AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.10.1 Now Out, Optimized For Gears Of War 4 And Mafia 3


In preparation of the release of Gears of War 4 and Mafia 3, AMD has released a new Radeon Software Crimson Edition driver, version 16.10.1.

According to the full release notes, the AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.10.1 adds support for both Gears of War 4 and Mafia 3, as well as a Crossfire profile for Shadow Warrior 2 and fixes for Deus Ex Mankind Divided, The Crew and Overwatch. You can download the new driver by going here.

Support For:

Gears of War 4
Mafia III

New AMD CrossFire profile added for DirectX® 11:

Shadow Warrior 2

Fixed Issues

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided may experience minor stutter during gameplay when using AMD CrossFire mode or may crash when launching the in game benchmark.
The Crew may experience a random or sudden FPS drop while playing.
Battlefield 1 may experience flickering on some surfaces when using AMD CrossFire mode.
Radeon WattMan may fail to keep Power Limit settings after hitting apply in some cases.
Overwatch may experience flickering character models while in the hero selection menu or during gameplay in AMD Crossfire mode.
Paragon may experience flickering while using AMD FreeSync technology and AMD CrossFire mode in conjunction.
Pixel Format option is no longer missing for some Radeon RX 400 series products in Radeon Settings.

Known Issues

A few game titles may fail to launch, experience performance issues or crash if the third party application “Raptr” has its game overlay enabled. A workaround is to disable the overlay if this is experienced.
The Division may experience a game hang during extended periods of play while in AMD CrossFire mode.
Rise of the Tomb Raider may experience an application crash when changing the resolution from in-game menus when running DirectX®12. Users can restart the game to complete the resolution change.
While using or having Radeon WattMan open in Radeon Settings in AMD CrossFire mode, the secondary/slave graphics processor clocks will increase to their highest state.
H.264 content may experience blocky corruption when streaming using P2P content players on some Radeon RX 400 series graphics products.