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AMD Releases Catalyst 9.6 Drivers

More performance improvements inbound
By: Zac O'Vadka | Posted: Jun 16, 2009 5:53 am

AMD has launched new ATI Catalyst drivers bringing the version up to 9.6


ATI Officially Launches Catalyst 9.6 Drivers


Improvements can be seen in single-GPU and multi-GPU configurations as well as in some situations where frame rates were CPU limited. Those interested in reading the full release notes can find them here (PDF). Performance increases listed are as follows:


- Company of Heroes - performance improves up to 25% with HD 4600 series
products and below as well as improvements of up to 10% on HD 4800 series


- Crysis - performance improves up to 13% in multi-GPU configurations


- Crysis Warhead - performance improves up to 11% in multi-GPU configurations


- World in Conflict - performance improvements of up to 30% can be seen in settings that were previously CPU limited


Those seeking to download the Catalyst 9.6 drivers can grab them from AMD's website.


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