Radeon Crimson ReLive Edition 17.3.1, 6% Performance Boost For RX 480, Support For Ghost Recon Wildlands
Radeon Crimson ReLive Edition 17.3.1 drivers have been released and owners of the AMD RX 480 will be delighted to know that they will be getting a small boost in performance and support for Ghost Recon Wildlands if you are using multiple GPUs.
Radeon Crimson ReLive Edition 17.3.1 Fixed Issues
The following issues have been fixed in the Radeon Crimson ReLive Edition 17.3.1 drivers:
- Battlefield 1 may experience flickering textures or terrain when returning to game after performing a task switch.
- For Honor may experience flickering or corruption on character models when highlighting them in menus.
- For Honor may experience texture flickering in Multi GPU enabled system configurations.
- Radeon Settings may fail to install the latest graphics driver on systems with user accounts that contain spaces.
- Mouse cursor corruption may be experienced on some Radeon RX 480 series graphics products.
- Custom fan settings in Radeon WattMan are sometimes not retained after the system enters sleep or hibernate.
- Adjusting Radeon WattMan settings on some Radeon R9 380 series products may cause display flickering or application hangs.
- System may fail to reboot when “Restart Now” is selected during a custom Radeon Software install.
- Borderless Fullscreen mode and AMD FreeSync technology may experience stuttering or flickering on some multi display system configurations.
- Radeon ReLive is not functional when Hyper-V is enabled on Windows.
- Counter-Strike: Global Offensive may experience stuttering when using Radeon Chill.
- DOTA 2 may experience stuttering on some system configurations with Radeon ReLive enabled.
Radeon Crimson ReLive Edition 17.3.1 Known Issues
As is the case with driver update there are some problems that you might encounter and the same is the case with the Radeon Crimson ReLive Edition 17.3.1 drivers. The following are the issues with the Radeon Crimson ReLive Edition 17.3.1 drivers:
- Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands may sometimes fail to launch in three or four way Multi GPU enabled system configurations.
- Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands may experience flicker in Multi GPU system configurations when performing a tsk switch or changing graphics settings while the game is running.
- Application profiles in Radeon Settings may fail to retain after system log off or reboot for some gaming applications.
- AMD FreeSync technology mode may not be compatible or function with Sniper Elite 4.
- Enabling supersampling in Sniper Elite 4 may cause image cropping.
- Radeon Settings may crash on switching Windows® user after toggling AMD CrossFire technology mode.
- A small amount of apps may still experience issues with Borderless Fullscreen mode and AMD FreeSync technology if other applications or game launchers are running on the primary screen in the background.
- Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and World of Warcraft may experience flickering or performance issues the first time the game is launched on a system boot with AMD FreeSync technology enabled. Workarounds include exiting and restarting the application or task switching (alt+tab) in and out of the game to fix the issue.
- Shadow Warrior 2 may fail to enable Multi GPU on game launch due to a missing application profile in Radeon Settings.
You can download the latest drivers in order to get the best possible experience if you are running a GPU from AMD. As always it is recommended that you restart your system once you have installed the new drivers. You should be prompted to do this automatically but if not then you should do a manual restart to ensure all the settings take effect.