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ATI Catalyst 9.6 XP 32-bit
On this page you can download ATI Catalyst 9.6 XP 32-bit.

Version: 9.6 (8.620)
Publisher: ATI
Date added: 2009-06-16 13:38:48
File Size: 39 MB
OS Support: Windows XP 32-bit
License: Freeware
Downloads: 14427 downloads
Software type: Videocards - ATI Catalyst XP 32-bit

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Download ATI Catalyst 9.6 for Windows XP 32-bit

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ATI just released ATI Catalyst 9.6 for Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP.

Would you like to learn more, we have a discussion thread open here on these drivers.

Highlights of the ATI Catalyst™ 9.6 Windows release include:

Performance improvements

  • Company of Heores – performance gains of up to 25% for the ATI Radeon™ HD 4600 Series, and performance gains of up to 10% for the ATI Radeon HD 4800 Series. 
  • Crysis Warhead – performance gains of up to 11% for ATI CrossFireX™ configurations. 
  • Crysis – performance gains of up to 13% for ATI CrossFireX™ configurations. 
  • World in Conflict – performance gains of up to 30% for settings are were previously CPU limited.  Highlights of the Linux ATI Catalyst™ 9.6 release include:

     New Features

     Support for new Linux operating systems

    • This release of ATI Catalyst™ Linux introduces support for the following new operating systems:
    • SLED and SLED 11 production support
    • RHEL 4.8 early look support

     MultiView for Consumer users

    • Allows users to render applications using a multiple GPU configuration with a unified workspace
    • Enables Xinerama in single or multiple GPU configurations 
    • Supported on any combination of the ATI Radeon™ HD 4000,  ATI Radeon™ 3000 Series and ATI Radeon™ 2000 Series of graphics cards.

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