TweakTown
Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
6,006 Reviews & Articles | 38,760 News Posts

AMD releases Catalyst 10.5 WHQL Drivers

Enhancements to Overdrive and 3D support for older cards

| Video Cards News | Posted: May 27, 2010 9:08 am

In usual monthly fashion AMD has just released its latest Catalyst driver suite for Radeon graphics cards; the 10.5s. A separate Mobility 10.5 driver suite is also now available for mobile Radeon users.

 

There are two major additions to the 10.5 release. These include 120 Hz display support for all Radeon HD 4000 and 3000 series GPUs, meaning stereoscopic 3D is now possible. The other enhancements are found in the ATI Overdrive area, giving full support for overclocking functions even when cards are connected to multiple displays.

 

TweakTown image news/1/5/15453_15.jpg

 

As always, AMD have managed to introduce a lot of bug fixes for the new release including Alien vs. Predator, Bad Company 2, Empire: Total War, IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946, Mass Effect 2, Napoleon: Total War, Resident Evil 5 and Splinter Cell Conviction. Some of these fixes are only applicable to certain versions of Windows, however.

 

The official release notes (in PDF form) for the Catalyst 10.5s can be read here.

 

Head over to the AMD Game website to grab them for both 32 and 64-bit builds of Windows XP, Vista and 7.

 

Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more Video Cards news at our Video Cards news index page.

Do you get our news RSS feed? Get It!

Got an opinion on this news? Post a comment below!

Latest Tech News Posts

View More News Posts
Check out TweakTown Polls on LockerDome on LockerDome

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases