GeForce Driver 430.64 Out Now; Optimized for Rage 2 and Total War: Three Kingdoms, Improves Vulkan Performance in World War Z


NVIDIA released a new GeForce driver today, version 430.64. This Game Ready driver offers optimizations for the upcoming games Rage 2 (id Software/Avalanche, out on May 14th) and Total War: Three Kingdoms (Creative Assembly, out on May 23rd).

Furthermore, this new GeForce driver improves the performance of NVIDIA GPUs when running World War Z, the cooperative zombie themed third-person shooter/action game released a few weeks ago.

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World War Z Vulkan Performance Improvements

In each driver release we’re introducing optimizations and improvements for the games you’re still playing. Following double-digit improvements in our previous Game Ready Driver for Strange Brigade, we’re now improving performance by up to 18% in the recently-released World War Z:

New Game Ready Driver Supports Rage 2 and Total War: Three Kingdoms, And Accelerates World War Z Performance
As usual for any GeForce driver release, there are more fixes and additions listed in the full changelog document. You can find them below.
Application SLI Profiles - Added or updated the following SLI profiles:
• Imperator: Rome
• Insurgency Sandstorm
Fixed Issues in this Release
• Fixes higher CPU usage by NVDisplay.Container.exe introduced in 430.39 driver. [2577118]
• [3DMark Time Spy]: Flickering observed when benchmark is launched. [200511272]
• [BeamNG]: The application crashes when the game is launched. [2575392]
• [Shadow of the Tomb Raider]: The game freezes when launched in SLI mode. [2575536]
• [Hitman 2 DirectX 12]: The game crashes. [2584342]
• The desktop flickers when videos are played on the secondary monitor. [2552316 2565509]