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ATI releases Catalyst 10.7 for all Operating Systems!

ATI has released Cataylst 10.7 for all Operating Systems. Here’s links for your operating system as well as highlights from the releases notes 😀

Windows 7 x86 (x64)

Windows Vista x86 (x64)

Windows XP x86 (x64)

Performance Improvements

The following performance gains are noticed with this release of Catalyst 10.7:

Borderlands

  • Performance increases 3-5% on ATI Radeonâ„¢ HD 5800 and ATI Radeonâ„¢ HD
    5700 series single card and CrossFireâ„¢ configurations when anti-aliasing and
    anisotropic filtering is enabled

  • Performance increases 3-8% on ATI Radeonâ„¢ HD 5970 single card and
    CrossFireâ„¢ configurations when anti-aliasing and anisotropic filtering is enabled

  • Performance increases 2-6% on ATI Radeonâ„¢ HD 5600 and ATI Radeonâ„¢ HD
    5500 series single card configurations when anti-aliasing and anisotropic filtering
    is enabled

  • Performance increases 2-10% on ATI Radeonâ„¢ HD 4800 series single card and
    CrossFireâ„¢ configurations when anti-aliasing and anisotropic filtering is enabled

Resolved Issues for All Windows Operating Systems

This section provides information on resolved issues in this release of the ATI Catalystâ„¢
Software Suite for Windows. These include:

  • “Current Setting” indicator will now appear when “Windows desktop” option is
    selected in “Catalystâ„¢ Control Center – Basic” for specific CV resolutions

Resolved Issues for the Windows 7 Operating System

This section provides information on resolved issues in this release of the ATI Catalystâ„¢
Software Suite for Windows 7. These include:

  • “Desktop Window Manager has stopped working” error no longer appears after
    driver installation on specific cards

  • ATI Stream (CAL) test no longer exits with exception error under CrossFireâ„¢
    configurations

  • Screen no longer turns blank when flashlight is turned on in “The Chronicles of
    Riddick 2” with Screen Space Ambient Occlusion enabled

  • Running Unigine Heaven 2.1 (OpenGL) with “Tessellation” enabled no longer causes
    system to fail

  • Player no longer exits abruptly while changing basic quality settings in Catalystâ„¢
    Control Center

  • Browser no longer fails after repeated system suspend/resume and video playback
    pauses while viewing YouTube content

Resolved Issues for the Windows Vista Operating System

This section provides information on resolved issues in this release of the ATI Catalystâ„¢
Software Suite for Windows Vista. These include:

  • ATI Stream (CAL) test no longer exits with exception error under CrossFireâ„¢
    configurations

Resolved Issues for the Windows XP Operating System

This section provides information on resolved issues in this release of the ATI Catalystâ„¢
Software Suite for Windows XP. These include:

  • “Age Of Empires: The Rise of Rome” no longer fails and display error message when
    the diplomacy button is clicked

  • Flickering no longer observed when task switching between game and desktop with
    Alt+Tab in “Need for Speed: Shift” game