AMD Catalyst™ Drivers Windows® 8 Consumer Preview

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  1. Kemical


    Mar 1, 2012
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    Feature highlights of the AMD Catalyst™ driver for the Windows® 8 Consumer Preview:
    Release notes

    Full WDDM 1.2

      • Highlights include:
        • Native Stereo 3D support: Windows 8 will natively support Stereo 3D for full-screen and windowed gaming, and video applications
        • Unified Video API – Video playback is now integrated within the DirectX® 11 API; enabling simultaneous high quality Video and 3D content, and the potential for enhanced video transcoding performance
        • Optimized screen rotation
        • improved sleep / resume performance
        • Optimized Power Consumption
    • AMD Eyefinity
    • OpenC
    • OpenGL®
    • UVD
    • AMD Dual Graphics / AMD CrossFire™ Technology
    • AMD Overdrive™
    • AMD Catalyst Control Center / Vision Engine Control Center
    Please note: A future AMD Catalyst Windows 8 driver release will add support for the AMD Radeon™ HD 7900 Series, and AMD Radeon HD 7700 Series in the coming weeks.
    Download and install the Driver from the following location:

    Applicable Products for Driver Version 8.93.7 RC10:This article applies to the following configuration(s):
    • AMD Radeon HD 6000 Series
    • AMD Radeon HD 5000 Series
    • AMD Radeon HD 7000M Series
    • AMD Radeon HD 6000M Series
    • AMD Mobility Radeon HD 5000 Series
    • AMD A-Series APU
    • AMD C-Series APU
    • AMD E-Series APU
    • AMD FirePro Series
    • AMD FIrePro 3D Series
    Operating Systems
    • Windows 8 32-bit Edition
    • Windows 8 64-bit Edition
    Kemical, Mar 1, 2012
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