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Old April 28, 2008, 04:43 PM
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Default ATI + 3dMark Vantage Hotfix!

The first day and already the hotfix's, driver updates and patches are rolling around.

AMD/ATI has released a hotfix which MAY improve preformance for those with ATI or Crossfire setups.

Having tested the hotfix personally, it fixed corruption issues which a Crossfire setup:



737-33840: 3DMark Vantage Hotfix

The information in this article applies to the following configuration(s):
  • 3DMark Vantage
  • Radeon™ HD3870 series
  • Radeon™ HD3850 series
  • Radeon™ HD3600 series
  • Radeon™ HD3400 series
  • Radeon™ HD2900 series
  • Radeon™ HD2600 series
  • Radeon™ HD2400 series
  • Windows Vista 32-bit Edition
  • Windows Vista 64-bit Edition
The 3DMark Vantage Catalyst hotfix driver includes bug fixes and performance enhancements.
Please be sure to use this hotfix driver when running 3DMark Vantage
[FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']To download the Catalyst 3DMark Vantage Hotfix, please click on the links below:[/font]
3DMark Vantage Catalyst hotfix driver for Windows Vista 32-bit Edition
3DMark Vantage Catalyst hotfix driver for Windows Vista 64-bit Edition

A few notes regarding the ATI Catalyst 3DMark Vantage hotfix driver:
  1. Please ensure that you un-install any previous Catalyst driver before installing the Catalyst 3DMark Vantage driver (especially if your current driver is Catalyst 8.4)
  2. When enabling/disabling CrossFire, please reboot your system before running 3DMark Vantage
  3. Corruption may be seen in GPU Game Test 1 when running 3DMark Vantage on “High Settings” on certain ATI Radeon HD 3870 CrossFire configurations under Windows Vista 32-bit edition
  4. Note if any TDR’s are encountered when running 3DMark Vantage, please see the following link: http://download.microsoft.com/downlo...ng_Det-Rec.doc

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