Latest NVIDIA ForceWare Video Drivers Windows 7


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    New NVIDIA Drivers

    GeForce 304.48 Driver
    BETA
    Release Date June 18, 2012

    Release Highlights:

    This is the first beta driver from the R304 family of drivers.

    New in R304 Drivers:

    • Performance Boost – Increases performance for GeForce 400/500/600 Series GPUs in several PC games vs. GeForce 301.42 WHQL-certified drivers. Results will vary depending on your GPU and system configuration:


    • GeForce GTX 680:
      • Up to 18% in Batman: Arkham City
      • Up to 15% in Dragon Age II
      • Up to 10% in S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat
      • Up to 60% in Total War: Shogun 2 (fixes performance issue with latest game patch)

      GeForce GTX 560:
      • Up to 14% in Batman: Arkham City
      • Up to 5% in Battlefield 3 with SLI
      • Up to 4% in Dragon Age II
      • Up to 8% in The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings with SLI
      • Up to 7% in Lost Planet 2



    • Key Fixes
      • Fixes an intermittent vsync stuttering issue with GeForce GTX 600-series GPUs.
      • Fixes an issue where some manufacturer’s factory overclocked cards default to and run at lower clocks.
      • Fixes a performance issue in Total War: Shogun 2 with the latest game patch.



    • NVIDIA SLI Technology Adds or updates the following SLI profiles:
      • Spec Ops: The Line
      • PlanetSide 2
      • F1 2011 – updated profile
      • Final Fantasy XIV – updated profile
      • Saints Row: The Third – updated profile
      • Torchlight II
      • Tribes: Ascend



    • NVIDIA 3D Vision Adds or updates the following 3D Vision profiles:
      • Alan Wake's American Nightmare – rated Poor
      • Borderlands 2 – updated profile with new convergence settings
      • Depth Hunter – updated rating to 3D Vision Ready
      • Mass Effect 3 – updated in-game compatibility message and profile to be more compatible with community 3D mods
      • Max Payne 3 – updated rating to Excellent and updated in-game compatibility message to inform users to use DirectX 11, disable MSAA and use SSA0.
      • Street Fighter X Tekken – rated 3D Vision Ready
      • Tiger Woods PGA 12: The Masters – rated Good
      • Tribes: Ascend – rated Fair
      • The Walking Dead – rating Good



    • Other Profile Updates
      • Added NVIDIA Control Panel antialiasing support for Diablo III
      • Added NVIDIA Control Panel antialiasing support for L.A. Noire
      • Added NVIDIA Control Panel antialiasing support for Rayman Origins
      • Added NVIDIA Control Panel antialiasing support The Secret World
      • Added NVIDIA Control Panel ambient occlusion support for Star Wars: The Old Republic
      • Disabled FXAA for several Windows programs like Media Player and Movie Maker.



    • NVIDIA Surround
      • Surround settings now persisted after new driver overinstall.




    Additional Details

    • Installs PhysX System Software v9.12.0604.
    • Installs HD Audio v1.3.17.0.
    • Supports OpenGL 4.2
    • Supports DisplayPort 1.2 for GeForce GTX 600 series GPUs.
    • Supports multiple languages and APIs for GPU computing: CUDA C, CUDA C++, CUDA Fortran, OpenCL, DirectCompute, and Microsoft C++ AMP.
    • Supports single GPU and NVIDIA SLI technology on DirectX 9, DirectX 10, DirectX 11, and OpenGL, including 3-way SLI, Quad SLI, and SLI support on SLI-certified Intel and AMD motherboards.
    Last edited by Cata; 18 Jun 2012 at 08:04.
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    Thank you Cata. First post updated. :)
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       #1263

    You've made a mistake spelling NVIDIA on the Beta and WHQL parts. You've spelt it NIVIDIA!
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       #1265

    LOL, oops.
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       #1266

    And hey! That Roldex watch you sold me...

    A Guy
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    Maybe it's just a glitch? Try tweaking your wrist xD
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       #1268

    Nvidia PhysX 9.12.0613

    Nvidia has released the 9.12.0613 PhysX drivers. These are newer than the PhysX version included in the latest 304.48 Beta GeForce graphics drivers.

    Includes the latest PhysX runtime builds to support all released PhysX content.
    Changes & fixed issues in this release
    Performance updates for various applications including Batman Arkham City, Alice 2 and other 2.8.4 applications.
    Supports NVIDIA PhysX acceleration on all GeForce 8-series, 9-series, 100-series, 200-series, 300-series, 400-series, 500-series, and 600-series GPUs with a minimum of 256MB dedicated graphics memory.
    Note: Some applications may have higher minimum requirements.
    Experience GPU PhysX acceleration in many games and demos, some of which are highlighted in PowerPack downloads here.
    Supports NVIDIA PhysX acceleration on GeForce for SDK versions 2.7.1, 2.7.3, 2.7.4, 2.7.5, 2.7.6, 2.8.0, 2.8.1, 2.8.3 and 2.8.4 (requires graphics driver v300 or later).
    Supports control of your GPU PhysX configuration from the NVIDIA display driver control panel.
    AGEIA PhysX processors users should use and install older PhysX system software such as version 8.09.04. Note – AGEIA PPU acceleration support for 2.8.1 SDK or earlier, and Windows Vista and Windows XP only.
    NVIDIA DRIVERS 9.12.0613

