465.89 WHQL

462.07 is available for Windows 10×64.

  • Outriders
  • Evil Genius 2: World Domination

This driver formally introduce Resizable BAR support for GeForce RTX 3000 cards desktop and mobile discrete GPUs. Preliminary (beta) support is also added for virtualization on GeForce GPUs. A BIOS update maybe needed for some RTX 3000 cards.

FIXES AND UPDATES

  • [Rainbow Six Siege][Vulkan]: Smoke appears pixelated. [3266916]
  • [Vulkan][X4: Foundations 4.00/X4: Cradle of Humanity] The game may crash on GeForce RTX 30 Series. [200701230]
  • [GeForce RTX 3090]: Blue-screen crash occurs when Samsung Odyssey G9 is paired with HDMI TV. [3240366]
  • [GeForce RTX 2060]: Blue-screen crash (DPC_WATCHDOGS_VIOLATION) occurs when playing a game and watching YouTube video simultaneously. [3196272]
  • [Sunset Overdrive]: The application may display random green corruption if Depth of Field is enabled from in-game settings [2750770]
  • Realtek DisplayPort-to-HDMI 2.1 protocol converter clock limited to 600 MHz pixel clock [3202060]
  • [G-SYNC][NVIDIA Ampere/Turing GPU architecture]: GPU power consumption may increase in idle mode on systems using certain higher refresh-rate G-SYNC monitors. [200667566].

FESTERING ISSUES

  • [World of Warcraft: Shadowlands]: Random flicker may occur in certain locations in the game [3206341] -> NVIDIA and Blizzard are aware of the reported issues and working together to root cause and resolve them.
  • [Supreme Commander/Supreme Commander 2]: The games experience low FPS. [3231218/3230880] -> Fixed in next driver
  • [Batman Arkham Knight]: The game crashes when turbulence smoke is enabled. [3202250]
  • [Adobe Camera RAW 12.x]: RAW files may show up black in Adobe Lightroom. [3266883]
  • [Steam VR game]: Stuttering and lagging occur upon launching a game while any GPU hardware monitoring tool is running in the background. [3152190]
  • [VR]: Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 VR may stutter if Hardware-accelerated GPU scheduling is disabled. [3246674]
  • [YouTube]: Video playback stutters while scrolling down the YouTube page. [3129705]
  • [Notebook]: Some Pascal-based notebooks w/ high refresh rate displays may randomly drop to 60Hz during gameplay. [3009452]

nVidia has seen many reports over problems with Gears 5 and they posted on their forum that they want GeForce users to report any issues found. Grand Theft Auto 5 crashes are being discussed with the game developer to fix the problems.

Some reports of slower performance can be corrected with DDU or resetting windows.

RTX 3060 MINING

A leaked beta driver with an insider version of Windows circumvented the mining cap.

ISSUES

Selecting a clean install with this driver, it will ask to reboot to continue installation. Save your work before installing this driver.

DRIVER TEST MACHINE

ChassisCorsair Obsidian 750D Airflow Edition
PSUCorsair HX1000i
MotherboardMSI X57-A PRO
CPUAMD Ryzen R5 3600
MemoryG.Skill Flare X DDR4-3200 4x8GB
StorageSamsung 980 PRO 2TB
Intel 665p 2048 GB M.2 NVMe SSD
Graphics HardwareEVGA GeForce RTX 2080 Black Edition
Operating SystemMicrosoft Windows 10 Professional x64
NetworkDOCIS 3 cable internet