Today AMD has released its latest Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.7.3 graphics driver software which brings with it performance enhancements for Rise of the Tomb Raider of up to 10 percent when compared to the previous Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.7.2 on Radeon RX 480 graphics drivers.
As well as improving the latest Rise of the Tomb Raider game AMD has also included a number of enhancements for other popular games such as Overwatch and more as well as known bug fixes including :
– Overwatch may experience an application crash on some Radeon RX 480 configurations when using AMD Crossfire mode.
– Vulkan information in the Radeon Settings software information tab may display an incorrect version.
Radeon WattMan may retain settings of an overclock after it has failed. If you have failed an overclock with a system hang or reboot.
– Hitman may experience graphical corruption when the game is set to use DirectX12 API and using zoom with weapons.
– Total War: Warhammer may experience minor graphical corruption in some map textures on AMD Radeon R9 380.
Flickering may be observed in Rise of the Tomb Raider™ on some AMD Crossfire configurations using the DirectX®11 API.
Changing settings in Dragon Age Inquisition™ with the Mantle API may result in an application crash or driver recovery.
– DiRT Rally may experience flickering terrain in some races when the advanced blending option is enabled in the games settings page.
– Display may exhibit a minor flicker on Radeon RX 480 when Freesync is enabled on a games launch or exit.
Shadows may experience rendering issues in DOTA2 when using the Vulkan API.
– Textures may experience holes or gaps in DOOM when using the OpenGL API and three display AMD Eyefinity configurations.
– Need for Speed may experience flickering on some light sources in AMD Crossfire mode.
Performing a task switch with two cloned displays during full screen gaming may cause flickering on the extended display.
For a full list of all the known issues that still need to be addressed by AMD jump over to the Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.7.3 Release Notes via the link below.