AMD Radeon Crimson Edition 16.10.2 Optimized For Battlefield 1
AMD Radeon Crimson Edition 16.10.2 has been released and this adds support and optimization for the following games:
With the AMD Radeon Crimson Edition 16.10.2 you also get a CrossFire profile for Sid Meier’s Civilization VI and a CrossFire profile update for the Battlefield 1. The new drivers also address the Gears of War 4 application hang issue, so if you have looking to play these new titles then you should download the latest version of AMD drivers the Radeon Crimson Edition 16.10.2.
Here are some of the fixes present in Radeon Crimson Edition 16.10.2:
- Fan speed may sometimes remain elevated on select Radeon RX 400 series graphics products even when an application has been exited.
- Eyefinity group settings may not be retained after driver upgrade when using AMD CrossFire configurations.
- Gears of War™ 4 may experience an application hang when using select high resolution and quality configurations in some specific game maps.
- DirectX®12 content may be unable to launch on some older CPUs that do not support popcnt instruction.
- Battlefield 1™ AMD CrossFire profile updates for game launch.
As always there are some issues when it comes to driver updates and the known issues with the Radeon Crimson Edition 16.10.2 are as follows:
- A few game titles may fail to launch, experience performance issues or crash if the third party application “Raptr” has its game overlay enabled. A workaround is to disable the overlay if this is experienced.
- H.264 content playback may experience playback issues on internet browsers with hardware acceleration when also running gaming applications or content.
- The Division™ may experience checkered corruption when using character model overlays or the game menu.
- Some users without the Radeon WattMan feature may experience a Radeon Software popup error regarding Radeon WattMan.
- FIFA 17™ may experience an application hang or black screen on launch for some select Hybrid Graphics or AMD PowerXpress mobile configurations.
- H.264 content may experience blocky corruption when streaming using P2P content players on some Radeon RX 400 series graphics products.
You can download the new drivers and check out all the notes here.