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AMD Catalyst 11.8 Windows XP 32 and 64-bit driver
On this page you can download AMD Catalyst 11.8 Windows XP 32 and 64-bit driver.

Version: 11.8 Preview
Publisher: AMD / ATI
Date added: 2011-08-11 11:00:47
File Size: 191 MB
OS Support: Windows XP 32 and 64-bit
License: Freeware
Downloads: 5514 downloads
Software type: Videocards - ATI Catalyst Vista - Win 7

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Software Description

AMD Catalyst 11.8 Preview Driver OpenGL 4.2 (8.88.8 August 8) for both Windows Xp  32 and 64-bit.

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AMD Catalyst Driver 11.8 early Preview Features:

Delivers performance enhancements for the AMD Radeon HD 5000/6000 Series. Includes enhancements to the AMD Catalyst Control Center
New task based Display Management controls

AMD Catalyst Preview Driver Features:

  • Full support for the new OpenGL 4.2 specification. High-lights include
  • Enhanced support for generic read-write memory and high performance atomics in shaders (EXT_shader_image_load_store and ARB_shader_atomic_counters extensions), allowing advanced graphics algorithms to be implemented.
  • Increased flexibility in how texture memory is allocated and managed (ARB_compressed_texture_pixel_storage and EXT_texture_storage extensions).◦Improved control and access to geometry instancing for improved performance (ARB_transform_feedback_instanced and ARB_base_instance).
  • Improvements to the OpenGL Shading Language (GLSL).◦Added control over GPU optimizations related to depth testing (AMD_conservative_depth).Build Info:DriverVer=08/08/2011, 8.880.8.00008.88.8-110808a-123505E-ATI

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