AMD is changing a lot, and for proof we have the AMD Radeon Software Crimson 16.1 Hotfix for download. These drivers solved a lot of problems with tons of games, for example, Fallout 4, Call of Duty: Black Ops 3, Elite Dangerous, DiRT Rally, Star Wars: Battlefront, Just Cause 3, etc, in addition to solve problems with games the new drivers also fixed issues with the operating system, configurations of AMD Eyefinity, AMD CrossFireX and improved control operation of the Frame Rate Control / FRC.

You can download  the latest drivers from following link.


Radeon Software Crimson 16.1 Hotfix Changelog

  • [82645] Fallout 4 – The compass flickers During gameplay on AMD Radeon R9 290 and Radeon R9 295X2
  • [84118] / [59475] Elite: Dangerous – Poor performance in supercruise mode under Windows 10
  • [82887] The driver installer Appears to hang at various stages of the install process
  • [84116] Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 – random frame freezes May be Observed During gameplay
  • [84112] Frame Rate Target Control (FRTC) setting do not apply consistently to all games. In order for FRTC to function Properly, Vertical Refresh / VSync must be turned off
  • [58978] DiRT Rally – A crash May Occur When starting a new Race with AMD and AMD Crossfire enabled FreeSync
  • [83370] The AMD Gaming Evolved overlay May cause a black screen, or enter game stutter
  • [82497] Syndicate Assassins Creed – Using “Very High” graphics settings in 3 × 1 Eyefinity mode May cause displays to switch off
  • [82093] Star Wars: Battlefront – Some flickering May be experienced in shaded areas of the screen while loading game levels are
  • [82788] Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 – Frame freezing During gameplay May be experienced
  • [82794] Just Cause 3 – The System May Hang When task switching on Systems with AMD CPUs and GPUs
  • [82777] Just Cause 3 – Application profile setting added for laptops With Switchable Graphics
  • [82779] Fallout 4 – Gameplay May be choppy in AMD FreeSync ™ mode in Ultra mode at 1440p resolution
  • [82895] Fallout 4 – Brightness flickering Observed With AMD FreeSync ™ enabled on Certain displays
  • [80254] cnext.exe During intermittently crashes Windows shutdown
  • [81809] A crash May be experienced if an HDMI ™ display is a cloned display device on an HP Envy 15 notebook
  • [82485] “Failed to create OpenGL context” error message after installation May Appear
  • [82842] “Can not find RadeonSettings.exe “Error Message May Appear during installation
  • [83277] “AMD Install Manager has stopped working” Error Message May Appear during installation
  • [83484] “Can not find cncmd.exe “Error Message May Appear during installation
  • [82902] May Display flicker on Certain laptops after gameplay Prolonged With AMD FreeSync ™ enabled
  • [81489] Unable to create 4 × 1 or 2 × 1 portrait mode displays SLS With 4K
  • [82042] Video corruption May Appear in Movies & TV app When VSR is enabled and scaling mode is Set to “Full panel”
  • [82492] Portrait mode Eyefinity May not be Correctly configured using Radeon Additional Settings
  • [82695] Certain laptops not display on display mode or toggling When connecting an HDMI ™ display
  • [82900] / [81859] Flickering May be experienced on some monitors When FreeSync ™ is enabled AMD
  • [82490] May be Observed Misaligned UI on the screen Bezel Compensation
  • [81777] Launching a game from the Game Manager May launch on a single display after enabling and disabling AMD CrossFire ™ in a 3 × 1 AMD Eyefinity ™ setup
  • [81856] Increased power consumption marginally May be Observed During video playback
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