AMD Releases Radeon Software Crimson 16.3.1 Driver

AMD Releases Radeon Software Crimson 16.3.1 Driver

AMD Releases Radeon Software Crimson 16.2 Driver

AMD Releases Radeon Software Crimson 16.3.1 Driver


AMD have released their new Radeon Software Crimson 16.3.1 Driver, fixing the DirectX 12 framerate cap issue and updates several Crossfire profiles. 


AMD Releases Radeon Software Crimson 16.2 Driver


Radeon Software Crimson Edition is AMD's revolutionary new graphics software that delivers redesigned functionality, supercharged graphics performance, remarkable new features, and innovation that redefines the overall user experience. Every Radeon Software release strives to deliver new features, better performance and stability improvements.


Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.3.1 Highlights

Updated Crossfire Profiles available for:

    • Hitman


Support for:

    • Need for Speed


Resolved Issues

    • Installed or played games sometimes do not show up in the Radeon Settings "Gaming" tab.
    • Installing via command line may not work for some users. As a workaround please use the default GUI installer.
    • Intermittent hang sometimes experienced on UE4 applications.
    • Black screen or possible hang after launching Oculus Video Application.
    • DirectX®12 application frame rates are no longer locked to the refresh rate of the display panel.


Known Issues

      • A few game titles may fail to launch or crash if the AMD Gaming Evolved overlay is enabled. A temporary workaround is to disable the AMD Gaming Evolved "In Game Overlay"
      • FFXIV can experience black screen or application hang
      • The Division may experience flickering in AMD Crossfire™ mode.
      • League of Legends® may experience some graphical corruption on characters death animation in AMD Crossfire™ mode.
      • Rift® may experience a hang when playing with FRTC and V-Sync enabled. As a work around users are suggested to disable V-Sync.
      • Plants vs Zombies™: Garden Warfare 2 may experience some flickering in AMD Crossfire™ mode.
      • Power efficiency toggle in Radeon™ Settings is showing up for some unsupported products.
      • Hitman™ may experience poor AMD Crossfire™ scaling when "Super Sampling" is set to 1.5x.
      • Need for Speed™ may experience poor scaling or flickering in AMD Crossfire™ mode.


AMD Issue Reporting Form

This driver release incorporates suggestions received through the AMD Issue Reporting Form. To provide us with your feedback, visit the AMD Issue Reporting Form.  


You can download AMD's new Radeon Software Crimson 16.3.1 driver here.  


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