18.3.1

The AMD Radeon Adrenalin 18.3.1 was released on March 4, 2018 for Windows 7Windows 8 and Windows 10.  Avoid the spyware AMD Gaming Evolved.

AMD Radeon R9 Fury, Radeon Pro Duo, Radeon RX 400 Series, Radeon RX 500 Series and Radeon RX Vega Series graphics are only supported by Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition on Windows 7/10 64-bit.

  • Final Fantasy® XV
  • Warhammer®: Vermintide II
  • DOTA 2 about 6% faster on RX 580 at 3820×2160

FESTERING PROBLEMS

GAME ISSUE
CFX System may not work with 3 or more cards installed
Rise of the Tomb Raider DX12 mode may crash, use DX11
Ghost in the Shell Game crashed and flickers
Mantle Use DX11 instead
Vulcan Use DX11 instead
AMD Gaming Evolved Use MSI Afterburner which is more stable for OSD
Doom 3 BFG Smart sync problems, changing to ‘enabled’ fixed this issue
Far Cry Game loads to black screen but does not start
Frontlines: Fuel of War Newer versions PhysX are incompatible
Metro 2033 PhysXLoader.dll may need to be copied to the game folder

REVERT TO PREVIOUS DRIVERS

If you need to revert back to a previous driver release you can remove the Radeon driver from the control panel and you will need to reboot. The the desired driver can be installed which will require another reboot. Be careful not to remove chipset drivers.

Never use the driver to force game options. Use the in game settings only. Game engines are not designed to be operated that way.

Windows 8 users will need to install the 8.1 updates and platform updates to be able to install this and subsequent drivers. Windows 7 users will need to have SP1 installed.