New AMD Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.2.1 Driver is Optimized for Apex Legends & Division 2 Private Beta; Boosts AC Odyssey Performance on RX Vega 64 GPUs


AMD has released its AMD Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.2.1 Driver which has been optimized for the recently announced Battle-Royale Apex Legends and The Division 2 Private Beta.

In addition to being optimized for the above mentioned titles, the new driver also increases performance of Assassin’s Creed Odyssey by up to 5% for those using a Radeon RX Vega 64 graphics card. Furthermore, a bug that caused a white screen or corruption while playing or launching Anthem is said to be have been resolved as well.

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The official release notes for the new Adrenalin software edition have been included below:

AMD Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.2.1 Release Notes

Support For
• APEX Legends™
• The Division™ 2 Private Beta
• Assassin’s Creed™: Odyssey
• Up to 5% performance improvement with AMD Radeon™ Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.2.1 on a Radeon™ RX Vega 64. RS-285

Fixed Issues
• Battlefield™ V players may experience character outlines stuck on screen after being revived.
• Radeon Settings may fail to install while doing a software update on some Hybrid Graphics system configurations.
• Some displays may experience a loss of video when launching a fullscreen application with Radeon FreeSync enabled.
• Anthem™ may experience a white screen or corruption while playing or launching the game.
• Radeon Settings may experience a crash if the user changes tabs quickly with a very large game list.
• Fixed an issue where Radeon Settings update notifications may suggest older driver releases to upgrade to.
• HDMI Underscan settings may not retain after system restart.
• Radeon ReLive may intermittently experience captured recordings or Instant Replays with inverted colors.

Known Issues
• Mouse lag or system slowdown is observed for extended periods of time with two or more displays connected and one display switched off.
• Game Advisor may fail to load compatibility information for games when the gaming library is very large.
• Pixel Format settings may not retain after system restart.
• Scene Editor may have issues with scrolling when many elements are added to a scene.
• Custom settings in Radeon WattMan may sometimes fail to apply on Radeon RX Vega series graphics products.
• Game and VR Streaming options may be missing in Radeon Settings after a clean installation or Radeon Software upgrade.

The new 19.2.1 driver can be downloaded from here.