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AMD Driver Auto detect Issue

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Last response: in Graphics & Displays
February 18, 2013 8:44:49 AM

I think my GPU drivers are out of date so i went to this site

However this site detects that i should install a very old version of the driver

Name File Size Revision Number Release

AMD Driver Autodetect 774 KB 1.0 7/17/2011

^^^^^^ That is like 2 years old. should i still install it?

My current version is:
Card name: ASUS EAH6570 Series
Manufacturer: ATI Technologies Inc.
Chip type: ATI display adapter (0x6759)
DAC type: Internal DAC(400MHz)
Device Key: Enum\PCI\VEN_1002&DEV_6759&SUBSYS_04031043&REV_00
Display Memory: 3785 MB
Dedicated Memory: 1010 MB
Shared Memory: 2775 MB
Current Mode: 1280 x 1024 (32 bit) (60Hz)
Monitor Name: Generic PnP Monitor
Monitor Model: LEN L1711pC
Monitor Id: LEN13B7
Native Mode: 1280 x 1024(p) (60.020Hz)
Output Type: HD15
Driver Name: aticfx64.dll,aticfx64.dll,aticfx64.dll,aticfx32,aticfx32,aticfx32,atiumd64.dll,atidxx64.dll,atidxx64.dll,atiumdag,atidxx32,atidxx32,atiumdva,atiumd6a.cap,atitmm64.dll
Driver File Version: 8.17.0010.1083 (English)
Driver Version: 8.861.0.0
DDI Version: 11

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a b U Graphics card
February 18, 2013 9:07:29 AM

That's the last official driver release from Asus. If you manually select the download for a caed with the AMD Radeon HD 6570 engine you will be send to the latest Catalyst version 13.1.
February 18, 2013 9:15:49 AM

is the 13.1 better?
a b U Graphics card
February 18, 2013 12:09:21 PM

Maybe! To figure out, if you need any of the improvement or bugfixes, you had to go through all the release notes. Skip that and just install it. :)