. The changelog also shows bugfixes and a handful of problems that are already known, but for which there is no solution yet. The complete release notes are below:

Game Ready
Provides the optimal gaming experience for Battlefield V.
Fixed Issues in this Release
Windows Defender Application Guard] [vGPU] [Surround]: Edge Browser with Application Guard can not be opened when Surround is enabled. [200443580]
Turing GPU]: Multi-monitor idle power draw is very high. [2400161]
GeForce RTX 2080 Ti] [G-Sync]: Blue-screen crash may occur when exiting games when using a G-Sync monitor with a non-G-Sync monitor. [2431628]
GeForce RTX 2080 Ti]: Stuttering occurs with HEVC video playback. [2414594]
GeForce GTX 970]: When audio playback is paused, audio receiver switches from multi-channel to stereo. Increased period from 5 seconds to 10 seconds. [2327715]
GeForce GTX 1060] AV receiver switches to 2-channel stereo mode after 5 seconds of audio idle. [2204857]
SLI] [NVIDIA TITAN X] [NVENC]: Recording and streaming or NVENC applications do not work. [2421622]
DirectX 11 games]: Mouse cursor causes FPS to go out or sync with windowed G-Sync. [2411009]
ARK Survival]: Improved game stability. [2420789]
Shadow of the Tomb Raider]: Improved game stability. [2416743]
Witcher 3 Wild Hunt]: Flickering occurs during gameplay. [200455193]
Monster Hunter World]: Corruption is seen when Volume Rendering is off. [2400914]
Far Cry 5]: Flickering occurs during gameplay. [2400207]
Windows 10 Open Issues
?] SLI [[GeForce RTX 2080 / 2080Ti]: Single GPU slow-down response after enabling / disabling SLI, requiring system reboot. [2384948]
GeForce GTX 1080Ti]: Random DPC watchdog violation error when using multiple GPUs on motherboards with PLX chips. [2079538]
GeForce GTX 780]: Activity on the desktop lags. [2423588]
SLI] [HDR] [Battlefield 1]: With HDR enabled, the display turns pink after changing the refresh rate from 144 Hz to 120 Hz using in-game settings. [200457196]
Firefox]: Cursor shows letter corruption when hovering on certain links in Firefox. [2107201]
G-Sync]: G-sync may not disengage after exiting games. [2418574]
Geforce Rtx 2080 Ti

Version number 416.81 WHQL
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10
File size 520.00MB
License type Freeware


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