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AMD’s Radeon 19.6.1 Driver Brings Support for Xbox Game Pass

AMD’s Radeon 19.6.1 Driver Brings Support for Xbox Game Pass

During yesterday’s Microsoft E3 press conference, AMD has shipped out a new driver for its graphics cards. While the latest driver doesn’t contain a lot of different features, it comes with the support for Microsoft’s recently announced Xbox Game Pass subscription for PC.

While we will have to wait to find out if the company released the driver to fix any issue associated with the new Xbox App, the latest driver fixes several known problems. As a result, you should install the latest driver regardless of your subscription status for Xbox Game Pass. The company listed these fixes in the press release.

Fixed Issues

  • AMD Link virtual or external game controllers may not function on some installs of Radeon Software.

Known Issues

  • Radeon ReLive streaming and uploading of videos and other content to Facebook™ is currently unavailable.
  • ASUS TUF Gaming FX505 may experience discrete GPU connection issues with devices disappearing from device manager when the system is idle.
  • Performance Metrics Overlay and Radeon WattMan gauges may experience inaccurate fluctuating readings on AMD Radeon VII.
  • ACER Swift 3 with AMD Ryzen Processor may experience system instability when upgrading to Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.6.1 using the Custom Clean Installation option.

In case you haven’t done already, you can find links to download the latest driver in the link mentioned above. As for AMD, Microsoft confirmed that its upcoming Xbox console, Project Scarlett will use AMD’s zen 2 and Navi architecture.

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