This article provides information on the latest posting of the AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition Driver. The AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition Driver is compatible with the following AMD products.
|AMD Desktop Product Family Compatibility|
|AMD Radeon R9 Fury Series Graphics||AMD Radeon R7 300 Series Graphics|
|AMD Radeon R9 Nano Series Graphics||AMD Radeon R7 200 Series Graphics|
|AMD Radeon R9 300 Series Graphics||AMD Radeon HD 8500 - HD 8900 Series Graphics|
|AMD Radeon R9 200 Series Graphics||AMD Radeon HD 7700 - HD 7900 Series Graphics|
- Windows 10 32-bit/64-bit
- Windows 8.1 32-bit/64-bit
- Windows 7 32-bit/64-bit
Forza Motorsport 6: Apex™
- Performance increased up to 27% versus Radeon™ Software Crimson Edition 16.4.2 on AMD Radeon™ R9 Fury X(1)
- A few game titles may fail to launch or crash if the AMD Gaming Evolved overlay is enabled. A temporary workaround is to disable the AMD Gaming Evolved "In Game Overlay".
- HDMI™ Scaling options may not be available in Radeon Settings on some system configurations or some applications may ignore the HDMI™ Scaling options setting.
- The option to enable/disable AMD Crossfire™ technology logo may be missing on some system configurations from the Gaming, Global Options tab in Radeon Settings.
- The Witcher® 3: Wild Hunt inventory and character pages may exhibit flickering in AMD Crossfire™ technology mode.
- Radeon Settings game manager does not display icons for Origin Games.
(1) Testing conducted by AMD Performance Labs as of April 3, 2016 on the AMD Radeon™ Fury X, on a test system comprising Intel i7 5960X CPU, 16GB DDR4-2666 Mhz system memory, Radeon Software Crimson Edition driver 16.4.2 and Radeon Software Crimson Edition driver 16.5.1 and Windows 10 x64 using the game Forza Motorsport 6: Apex™. PC manufacturers may vary configurations, yielding different results. At 3840x2160, Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.4.2 scored 47.58 and Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.5.1 scored 60.69 on AMD Radeon™ R9 Fury X, which is 27.5% faster performance. Test results are not average and may vary. RS-30
The AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.5.1 Driver contains the following:
- AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.5.1 Driver Version 16.15.2401.1002.
AMD issued a new Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.5.1 Beta driver. Version 16.5.1 adds optimization for "Forza Motorsport 6: Apex," and a few other enhancements, later today I will mirror the drivers to our file-servers.