Some new WHQL-certified drivers for Windows 7 have been released today.
NVidia forceware can be used for the following graphic cards:
Nvidia 6, 7, 8, 9, 100, and 200-series desktop GPUs and ION desktop GPUs.
Many games (Aion, Fallout 3, Far Cry 2, ..) get a performance boost ranging from 8% to 34%. Isn’t that a reason to install the latest Nvidia drivers?
It will add SLI support for Aion, Darkfall, Dawn of Magic 2: Time of Shadows, Dreamkiller, Fuel, Majesty 2: The Fantasy Kingdom Sim, Need for Speed: Shift.
This driver also adds support for DirectCompute for DirectX11 graphic cards. DirectX11 will ship with Windows 7.
DirectCompute will be released with the DirectX 11 API.
Nvidia Forceware 191.07 Updates:
* Adds support for OpenGL 3.2 for GeForce 8, 9, 100, and 200-series GPUs and ION GPUs.
* Accelerates performance in several gaming applications. The following are examples of improvements measured with version 191.07 drivers vs. version 190.62 drivers (results will vary depending on your GPU, system configuration, and game settings):
o Up to 12% performance increase in ARMA 2
o Up to 8% performance increase in Batman: Arkham Asylum with GPU PhysX enabled
o Up to 50% performance increase in Call of Juarez: Blood in Bound with SLI enabled
o Up to 14% performance increase in Fallout 3 (indoor scenes) with antialiasing enabled
o Up to 10% performance increase in Far Cry 2 (DX9 version) with antialiasing enabled
o Up to 34% performance increase in Prototype with antialiasing enabled
* Adds SLI support for Aion, Darkfall, Dawn of Magic 2: Time of Shadows, Dreamkiller, Fuel, Majesty 2: The Fantasy Kingdom Sim, Need for Speed: Shift and more.