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AMD Adrenalin Edition 22.7.1 Driver released, bringing major OpenGL performance improvements

AMD has released a brand new driver for its graphics cards. According to the release notes, the AMD Software: Adrenalin Edition 22.7.1 driver features major OpenGL performance improvements.

This new driver also adds AMD Noise Suppression.  AMD Noise Suppression reduces background audio noise from your surrounding environment using a real-time deep learning algorithm, providing greater clarity and improved concentration whether you are focused on an important meeting or staying locked-in on a competitive game.

Introducing: AMD Noise Suppression

Furthermore, this driver enables Radeon Boost using Variable Rate Shading with Elden Ring, Resident Evil Village and VALORANT.

You can download the AMD Software: Adrenalin Edition 22.7.1 driver from here. Below you can also find its complete changelog.

AMD Software: Adrenalin Edition 22.7.1 Driver Release Notes

Highlights
  • Swordsman Remake.
  • Radeon Boost using Variable Rate Shading with Elden Ring, Resident Evil Village and VALORANT.
  • Microsoft Windows 11 version 22H2.
  • Microsoft Agility SDK Release 1.602 including new minor features.
  • Microsoft Agility SDK Release 1.606 including Microsoft Shader Model 6.7.
  • Additional Vulkan extensions. 
AMD Noise Suppression

Our newest feature: AMD Noise Suppression reduces background audio noise from your surrounding environment using a real-time deep learning algorithm, providing greater clarity and improved concentration whether you are focused on an important meeting or staying locked-in on a competitive game. 

OpenGL Optimizations
  • Up to 79% increase in performance in Minecraft @ 4k Fabulous settings, using Radeon Software Adrenalin 22.7.1 on the Radeon RX 6950XT, versus the previous software driver version 22.6.1 RS-491
  • Up to 75% increase in performance in Minecraft @ 4k Fabulous settings, using Radeon Software Adrenalin 22.7.1 on the Radeon RX 6400, versus the previous software driver version 22.6.1 RS-495
Radeon Super Resolution

Expanded support for discrete Radeon RX 5000 and 6000 series GPUs on AMD Ryzen processor notebooks with hybrid graphics.
Improved RSR to provide a more seamless experience in borderless fullscreen mode with a performance/quality slider to personalize your gaming experience.

Fixed Issues
  • Lower than expected Folding@home compute performance with OpenCL API on some AMD Graphics Products such as the Radeon™ RX 6800.
  • Auto Undervolt may disable Zero RPM fan feature.
  • Hitman 3 may freeze when rapidly switching between windows in Fullscreen Exclusive mode.
  • Video upscaling in browsers appears blurry with some AMD Graphics Products such as the Radeon RX 6900 XT Graphics.
  • Enhanced Sync may cause games to lock to 15FPS with video playback on extended monitors.

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