Category: Sound and multimedia
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 34.7 MB
Operating System: windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 9.2 / 20th February, 2009
The ATI Catalyst 8.12 is software that has been designed to fulfill the users needs to be able to control the performance and visual quality of videos software. The driver accomplishes this by including advanced features such as the ATI Radeon device as well as 2D and 3D components in order to give a high level of performance reliability and power. It therefore incorporates such features as OpenGL extension support in order to give quality images on the visual display unit. For persons using the software for business purposes, the software provides them with an easy to monitor using remote control. The catalyst boosts the performance of graphics with ease and includes a multiple of choices for persons using the software to play games. This driver ensures that both seasoned and new users are able to have ultimate use and their needs are met.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The catalyst software driver can be down loaded separately from the catalyst to ensure maximum performance and stability so that they can be updated concurrently using the same catalyst. The catalyst requires the installation of Microsoft NET version 2.0. ATI catalyst software contains: Radeon driver for display, Hydravision for Windows XP only, WDM driver install bundle, Catalyst control, earlier version, 8.561, Southbridge/XP, Hydravision. A software package separate from the ATI catalyst is incorporated in the device to allow the users to organize the multimedia applications with great efficiency on the users main display. To enable on to playback videos, a multi-media center has been incorporated into the device. Bug fixes have also been incorporated into the drivers. Before one installs the drivers is it best to check other related drivers that are used to support the system while the driver is running. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and ATI Catalyst 8.12 Control Center XP errors before installing any driver updates.