New Battlefield 4 PC Update Fixes Big Issues Including Mantle

A new Battlefield 4 PC Update has been rolled out by DICE. The update includes several tweaks and improvements in the game. It fixes a lot of bugs that were bothering the players improving the overall experience.

The biggest change is improvement in DICE’s recently released Mantle renderer. According to the Battlelog, the update will rollout throughout the day, so you may not be prompted to download right away. The full patch notes are given below:

  • General stability improvements
  • Fix for an issue where spawning into, or switching to, a gunner seat in an IFV/MBT sometimes could cause the game to crash
  • Fix for missing sound in Team/Squad Deathmatch
  • Fix for an issue in the Defuse game mode, where a bomb carrier would be permanently spotted
  • Decreased the rate at which the kill card would incorrectly display 0 health, while the enemy was clearly alive
  • Fixed an invisible wall that was incorrectly positioned in one of the fallen concrete pipes on Zavod 311
  • Fix for an issue where bullet impact sounds weren’t properly matching the actual number of impacts
  • Fix for an issue where the “Draw” message would not display on-screen once a Conquest round ended with both teams having the same amount of tickets
  • Fix for an issue where long IDs wouldn’t scroll on dog tags
  • Fix for missing grass physics in terrain


  • Fix for a crash that would occur when activating full screen in portrait mode
  • Fix for stuttering that could appear during video sequences on multi-GPU PCs
  • Fix for a memory system leak that could cause stalls, which would result in frames taking longer to process
  • Reduced the amount of stalls that occurred when running with high graphics setting that require more GPU memory than is currently available
  • Fixed screenshots on multi-GPU PCs

One of the developers of Battlelog gave a sneak peek of the next week’s update on a Reddit post. Does this update fixes any of your issues in Battlefield 4?