AMD Rolls Out New Adrenalin 18.7.1 Drivers, Improvements In Earthfall
Earlier this week AMD rolled out their updated drivers for July with the Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.7.1 drivers which come with optimizations for Earthfall with up to a 28 percent improvement measured on a Radeon RX Vega 56 and up to 28 percent performance gain on the RX 580 8GB at 1440P, with a up to 27 percent higher performance measured at 1080p, on the RX 560 4 GB.
Radeon Software Adrenalin 18.7.1 Out Now Bug Fixes For Fortnite And Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
Also, AMD has fixed recent bugs with a random crash in Fortnite Season 5 when rendering throwing stars, as well as flickering noticed in Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice which has been fixed as well. For the full bug list lets check the list below for the full change-log for Adrenalin 18.7.1.
- Up to 28% faster performance using Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.7.1 on the Radeon™ RX Vega 56 (8GB) graphics card than with Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.6.1 at 2560×1440 (1440p).
- Up to 22% faster performance using Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.7.1 on the Radeon™ RX 580 (8GB) graphics card than with Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.6.1 at 2560×1440 (1440p).
- Up to 27% faster performance using Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.7.1 on the Radeon™ RX 560 (4GB) graphics card than with Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.6.1 at 1920×1080 (1080p).
- Fortnite Season 5 may experience an application hang on some Radeon graphics products when throwing stars are visible on screen.
- Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice may experience flickering or corruption on some Radeon graphics products.
- Display modes may sometimes appear as not available when setting resolution or refresh rates of a display.
- CorelDraw may experience slower than expected performance.
- Memory clocks may remain at higher than expected values on some displays after changing resolution or refresh rates.
- Some displays may exhibit black screen flickering when booting to desktop when using DisplayPort.
- Virtual Super Resolution settings may not retain after updating to this Radeon Software release.
- Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus™ may experience an application crash when disabling Asynchronous Compute via game settings.
- Graphics and memory clocks may remain at higher than expected values after watching a video or using Windows DVR while in game. A workaround is to reboot the system.
- Cursor or system lag may be observed on some system configurations when two or more displays are connected and one display is powered off.
- Radeon WattMan gauges may report as zero on secondary graphics products in multi GPU enabled system configurations.
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