Radeon's ready for Overwatch 2 with AMD Software: Adrenalin Edition 22.10.1

Overwatch 2 is launching today

Radeon's ready for Overwatch 2 with AMD Software: Adrenalin Edition 22.10.1

AMD's latest drivers are ready for Overwatch 2's launch

AMD has just released AMD Software Adrenalin Edition version 22.10.1, which offers users of Radeon graphics cards game-specific optimisations for Overwatch 2, which is launching later today. 

Overwatch 2 will replace Overwatch as Blizzard's premiere shooter, adding more heroes, new mechanics, and more focused 5 vs 5 battles. In time, the game will also feature co-operative modes, giving the game a broader appeal than Overwatch 1.

Blizzard is launching Overwatch 2 as a free-to-play game, which means that everyone will be able to enjoy the game without paying a penny. That said, micro-transactions and other paid aspects of the game will be there to vacuum the money from the wallets of the players who let it.

Radeon's ready for Overwatch 2 with AMD Software: Adrenalin Edition 22.10.1

Highlights

Support for:

- Overwatch 2

Fixed Issues

- GPU for image processing option may not be available using Adobe® Lightroom® on Radeon™ RX 6000 series GPUs.
- App crash may be experienced in Street Fighter™ 6 Beta.

Known Issues

- Radeon Super Resolution may fail to trigger after changing resolution or HDR settings on games such as Nioh™ 2.
- Oculus dashboard menu and rendered controllers may appear bouncing/wobbly on Oculus Quest 2 with some AMD Graphics Products such as the Radeon™ RX 6800 XT Graphics.
- GPU utilization may be stuck at 100% in Radeon performance metrics after closing games on some AMD Graphics Products such as Radeon™ 570.
- While previewing the timeline in VEGAS Pro™, some colors may appear inverted.
- Chromium-based browsers may experience video stuttering on extended monitors with mixed refresh rates using Radeon™ RX 6000 series GPUs.
- Users may encounter dropped frames during video playback using hardware acceleration on Radeon™ RX 6000 series GPUs. [Resolution targeted for 22.10.2]
- Display may briefly show corruption when switching between video and game windows on some AMD Graphics Products such as the Radeon™ RX 6700 XT. [Resolution targeted for 22.10.2]
- When Vertical Refresh Sync is set globally to Always Off, system stuttering or driver timeout may occur during video playback using Radeon™ RX 6000 series GPUs. [Resolution targeted for 22.10.2]
- Driver timeout may occur using HEVC hardware encoding on Radeon™ RX 6000 series GPUs. [Resolution targeted for 22.10.2]

Radeon's ready for Overwatch 2 with AMD Software: Adrenalin Edition 22.10.1

Desktop GPUs 

Radeon Product Family Compatibility

Radeon RX 6000 SeriesRadeon RX 6000M Series
Radeon RX Navi 5700/5600 SeriesRadeon VII
Radeon RX 5500 SeriesRX 5300M (Notebook GPU)
Radeon RX Vega SeriesAMD Radeon Pro Duo
Radeon RX 500 Series GraphicsAMD Radeon RX 400 Series Graphics

 

Download Links

- Windows 10 (64-bit)
- Windows 11 (64-bit)

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