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NVIDIA GeForce 397.64 WHQL driver is optimized for Pillars of Eternity 2, Conan Exiles & Destiny 2 DLC

NVIDIA has released a brand new driver for its graphics cards. According to the release notes, the NVIDIA GeForce 397.64 WHQL driver offers the optimal gaming experience for Destiny 2: Warmind, Conan Exiles, and Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire.

In addition, this driver adds/updates the SLI profiles for Kingdom Come: Deliverance and GRIP, and adds support for Microsoft Surface Books. This driver also fixes a bug that caused the God rays in GTAV become less intense after forcing MSAA using the NVIDIA Control Panel, the black screen issues in StarCraft 2 when exiting the game, some stutter Netflix playback issues, and the increase of the GDI objects every time an application queries NVAPI.

Those interested can download the NVIDIA GeForce 397.64 WHQL driver from here, and below you can find its complete changelog.

NVIDIA GeForce 397.64 WHQL Release Notes

Game Ready

Provides the optimal gaming experience for Destiny 2: Warmind, Conan Exiles, and Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire.

New Features

  • Added support for Microsoft Surface Books.

Application SLI Profiles
Added or updated the following SLI profiles:

  • Kingdom Come: Deliverance
  • GRIP

Fixed Issues

  • [Grand Theft Auto V][NVIDIA Control Panel]: God rays become less intense after forcing MSAA using the NVIDIA Control Panel. [2098709]
  • [Starcraft 2][Kepler GPUs]: Black screen appears when exiting the game. [2070566]
  • [SLI][GeForce GTX 780 Ti]: There is no display output when connecting the DisplayPort and two DVI monitors. [1835763]
  • [Netflix]: Netflix playback may stutter intermittently. [2094867]
  • [GeForce GTX 1060]: Windows Device Manager may report Code 43 error. [2109135]
  • Event Error 14 appears in the Windows Event Viewer when booting into Windows.[2109510]
  • GDI objects increase every time an application queries NVAPI. [2109232]
  • [Windows 10]: Driver may get removed after the PC has been left idle for an extended period of time. [2110591]

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John is the founder and Editor in Chief at DSOGaming. He is a PC gaming fan and highly supports the modding and indie communities.Before creating DSOGaming, John worked on numerous gaming websites. While he is a die-hard PC gamer, his gaming roots can be found on consoles. John loved - and still does - the 16-bit consoles, and considers SNES to be one of the best consoles. Still, the PC platform won him over consoles. That was mainly due to 3DFX and its iconic dedicated 3D accelerator graphics card, Voodoo 2. John has also written a higher degree thesis on the "The Evolution of PC graphics cards." Contact: Email