Nvidia GeForce 378.78 Drivers Provide Performance Boost For Games With DX12, Support For Ghost Recon Wildlands

By   /   Mar 10, 2017
Nvidia GeForce 378.78 Drivers

Nvidia GeForce 378.78 drivers are now live and you can download them now in order to get the best experience if you own an Nvidia GPU. The new drivers provide a boost in performance for DirectX 12 titles and we are going to talk about that here.

Nvidia GeForce 378.78 Drivers Performance Boost For DirectX 12 Titles

The Nvidia GeForce 378.78 drivers also give users support for Ghost Recon Wildlands which has got mixed reviews but a decent overall score. The games that seem to benefit from the new drivers are Ashes of the Singularity, Gears of War 4, Hitman, Rise of the Tomb Raider, Tom Clancy’s The Division. We see an average performance increase of 16%.

Nvidia GeForce 378.78 Drivers

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Nvidia has been lagging behind when it comes to DX12 but it seems that the company is now closing the gap with Nvidia GeForce 378.78 drivers and there will be more to come in the future as well.

Nvidia GeForce 378.78 Drivers Support Ghost Recon Wildlands

The new drivers have been optimized for Ghost Recon Wildlands and if you have not played the game then the following are the hardware requirements.

Ghost Recon Wildlands Minimum System Requirements 

  • CPU: Intel Core i5-2400S @ 2.5 GHz or equivalent
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 / GTX 750 Ti / GTX 950 / GTX 1050 (2GB VRAM with Shader Model 5.0 or better)
  • VRAM: 2GB
  • RAM: 6GB
  • OS: Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 (64-bit versions only)
  • HDD: 50GB free space

Ghost Recon Wildlands Recommended System Requirements 

  • CPU: Intel Core i7- 3770 @ 3.5 GHz
  • GPU: GeForce GTX 1060 or GeForce GTX 970 (4GB VRAM with Shader Model 5.0 or better)
  • VRAM: 4GB
  • RAM: 8GB
  • OS: Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 (64-bit versions only)
  • HDD: 50GB free space

Nvidia GeForce 378.78 Drivers For Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti

Nvidia GeForce 378.78 Drivers

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The Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti will feature these new drivers at launch so it will be optimized for Ghost Recon Wildlands out of the box. Even though the GTX 1080 Ti is aimed at the 4K market it is unlikely that you will be able to play the game at 4K 60 FPS even with this beast of a GPU.

The GTX 1080 Ti has the following specifications:

  • 12 Billion Transistors
  • 1.6 GHz Boost, 2 GHz OC capable clock speeds
  • 28 SMs, 128 CUDA Cores each
  • 3,584 CUDA Cores
  • 28 Geometry Units
  • 224 Texture Units
  • 6 GPCs
  • 88 ROP Units
  • 352-bit GDDR5x Micron Memory
  • 220W TDP
  • 11 GB Frame Buffer

Nvidia GeForce 378.78 drivers Download Links

You can download the latest Nvidia GeForce 378.78 drivers from the links below:

Be sure to download the update and let us know what you think about the increased performance. Also let us know what you think about Ghost Recon Wildlands.