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    New NVIDIA Drivers
    GeForce 304.79 Driver BETA
    Release Date July 3, 2012

    Release Highlights:
    This is the second beta driver from the R304 family of drivers and the first GeForce driver to combine support for Windows 8, Windows 7, and Windows Vista into a single driver.
    New in 304.79 Drivers:

    • Adds support for NVIDIA TXAA
      • NVIDIA TXAA is new film-style anti-aliasing technique designed specifically to reduce temporal aliasing (crawling and flickering in motion) through a combination of hardware AA, custom CG film style AA resolve, and a temporal filter.
      • The Secret World is the first game to support TXAA (support will be enabled in an upcoming patch)..
      • TXAA is supported on GeForce GTX 600-series Kepler-based GPUs.
      • Learn more about TXAA on GeForce.com.



    • New SLI Support

    Adds or updates the following SLI profiles:


      • The Secret World - added
      • End of Nations - added
      • Nexuiz (also provided earlier via NVIDIA Update)
      • Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Future Soldier (also provided earlier via NVIDIA Update)
      • Tornado Force - added
      • Tribes: Ascend - updated



    • Key Fixes
      • Fixed a compatibility issue with Civilization V and GeForce 400/500 series GPUs
      • Fixed instances of flickering or missing mouse cursor when hardware cursor is enabled (reported with Aion, World of Warcraft, Eve Online and others).
      • Fixed instances of very low frame rates in Deus Ex: Human Revolution (DX11).
      • Fixed an issue that caused a PC reboot instead of a PC shut down.
      • Fixed an issue that led to a black screen after driver installation.
      • Power management mode settings now persist across driver overinstalls.


    New in R304 Drivers (Introduced previously with 304.48 drivers):

    • Performance Boost – Increases performance for GeForce 400/500/600 Series GPUs in several PC games vs. GeForce 301.42 WHQL-certified drivers. Results will vary depending on your GPU and system configuration:


    • GeForce GTX 680:
      • Up to 18% in Batman: Arkham City
      • Up to 15% in Dragon Age II
      • Up to 10% in S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat
      • Up to 60% in Total War: Shogun 2 (fixes performance issue with latest game patch)

      GeForce GTX 560:
      • Up to 14% in Batman: Arkham City
      • Up to 5% in Battlefield 3 with SLI
      • Up to 4% in Dragon Age II
      • Up to 8% in The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings with SLI
      • Up to 7% in Lost Planet 2



    • Key Fixes
      • Fixes an intermittent vsync stuttering issue with GeForce GTX 600-series GPUs.
      • Fixes an issue where some manufacturer’s factory overclocked cards default to and run at lower clocks.
      • Fixes a performance issue in Total War: Shogun 2 with the latest game patch.



    • NVIDIA SLI Technology Adds or updates the following SLI profiles:
      • Spec Ops: The Line
      • PlanetSide 2
      • F1 2011 – updated profile
      • Final Fantasy XIV – updated profile
      • Saints Row: The Third – updated profile
      • Torchlight II
      • Tribes: Ascend



    • NVIDIA 3D Vision Adds or updates the following 3D Vision profiles:
      • Alan Wake's American Nightmare – rated Poor
      • Borderlands 2 – updated profile with new convergence settings
      • Depth Hunter – updated rating to 3D Vision Ready
      • Mass Effect 3 – updated in-game compatibility message and profile to be more compatible with community 3D mods
      • Max Payne 3 – updated rating to Excellent and updated in-game compatibility message to inform users to use DirectX 11, disable MSAA and use SSA0.
      • Street Fighter X Tekken – rated 3D Vision Ready
      • Tiger Woods PGA 12: The Masters – rated Good
      • Tribes: Ascend – rated Fair
      • The Walking Dead – rating Good



    • Other Profile Updates
      • Added NVIDIA Control Panel antialiasing support for Diablo III
      • Added NVIDIA Control Panel antialiasing support for L.A. Noire
      • Added NVIDIA Control Panel antialiasing support for Rayman Origins
      • Added NVIDIA Control Panel ambient occlusion support for Star Wars: The Old Republic
      • Disabled FXAA for several Windows programs like Media Player and Movie Maker.



    • NVIDIA Surround
      • Surround settings now persisted after new driver overinstall.




    Additional Details

    • Installs PhysX System Software v9.12.0604.
    • Installs HD Audio v1.3.17.0.
    • Supports OpenGL 4.2
    • Supports DisplayPort 1.2 for GeForce GTX 600 series GPUs.
    • Supports multiple languages and APIs for GPU computing: CUDA C, CUDA C++, CUDA Fortran, OpenCL, DirectCompute, and Microsoft C++ AMP.
    • Supports single GPU and NVIDIA SLI technology on DirectX 9, DirectX 10, DirectX 11, and OpenGL, including 3-way SLI, Quad SLI, and SLI support on SLI-certified Intel and AMD motherboards.
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    Thank you Cata. First post updated. :)
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