AMD Crimson Edition 15.12 Drivers Bring Fixes to Crossfire Issues in Latest COD, and More
Just last month, AMD released their Radeon Software Crimson Edition, which included the brand new Radeon Settings to deliver supercharged performance and seamless stability when interacting with their hardware. Along with that, the company promised to actively solicit user feedback and execute frequently software updates. Well, to that end, AMD today released a new driver set, Crimson Edition 15.12.
With the recent update, AMD now moves the driver from beta status to release, alongside endowed WHQL certification. While functionally there is nothing new here, the update does fix up the Crossfire issues gamers were experiencing in Call of Duty: Black Ops 3, as well as the texture corruption problems in Just Cause 3, and the snow flickers in Star Wars Battlefront.
The new release also resolves issues related to AMD Overdrive™ fan settings that is always set to ON after first edit on reboot. The users facing Radeon Settings crashes on the Display tab when cloning a display via HDMI, should be relieved as the update is designed to fix that problem as well.
According to AMD, the driver is not intended for use on its products running in Apple Boot Camp platforms, so users of these platforms should contact their manufacturer for driver support.
Finally, those interested in installing the latest AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition 15.12 drivers can find them either under the driver update section in Radeon Settings, or on AMD’s Radeon Software Crimson Edition download page. While installing drivers for Windows operating system, make sure you’re logged on as Administrator, or have Administrator rights to complete the installation.
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