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Nvidia releases a Game Ready Driver for PUBG's official debut

Geforce 388.71 WHQL

Nvidia releases a Game Ready Driver for PUBG's official debut

Nvidia releases a Game Ready Driver for PUBG's official debut

If there is a single game that can be called a 2017 smash hit it's PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG), quickly becoming this year's most popular game on the PC platform. 

PUBG is set to officially release tomorrow, removing the game from Steam's Early Access Program while also delivering new features alongside the game's highly anticipated desert map. Over 1 billion hours have been spent playing PUBG this year, with the game being Steam's second most purchased title of all time, second only to Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. 
 
Nvidia has now released a "Game Ready" driver for PUBG's official debut, delivering game-specific optimisations for the title to provide optimal performance. Right now, Nvidia states that their GTX 1060, 1070 and 1080 Ti are now capable of average framerates of 60FPS at resolutions of 1080p, 1440p and 4K respectively at high settings. 

  

Nvidia releases a Game Ready Driver for PUBG's official debut  

Game Ready Drivers provide the best possible gaming experience for all major new releases, including Virtual Reality games. Prior to a new title launching, our driver team is working up until the last minute to ensure every performance tweak and bug fix is included for the best gameplay on day-1.

Game Ready

Provides the optimal gaming experience for PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS

Application SLI Profiles

Added or updated the following SLI profiles:

• Warframe

3D Vision Profiles

Added or updated the following 3D Vision profiles:

• Black Desert - Fair
• ELEX - Good
• Forza Motorsport 7 - Not recommended
• JX3 Online - Fair
• PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUND - Not recommended

Changes and Fixed Issues in Version 388.71

The following sections list the important changes and the most common issues resolved in this version. This list is only a subset of the total number of changes made in this driver version. The NVIDIA bug number is provided for reference.

- [YouTube]: Flickering may occur when playing videos in full-screen mode. [2033196]
- [YouTube][Notebook]: Artifacts may appear when pausing video playback. [2033201]
- Lines appear across the screen momentarily while booting into Windows. [200339233/1953061]
- [NVIDIA TITAN V]: TDR error occurs and the display goes blank while playing a Bluray disc at high resolutions. [200364496]
- [GeForce GTX 1080][Notebook]: The driver may not recognize or install the GPU. [2033168]


GPU Compatibility

GeForce 1000 Series:
GeForce GTX Titan V, GeForce GTX Titan Xp, GeForce GTX Titan X, Geforce GTX 1080 Ti, GeForce GTX 1080, Geforce GTX 1070 Ti, GeForce GTX 1070, GeForce GTX 1060, GeForce GTX 1050 Ti, GeForce GTX 1050, GT 1030

GeForce 900 Series:
GeForce GTX Titan X, GeForce 980 Ti, GeForce GTX 980, GeForce GTX 970, GeForce GTX 960, GeForce GTX 950

GeForce 700 Series:
GeForce GTX TITAN Z, GeForce GTX TITAN Black, GeForce GTX TITAN, GeForce GTX 780 Ti, GeForce GTX 780, GeForce GTX 770, GeForce GTX 760, GeForce GTX 760 Ti (OEM), GeForce GTX 750 Ti, GeForce GTX 750, GeForce GTX 745, GeForce GT 740, GeForce GT 730, GeForce GT 720

GeForce 600 Series:
GeForce GTX 690, GeForce GTX 680, GeForce GTX 670, GeForce GTX 660 Ti, GeForce GTX 660, GeForce GTX 650 Ti BOOST, GeForce GTX 650 Ti, GeForce GTX 650, GeForce GTX 645, GeForce GT 645, GeForce GT 640, GeForce GT 630, GeForce GT 620, GeForce GT 610, GeForce 605

GeForce 500 Series:
GeForce GTX 590, GeForce GTX 580, GeForce GTX 570, GeForce GTX 560 Ti, GeForce GTX 560 SE, GeForce GTX 560, GeForce GTX 555, GeForce GTX 550 Ti, GeForce GT 545, GeForce GT 530, GeForce GT 520, GeForce 510

GeForce 400 Series:
GeForce GTX 480, GeForce GTX 470, GeForce GTX 465, GeForce GTX 460 SE v2, GeForce GTX 460 SE, GeForce GTX 460, GeForce GTS 450, GeForce GT 440, GeForce GT 430, GeForce GT 420

 

388.71 Download Links

Windows 7/8 - 32 Bit

Windows 7/8 - 64 Bit

Windows 10 - 32 Bit

Windows 10 - 64 Bit

 

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