-NEW- 15.65.5.4982: Intel® Graphics Driver for Windows® 10 64-bit [6th, 7th & 8th Generation]

DRIVER VERSION: 15.65.5.4982

(Windows Driver Store Version 23.20.16.4982)

DATE: March 27, 2018

Here are some of the benefits for developers in driver 15.65.5.4982:

  • Vulkan* memory optimizations for DOTA 2* and other games
  • Performance optimizations in OpenGL for MSAA
  • Added support for Vulkan Extensions
    • VK_EXT_vertex_attribute_divisor
    • VK_KHR_image_format_list extension which allows applications to provide VkImage objects with a list of compatible formats the image views paired with a given VkImage can use.
    • SPV_INTEL_subgroups -This is initial support for Intel subgroups opcodes added in SPV_INTEL_subgroups extension. The extension is a SPIRV implementation of OpenCL’s extension (https://www.khronos.org/registry/OpenCL/extensions/intel/cl_intel_subgroups.txt)

 

HIGHLIGHTS:

Surviving Mars* Launch Driver

Ni No Kuni II Revenant Kingdom* Launch Driver

Immerse yourself in the brand new re-mastered maps of World of Tanks 1.0* and enjoy Secret of Mana*, Into the Breach*, The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II*Ni No Kuni* II Revenant Kingdom, and Surviving Mars* on processors with Intel® HD Graphics 620 or better.

In addition, you get to enter an alternate universe with Metal Gear* Survive and outlast massive Skaven* hordes in Warhammer*: Vermintide 2 on processors with Intel® Iris® Pro Graphics.

Be sure to check out gameplay.intel.com, where you’ll find recommended game settings for many more of your favorite PC games.

New Gaming Beta Features (related to the latest automatic game configuration feature in the Graphics Control Panel)

  • Newly installed games are detected/scanned on system reboot
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  • Feedback button added to the gaming page

Learn more about the Intel® Facial Special Effects Filter SDK

Install the Intel® Driver & Support Assistant (previously called Intel® Driver Update Utility), which now automatically checks for drivers on a regular basis and can provide notifications when new drivers are available.

Platforms:

  • 6th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) processor family (Codename Skylake)
  • 7th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) processor family (Codename Kaby Lake)
  • 8th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) processor family (Codenames Kaby Lake R, Coffee Lake)
  • Apollo Lake
  • Gemini Lake

Product Support:

Supports Intel(R) UHD Graphics, Intel(R) UHD Graphics, Intel(R) HD Graphics, Intel(R) Iris(R) Plus Graphics, Intel(R) Iris(R) Pro Graphics & Intel(R) HD Graphics on:

  • 6th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) processor family (Codename Skylake)
  • 7th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) processor family (Codename Kaby Lake)
  • 8th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) processor family (Codenames Kaby Lake R, Coffee Lake)
  • Apollo Lake
  • Gemini Lake

 

For more complete information about compiler optimizations, see our Optimization Notice.