The Catalyst™ software suite 5.5 contains the following:
- Radeon™ display driver 8.132
- Multimedia Center™ 9.08
- HydraVision™ 3.25.0006
- HydraVision™ Basic Edition 3.25.9006
- Remote Wonder 3.02
- WDM Driver Install Bundle
- Southbridge/IXP Driver
- Catalyst™ Control Center Version 5.5
-Consistent performance improvements
-ATI OVERDRIVE™, ATI’s new solution that optimizes graphics processor performance.
-Industry's most stable 3D acceleration software
-Fully supported by ATI’s “Customer Care” program
-VPU RECOVER significantly reduces the number of system crashes caused by graphics hardware hangs.
-SMARTGART™ determines and dynamically adjusts AGP bus settings to ensure maximum stability
-SMARTSHADER™ effects support the latest and most realistic pixel shader effects in Direct3D and OpenGL applications
-Unified Direct 3D™ and OpenGL® control panel provides full control over performance and image quality settings
-Gamers can now use personal game profiles
-HYDRAVISION™ Basic Edition provides a new, easy-to-use interface to configure and manage multiple monitors
-The eRecord feature provides a mechanism for software components to output error messages. A new System Messages (Event Viewer) menu has been added to the CATALYST™ CONTROL CENTER System Tray. This launches the Event Viewer, providing a mechanism for users to view the error messages.
- Enhanced HDTV support. The HDTV user interface has been significantly modified, making it much easier to select and configure the correct resolution for your HDTV when using the Component Video or DVI connection. The Displays Manager wizard has also been updated to assist users in setting up and configuring Component Video HDTV for the optimal viewing experience.
Catalyst 5.5 Release Notes
Download Pure Display Driver (without Control Panel) - 9.92 MB
Caution: The CATALYST™ CONTROL CENTER requires that Microsoft's .NET Framework Version 1.1 be installed. Without .NET Version 1.1 installed the CATALYST™ CONTROL CENTER will not launch properly, and the user will see an error message as a result
Download CATALYST Driver 5.5 with Control Center - 33.1 MB
Downloads For Other Systems
Download ATI Catalyst Beta 4 Driver for WinXP 64-Bit Edition