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Catalyst Display Driver v8.583 supports OpenGL 3.0 & new extensions on FirePro workstation cards

Category: Processors

Apr 09, 2009

AMD released the new Catalyst Display Driver v8.583 for their professional FirePro line of workstation graphics accelerators. The driver adds full support for OpenGL 3.0, along with support for the AMD_vertex_shader_tessellator and AMD_GPU_association extensions. OpenGL 3.1 will be fully supported in an upcoming release. The new drivers cover the full range of FirePro cards from the V3700 ($70 street) to the new V7750 with 1GB framebuffer ($827 street) to the high-end V8700 ($1250 street)

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