Radeon 18.8.2 Driver

AMD today released the latest Radeon 18.8.2 Driver Update gamers and it is now available to download as well. The new Radeon Driver version 18.8.2 is said to bring several customizations and performance boost to games like Strange Brigade and F1 2018. The update will fix several known issues which were not fixed in the previous update version 18.8.1 which was released earlier this month.

The 18.8.2 driver update is said to bring up to 5% faster performance in Strange Brigade for gamers who have the Radeon RX Vega 64 (8GB) graphics card and up to 3% faster performance in Strange Brigade for gamers who have the Radeon RX 580 (8GB) graphics card.

The full fixed issues and added support for games can be found below.

Support For

  • Strange Brigade
    • Up to 5% faster performance in Strange Brigade using Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.8.2 on the Radeon RX Vega 64 (8GB) graphics card than with Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.8.1 at 3840×2160 (4K).
    • Up to 3% faster performance in Strange Brigade using Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.8.2 on the Radeon RX 580 (8GB) graphics card than with Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.8.1 at 2560×1440 (1440p).
  • F1 2018

Fixed Issues

  • Some games may experience instability or stutter when playing with FRTC and Instant Replay enabled.
  • Upgrade Advisor may not appear in Radeon Settings game manager.
  • Far Cry 5 may experience dimmed or grey images with HDR10 enabled on some system configurations.
  • Far Cry 5 may experience an application hang when changing video settings on some system configurations.
  • Radeon Chill min and max values may not sync on multi GPU system configurations.
  • Radeon FreeSync may fail to enable when playing Call of Duty: Black Ops 4.

The new Radeon Driver version 18.8.2 update is now available to download which can be downloaded from the links on the official AMD website.