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June 29th, 2012

AMD Makes Catalyst 12.6 and the AMD Catalyst 12.7 Drivers Available

AMD announced the first set of drivers on its new release schedule today, the final WHQL build of the 12.6 beta and the new beta version of 12.7. AMD announced in early June that they were moving away from a monthly driver release schedule, taking instead a NVIDIA style release as needed regiment. According to AMD, a highlight [...]

April 23rd, 2012

AMD Moves to Quarterly HD 2000, HD 3000 and HD 4000 Driver Releases, Nixes Windows 8 Updates

Contrary to some rumors, AMD will not be discontinuing support for their legacy products.  Rather, a new Quarterly Driver Release schedule will be put into place. A few days ago, Hardware Canucks learned of rumors concerning a possible top to bottom discontinuation of support for AMD’s legacy products. After some investigation, Hardware Canucks uncovered the complete [...]

November 18th, 2010

AMD Releases Catalyst 10.11 WHQL Drivers

Five hotfixes later, AMD has replaced the Catalyst 10.10s, with November’s full release of the Catalyst 10.11 WHQL Certified drivers, bundling all of the previous fixes, and including a few new ones. Download from GAME.AMD.COM Performance Highlights of the AMD Catalyst 10.11 release include: Battleforge Performance increases up to 3% on ATI Radeon HD 5800 [...]

July 26th, 2010

ATI Releases Catalyst 10.7 WHQL Driver Update

It’s that time again for the ATI Catalyst™ driver update!  We have been getting some great comments and feedback from the community because of this blog site.  Please continue to send us your feedback as we do review them all*. *IF you are having technical issues with the ATI Catalyst™ driver, or your graphics card [...]

March 25th, 2010

ATI Catalyst 10.3 WHQL Driver Released

AMD ATI launched the Catalyst 10.3 WHQL certified drivers this morning, almost at the last possible moment to not ruin their monthly cycle. With 10.3 comes some major changes to gaming performance and improvements to technologies. It includes includes plenty of bug fixes and introduces a new Eyefinity features for bezel compensation, per-display colour adjustments, [...]

January 27th, 2010

ATI Catalyst 10.1 WHQL Drivers Released

The first ATI drivers of the new year are here; ATI has released the Catalyst 10.1′s. The driver’s bring no major improvements, just general bug fixes, however CatalystMaker on twitter promises big things for the next , stating “10.1 is just a standard release to fix up some bugs, but 10.2 and 10.3 will indeed [...]

November 18th, 2009

ATI Releases 9.11 WHQL Catalyst Drivers

With the launch of the ATI Radeon HD 5970 video card only hours old, the official drivers with support for the new card, as well as fixes for existing cards have been released. The drivers include two new and fresh features, but nothing notable for game or graphical improvements; GPU Acceleration of H.264 video content [...]

October 22nd, 2009

ATI Catalyst 9.10 WHQL Drivers Released

Despite the fact that ATI had a major product launch nearly a month ago, their first set of updated drivers since the launch has only just been released. The Catalyst 9.10 drivers cropped up for download on the ATI website only moments ago and hopefully, they should help to alleviate any problems owners of the [...]

September 14th, 2009

ATI Catalyst 9.9 Drivers Released

ATI Drivers have been released on schedule for September. The 9.9′s don’t include anything new in the way of game improvements and appear to be a compilation of bug fixes for existing problems. Consequently, if your not having any of the issues listed in the patch notes, these are necessarily a “must have” update. Resolved [...]

August 18th, 2009

ATI Officially Releases Catalyst 9.8 Drivers

While final versions of the drivers were linked on the Catalysts Crew blog late last Friday, we held off posting the announcement until it was officially confirmed by AMD/ATI directly, and the release notes were publicly available. Today is that day, and the 9.8 brings quite a few changes to the table, most notably the [...]