NVIDIA Released 350.12 WHQL and AMD Released 15.4 Beta for Grand Theft Auto V

Subject: Graphics Cards | April 14, 2015 - 01:27 AM |
Tagged: nvidia, amd, GTA5

Grand Theft Auto V launched today at around midnight GMT worldwide. This corresponded to 7PM EDT for those of us in North America. Well, add a little time for Steam to unlock the title and a bit longer for Rockstar to get enough servers online. One thing you did not need to wait for was new video card drivers. Both AMD and NVIDIA have day-one drivers that provide support.

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You can get the NVIDIA drivers at their landing page

You can get the AMD drivers at their release notes

Personally, I ran the game for about a half hour on Windows 10 (Build 10049) with a GeForce GTX 670. Since these drivers are not for the pre-release operating system, I tried running it on 349.90 to see how it performed before upgrading. Surprisingly, it seems to be okay (apart from a tree that was flickering in and out of existence during a cut-scene). I would definitely update my drivers if they were available and supported, but I'm glad that it seems to be playable even on Windows 10.

Source: AMD

April 14, 2015 | 04:08 AM - Posted by Lasse (not verified)

GPU benchmarks please.!

April 14, 2015 | 09:12 AM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

http://pclab.pl/news63093.html

April 14, 2015 | 09:13 AM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

Correction: http://pclab.pl/art57777-9.html

April 14, 2015 | 10:21 AM - Posted by svnowviwvn

NVIDIA Released WHQL and AMD Released Beta

April 14, 2015 | 10:34 AM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

Good thing you said that, otherwise I would have missed that in the larger font bolded article title!

April 15, 2015 | 03:10 AM - Posted by remon (not verified)

And? Their GPU frying drivers were WHQL.

April 14, 2015 | 12:04 PM - Posted by Jacozz (not verified)

GPU-bench here:
http://www.guru3d.com/articles-pages/gta-v-pc-graphics-performance-revie...

April 14, 2015 | 04:41 PM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

LMFAO titan x is not that much more powerful than an OC 980 at 1200p yet they show almost 50 percent improvement such shit and just proof nvifia purposely holding back older gen

April 14, 2015 | 02:55 PM - Posted by BBMan (not verified)

All I've seen is what this does for GTA.

I'm not a GTA player and nVidia Experience gives me: "Release Highlights not available".

Any fixes, improvements,other titles I might give a crap about?

April 14, 2015 | 04:37 PM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

5960x 2 980 SLI on 120hz

Starts game. avr 50-80fps 1080 max with only 50-60% per GPU...Uninstalled game another unoptimized POS game.

April 14, 2015 | 09:19 PM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

you're so full of shit

April 15, 2015 | 04:07 AM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

That is pretty bad GPU scaling. Might be the driver overhead which will all be gone in Win10 and DX12

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