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Operating System: Windows Vista 32
Latest Version / Release Date: 9.1 / 03 Feb 2009
The ATI Catalyst 8.12 Software Suite Vista 32bit can allow users to unlock accelerated applications' potential, which will enable the ATI Stream technology for quite a number of processors that use ATI Radeon. ATI Stream has the ability to harness the incredible GPU's (Graphics Processing Interface) processing power to be used for data intensive, high performance computations over different consumer and business applications. ATI stream also enables many parallel cores that are within graphics processors belonging to AMD to accelerate applications that are used generally. These abilities let ATI Stream enabled applications for different tasks and from different software vendors operate using new functionality and optimized performance. Included within the Catalyst driver suite is Compute Abstraction Layer (CAL), which is the ATI Stream's enabling component. Also included in the suite is the ATI Avivo Video Converter and users make use of this conversion tool via the ATI Stream technology.
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 above conversion tool can be especially useful to users who own the ATI Radeon HD 4600 and ATI Radeon HD 4800 Series graphic cards. With this suite the user can benefit from a superior quality control of video; Noise Reduction used for ongoing video content which has the ability of removing ghosting artifacts while keeping the initial video's details. One can find the slider control within All Settings page belonging to Avivo Video tab that is located inside Catalyst Control Center. Other features of the ATI Catalyst 8.12 Software Suite Vista 32bit are like the support for Full OpenGL 3.0. The application suite is also equipped with several performance improvements that are designed to make the user's work easier when dealing with the suite. Such performance improvements are like Crysis +2-7%, Devil May Cry 4 +1-6%, Far Cry 2 , Catalyst 8.12 Preliminary Performance Notes. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and GemScope Virtual Comm port errors before installing any driver updates.