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AMD has released its Radeon Software Adrenalin 2020 Edition 20.7.2 driver, which adds support for Death Stranding, F1 2020, and Hyper Scape’s open beta. According to the release notes, Radeon RX 5700 XT owners can expect up to eight percent better performance playing Death Stranding under the high preset vs. the 20.5.1 driver package. They can also expect up to five percent better performance playing F1 2020 under the ultra-high preset vs. the 20.7.1 package.

Fixed Issues

  • Launching VR applications using the Oculus Rift headset may cause corruption or a system hang on Radeon RX 5000 series graphics products.
  • AMD Bug Report Tool may fail to load the available application lists and does not time out when failing to load.
  • Previews for video content on Netflix using Microsoft Edge browser may fail to load or appear black.
  • Wallpaper Engine or system folders may sometimes be detected as a game by Radeon Settings game manager.
  • Valorant fails to launch from Radeon Software Home screen or Gaming tab.
  • Hyper Scape may experience an intermittent game crash or hang on Windows 7 system configurations.

Known Issues

  • Brightness flickering may be experienced on some VP9 video content playback through applications or web browsers on Radeon RX 5000 series graphics product system configurations.
  • Enhanced Sync may cause a black screen to occur when enabled on some games and system configurations. Any users who may be experiencing issues with Enhanced Sync enabled should disable it as a temporary workaround.
  • Performance Metrics Overlay and the Performance Tuning tab incorrectly report higher than expected idle clock speeds on Radeon RX 5700 series graphics products. Performance and power consumption are not impacted by this incorrect reporting.
  • With HDR enabled, Windows desktop may experience flickering, and performing a task switch while in a game may cause colors to become washed out or over saturated.
  • Audio may experience instability when connected through an Audio Video Receiver via HDMI on Radeon RX 5000 series graphics products
  • YouTube playback may become frozen with Microsoft Edge player and Chrome when played on an extended display on some AMD Ryzen 7 3000 series and AMD Ryzen 4000 series APU system configurations.
  • Modifying the HDMI Scaling slider may cause FPS to become locked to 30.
  • AMD is investigating isolated reports of intermittent system hangs while exiting system sleep on some AMD Ryzen 3000 Series Mobile Processors with Radeon Graphics.
  • Some games may exhibit stutter intermittently during gameplay on Radeon RX 5000 series graphics products.
  • AMD will continue to monitor and investigate any new reports of black screen or system hang issues during extended periods of gameplay closely. Users are encouraged to use the new Bug Reporting Tool for any issues they may encounter.

The Radeon Software Adrenalin 2020 Edition 20.7.2 installation package can be downloaded from the following links:

Radeon Software Adrenalin 2020 Edition 20.7.2 Driver for Windows 10 64-bit
Radeon Software Adrenalin 2020 Edition 20.7.2 Driver for Windows 7 64-bit

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  1. Tried it on my friends rx580 8GB. Artifacts unless i reverted back. Awful luck for my friend its either AMD gpu drivers or its his hardware/software configuration.
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