GeForce 381.89 WHQL driver download

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  1. Hilbert Hagedoorn

    Hilbert Hagedoorn Don Vito Corleone Staff Member

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  2. brutlern

    brutlern Master Guru

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    Anotha' day, anotha' driva'.
     
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    It's crap don't bother. They didn't fix any of the glaring issues from the previous driver. It's just an update for the new games it was covering.

    HDR, G-sync, SLI are all still messed up and no notable performance increases during benchmarks.
     
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    What about HDR in Mass effect Andromeda on latest version of Windows 10 (creative update) ?
     
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    What's wrong with G-Sync?
     
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    these run sweet on a 1080fe on my system,seems to run slightly cooler only about 3-5 degrees but its all helps "RavenMaster" your opinion, doesn't mean there crap , every1's system is different has far as ive seen no problems with gsync on asus PG278Q but thats my system hope every1 else is having hassle free drivers :D
     
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    Havent tried this driver yet. But simple rule of thumb (for those on single cards) is to ignore all driver comments by SLI owners.
     
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    Curious if I can just uninstall or install over only the "driver" part without touching the damn HDMI audio drivers? Everytime I do a fresh GPU driver install with HDMI audio drivers, it kills my SB3 X-Fi and I have to reinstall that as well.

    Sorry if OT but I just got this 1060 GPU a week or so ago to tide me over as my 6950s were giving up the ghost (RIP).
     

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    Here is what NVIDIA says they changed in this release. Your mileage may vary.

    What’s New in Release 381
    This section summarizes the driver changes previously introduced in Release 381.
    Note: Windows Vista support was deprecated in Release 367, and Windows XP is deprecated in Release 370. Driver releases for older systems can be found on the NVIDIA website.
    Gaming Technology
    Includes DirectX 12 optimizations which provide additional performance increases for a variety of titles.
    Game Ready
    Provides the optimal gaming experience for the following:
    ***61557;Quake Champions Closed Beta
    ***61557;Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III
    ***61557;Heroes of the Storm 2.0
    Game Ready VR
    Provided optimal VR experience for the following:
    ***61557;Batman: Arkham VR
    ***61557;Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality
    ***61557;Wilson's Heart
    New Product Support
    Added support for the NVIDIA TITAN Xp.
    New Features
    ***61557;Added support for Windows 10 Creators Update.
    ***61557;Added DTS X and Dolby Atmos support for 5.1.2 speaker configuration.
    ***61557;Added Dolby Vision support for games.
    ***61557;Added NVIDIA® AnselTM support for Snake Pass and Kona.
    ***61557;NVIDIA Control Panel
    •Display page: Added the option to override the Windows 10 control of desktop color settings.
    Release 381 Graphics Drivers for Windows, Version 381.89 RN-08399-381.89v01 | 9
    Chapter 2 : RELEASE 381 DRIVER CHANGES
    Application SLI Profiles
    Added or updated the following SLI profiles:
    •Descent: Underground - updated
    3D Vision Profiles
    No 3D Vision profiles had been added in Release 381.
    3D Compatibility Mode Profiles
    No compatibility mode profiles had been added in Release 381.
     
  12. Agent-A01

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    Custom install > uncheck Audio box?
     
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    That's how i install nvidia drivers and avoid all the trashware they added
    1. Extract the driver to a folder
    2. Keep only what is essential and remove the trash
    3. Then install the new drivers

    p.s use DDU if you wanna clean the previous ones
     
    Last edited: Apr 28, 2017

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