ATi Catalyst 8.8

­­­Von ATi/AMD gibt es die August-Ausgabe der Catalyst-Treibersoftware. Die wichtigsten Änderungen:

  • This release of Catalyst™ introduces new Avivo video features:
    • Dynamic
      Gamma/Contrast correction, available on the ATI Radeon™ HD 4800 Series,
      improves video image quality by delivering more vivid color in content
      with sharp contrasts and scenes with low and bright images.
    • Improved
      video presets, available for th­e ATI Ra­deon™ HD 3000 and ATI Radeon™
      4800 Series, delivers a newly optimized video presets that users can
      select depending on what kind of video content they are viewing.
    • Windows
      XP support: Edge enhanceme­nt, which adjusts the level of sharpness of
      video content and Noise Reduction, which removes ghosting artifacts
      while preserving details of the original video. The new slider controls
      can be found in the All Settings page of the Avivo Video tab found in
      the Catalyst™ Control Center


  • This
    release of Catalyst™ introduces Hybrid Graphics support.

    • Hybrid
      Graphics delivers a significant 3D performance boost for systems
      featuring an AMD 780G/780D integrated graphics motherboard and an ATI
      Radeon™ HD 3400 Series or ATI Radeon™ HD 2400 Series graphics
      accelerator. It also provides support for up to four independent

Einzelheiten hierzu und weitere kleine Verbesserungen kann man in den Release Notes nachlesen.