To coincide with the release ofOpenGL 4.4, NVIDIA is pleased to announce our OpenGL 4.4 beta driversare available for immediate download for Windows and Linux fromhttps://developer.nvidia.com/opengl-driver.
These drivers provide full OpenGL4.4 and GLSL 4.40 functionality and implement all the ARB extensionsreleased today. They also include a new extension calledGL_NV_blend_equation_advanced, which adds many new advanced blendingequations.
For OpenGL 3 capable hardware, thesenew extensions are provided:

  • GL_ARB_enhanced_layouts (OpenGL4.4)
  • GL_ARB_multi_bind (OpenGL 4.4)
  • GL_ARB_texture_mirror_clamp_to_edge (OpenGL 4.4)
  • GL_ARB_texture_stencil8 (OpenGL 4.4)
  • GL_ARB_vertex_type_10f_11f_11f_rev (OpenGL 4.4)

For OpenGL 4 capable hardware, thesenew extensions are provided:

  • GL_ARB_buffer_storage (OpenGL4.4)
  • GL_ARB_clear_texture (OpenGL 4.4)
  • GL_ARB_compute_variable_group_size
  • GL_ARB_indirect_parameters
  • GL_ARB_query_buffer_object (OpenGL 4.4)
  • GL_ARB_shader_draw_parameters
  • GL_ARB_shader_group_vote
  • GL_ARB_sparse_texture
  • GL_NV_blend_equation_advanced

For GeForce 6xx capable hardware,these new extensions are provided:


  • GL_ARB_bindless_texture
  • GL_ARB_seamless_cubemap_per_texture

For downloads and more informationplease visit our OpenGL 4.4 pagehttps://developer.nvidia.com/opengl-driver.