Saturday, November 29, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Sony's New E-Paper FES Watch Appears Online
Amazon Releases Deals of the Year on Cyber Monday
Germany To Get Secure Phones By BlackBerry
Xbox And Playstation Black Friday Deals
Toshiba Launches ARM-Based Application Processors with Sound, Image Data-Mining and Security Functions
Pioneer To Release The BDR-XU03JM Portable Blu-ray Drive For Macs
Syrian Electronic Army targets CNBC, Telegraph, Independent, PCWorld
GoPro Camera Drones In The Works: report
Active Discussions
Hi All!
cdrw trouble
CDR for car Sat Nav
DVD/DL for Optiarc 7191S at 8X
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
Made video, won't play back easily
New Features In Firefox 33
updated tests for dvd and cd burners
 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
AMD Adds The Mobile "Carrizo" Family of APUs to Its Roadmap
AMD Reveals Civilization: Beyond Earth Game Bundle, Overclocked Radeon R9 290X
AMD's Radeon R9 290X Graphics Card Now Available For Just $300
AMD Sales May Miss Estimates, New CEO Announces Restructuring
AMD Appoints Lisa Su as President and Chief Executive Officer
AMD To release Carrizo Notebook APUs Next Year
AMD Demonstrates Network Function Virtualization Solution on 64-Bit Embedded R-Series SoC
AMD To Showcase ARM Cortex-A57-Based Hadoop on Opteron Processors
AMD Moves Closer To The Introduction Of Project FreeSync Monitors
AMD Introduces DirectGMA on AMDs FirePro GPUs
AMD Launches AMD Radeon R9 285 Graphics, "Never Settle: Space Edition" Game Bundle
AMD Introduces New 8-core FX-series Processors

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .