Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Yahoo Introduces Livetext Messaging App
G.Skill Releases Trident Z and Ripjaws V Series DDR4 Memory
Intel Releases 3rd Gen Wireless-AC 8260 for Windows 10
Amiibo Figurine Sales Help Nintendo's First-quarter Profitability
Samsung Starts Mass Production Of First Mobile Image Sensor with 1.0µm Pixels
Windows 10 Free Upgrade Is Rolling Out
Oculus Debuts Virtual Reality Film
Nokia Releases The OZO Virtual Reality Camera for Professionals
Active Discussions
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
 Home > News > Graphics Cards > ATI Cat...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, July 23, 2009
ATI Catalyst 9.7 Available


To coincide with Windows 7's release to manufacturing, AMD has announced the latest version of its ATI Catalyst graphics driver.

Catalyst 9.7, available to download from game.amd.com, is a single unified WHQL-certified driver for both Windows 7 and Windows Vista.

Key features (according to AMD):

AMD has delivered its first official unified WHQL certified graphics driver designed for the Windows 7 RTM (Release To Manufacturing)

ATI Catalyst 9.7 delivers a superior Windows 7 experience:

- Great gaming performance ? superior performance compared to Windows Vista for single GPU configurations and ATI CrossFireX configurations
- Stability ? through AMD?s WHQL certified, unified Windows 7 / Windows Vista graphics driver
- Support for all the Windows 7 WDDM 1.1 features and AMD ATI Catalyst features on the ATI Radeon HD 4000 Series, ATI Radeon HD 3000 Series, and ATI Radeon HD 2000 Series of products

ATI Catalyst Control Center Updates

The ATI Catalyst Control Center now features:

- A newly designed Desktops & Displays Manager - enabling users to more quickly configure and arrange their displays
- Full support for HydraVision under Windows 7 The new ATI Catalyst Control Center is supported under Windows 7 and Windows Vista

ATI Video encoder update ? support for Windows 7

- ATI Catalyst 9.7 introduces support for the ATI Video converter under Windows 7 32-bit and Windows 7 64-bit
- Using ATI Stream technology, owners of ATI Radeon HD 4800 Series and ATI Radeon HD 4600 Series of graphics cards can take advantage of this video conversion tool (found in ATI Catalyst Control Center Basic View) to achieve substantial performance improvements when transcoding video files

Performance Improvements:

- Crysis - performance at very high quality preset increases by up to 8% on HD4800 series products
- Lost Planet Colonies - performance increases by 7-11% when 8x Anti-Aliasing is used on the HD4800 series products

For more information, read AMD's release notes


Previous
Next
Sony Ships 400-Disc Blu-ray Disc /DVD Changer        All News        Fujifilm Launch a Digital 3D System That Lets You Enjoy 3D Images With The Naked Eye
AMD Soars in Q2'09, Intel and Nvidia Show Gains     Graphics Cards News      Nvidia Geforce/ION Beta Drivers Support OpenGL 3.1

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
New AMD Godavari A8-7670K Desktop Processors Released
AMD Reports Weak Second Quarter Results
AMD's Partners Bring The Fury To The Market
New Catalyst 15.7 Driver Brings Performance Optimizations
New AMD FirePro S9170 Server GPU Has 32GB Memory
AMD Lowers Second Quarter Outlook, Moves To FinFet
AMD Fury X Reviews Show Impressive Performance That Does Not Put Nvidia's 980 Ti Aside
AMD Considers Spinoff, Breakup: report
AMD Officially Launches The Retail Radeon 300 Series
E3: New AMD Radeon R9 and R7 300 Series Graphics Line-Up Takes Advantage Of New HBM Technology
AMD Targets Notebooks and All-in-Ones With 6th Generation A-Series Processor
New AMD A10-7870K APU Promises Performance And Affordability

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .