AMD Releases Radeon Software Crimson ReLive 17.4.1

Subject: Graphics Cards | April 4, 2017 - 09:21 PM |
Tagged: graphics drivers, amd

The first AMD Radeon driver of April isn’t aligned with a major game launch. Instead, this release seems to focus on gaming technologies in general. For VR, Radeon Software Crimson ReLive 17.4.1 adds Oculus’ Asynchronous Spacewarp (ASW) to R9 Fury, R9 390, and R9 290 graphics cards. It also adds, for Windows 10, SteamVR Asynchronous Reprojection to RX 480 and RX 470 graphics cards.

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The driver also adds a couple of extra display options based on the (also just added) DP1.4 HBR3 cable standard. For now, it seems like it’s just (read: “just”) 8K 60 Hz dual-cable and 8K 30Hz single-cable. The increased bandwidth also allows for several other formats, but those have nothing to do with today’s driver.

Update: AMD released a video on the same day to advertise 8K / HDR / FreeSync 2. Embed below.

A few bugs were also fixed, most of which were general bug-fixes not associated with games. Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands is the one exception, which should now scale better with multiple GPUs.

AMD Radeon Software Crimson ReLive 17.4.1 is now available from AMD’s website.

Source: AMD

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April 4, 2017 | 10:16 PM - Posted by Mr.Gold (not verified)

Anyone done CPU/GPU review / benchmark for VR ?

Is ASR better then ASW ?

Is there any benefit to have CPU with 2, 4, 6, ,8 core in VR ?


April 5, 2017 | 07:48 AM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

Depends on the game. /obv

April 5, 2017 | 06:09 PM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

More Ryzen and Polaris reviews with dual RX 580s.

In other news: Angry Gnomes crash Unity party and Double Dip the Chips!

April 6, 2017 | 10:13 AM - Posted by clint chambers (not verified)

I am waiting on playing andromeda as long as i can as i need a crossfire profile to work with my 295x2. I am playing at 4k on ultra with a free sync ultrawide and its playable but im sure it would be much smoother with crossfirex.

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