Article Number
RN-RAD-WIN-19-7-1

Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.7.1 Highlights

Support For

  • AMD Radeon™ RX 5700 Series Graphics
  • AMD Radeon Image Sharpening(1)
    • New feature available in Radeon Settings that can be enabled for DirectX®9, DirectX®12 and Vulkan® games on AMD Radeon RX 5700 Series Graphics. Provides contrast-adaptive sharpening combined with optional GPU upscaling that helps draw out detail and provide crisp-looking visuals.
  • AMD Radeon Anti-Lag(2)
    • New feature available in Radeon Settings that can be enabled for DirectX®9 and DirectX®11 games that improves input-to-display response time with up to 31% reduction in lag.RS-295
  • AMD Link(3)
    • Now supports auto-discovery mode and one-tap connection, allowing you to easily connect your Radeon PC and AMD Link App.
    • Now supports connections to Apple TV and Android TV with a new simplified TV interface.
  • AMD Radeon Chill(4)
    • Now supports display-aware tuning which sets frame-rate caps to match your monitors refresh rate providing up to 2.5x more power savings than before.RS-294 Display-aware tuning works with fixed-refresh monitors or with variable-refresh Radeon FreeSync™-capable displays.
  • AMD Radeon WattMan(5)
    • New power gauge readout available in Performance Metrics Overlay and Radeon WattMan.
    • Auto Tuning features now provide a summary readout of tuning changes.
  • Settings Snapshot(6)
    • New feature available in Radeon Settings that allows you to create, save and load your custom settings and configurations for Radeon Settings.
  • Automatic Low Latency Mode(7)
    • Allows supported graphics products to communicate with your connected TV and enter low-latency (gaming) mode automatically.

Fixed Issues

  • Graphics driver may not uninstall correctly when using the express uninstall option on some Ryzen APUs.
  • Performance Metrics Overlay may intermittently display incorrect colors when being displayed in game.
  • Radeon Overlay may fail to appear or invoke when playing DOOM™.
  • Radeon Overlay may fail to appear or invoke when a game is running fullscreen on Windows®7 system configurations.
  • Some users may be experiencing AMD DLL file signing issues with Easy Anti-Cheat™. A clean install of Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.7.1 may be required to fix this issue.

Known Issues

  • With Radeon Image Sharpening enabled, Radeon Overlay may flicker in DirectX®9 or Vulkan® applications or games.
  • Radeon ReLive streaming and uploading of videos and other content to Facebook™ is currently unavailable.
  • Audio for clips captured by Radeon ReLive may be corrupted or garbled when desktop recording is enabled.
  • Textures in Star Wars® Battlefront II may appear pixelated or blurry when using DirectX®11 API.
  • ASUS TUF Gaming FX505 may experience discrete GPU connection issues with devices disappearing from device manager when the system is idle.
  • Minor stuttering may occur when playing Fortnite™ during the first few minutes of gameplay on AMD Radeon RX 5700 Series Graphics.
  • Valve Index headset may experience flicker when launching SteamVR on AMD Radeon RX 5700 Series Graphics.
  • Radeon RX 5700 Series Graphics may experience a black screen during uninstall on Windows®7 system configurations. A work around is to perform uninstall in safe mode.
  • Recording clips with Radeon ReLive may result in blank clips on Radeon RX 5700 Series Graphics with Windows®7 system configurations.
  • League of Legends™ may fail to launch on Radeon RX 5700 Series Graphics with Windows®7 system configurations.
  • Radeon Settings may not appear in the right click desktop context menu on Windows®7 system configurations.

AMD Link Known Issues

  • Radeon WattMan functionality is currently not available in AMD Link for Radeon VII and Radeon RX 5700 Series Graphics products.
  • The manual connection method for AMD Link may Intermittently fail to connect on Android TV.
  • AMD Link TV may experience video corruption while playing back videos from the ReLive gallery on Windows® 7 system configurations.
  • AMD Link TV applications are currently only available in English.


Important Notes

  • AMD Ryzen™ Mobile Processors with Radeon™ Vega Graphics FAQ for Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition can be found here.

Footnotes

  • (1) Compatible with: AMD Radeon™ RX 5700 Series Graphics. Supports Windows®10. DX 9, 12 and Vulkan® APIs.
  • (2) Compatible with: AMD Radeon™ GCN-based discrete graphics and newer. DirectX® 11 support available on GCN-based and RDNA-based discrete Radeon™ GPUs and Ryzen™ APUs with Radeon™ Vega graphics. DirectX® 9 support available on RDNA-based discrete Radeon™ GPUs. Supports Windows®7 and Windows®10.
  •  RS-295 - AMD Radeon Anti-Lag Performance - Testing conducted by AMD Performance Labs as of June 4th, 2019 on the 8GB Radeon™ RX 5700, using a test system comprising of Intel i7 9700K CPU (3.6 GHz), 16GB DDR4-3200MHz memory, and Windows 10x64 with Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.7.1. PC manufacturers may vary configurations, yielding different results. With Anti-Lag OFF at 3840x2160p using DX11, Apex Legends (ultra-high preset), Tom Clancy’s The Division 2 (high preset), Dota 2 (maximum preset), Fortnite (high preset), Overwatch (epic preset), PlayerUnknown’s Battleground (ultra preset), and Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege had an average input to display latency of 54.6ms, 44.8ms, 22.4ms, 54.4ms, 29.7ms, 48.3ms, 34.1ms, respectively, versus a 36.8ms, 30.2ms, 17.3ms, 35.5ms, 20.5ms, 33.0ms, and 23.6ms latency with Anti-Lag ON, respectively, leading to a 33%, 33%, 23%, 35%, 31%, 32%, and 31% reduction in latency with Anti-Lag ON, respectively. Comparing Anti-Lag ON vs OFF, Anti-Lag reduces average latency by 31%. Performance may vary based on use of latest drivers.
  • (3) AMD Link requires phone or tablet which supports Android 5.0 and greater or iOS 11 and greater. Compatible with: AMD Radeon™ GCN-based discrete graphics and newer and Ryzen™ APUs with Radeon™ Vega graphics. Supports Windows© 7 and 10. Supports Android TV: 720p, Version 5.1 and above, TvOS: Version 12.x or later, AppleTV 4th and 5th gen supported.
  • (4) Compatible with: AMD Radeon™ GCN-based discrete graphics and newer and Ryzen™ APUs with Radeon™ Vega graphics. Supports Windows© 7 and 10.
  • RS-294- AMD Radeon Chill Improvement - Testing conducted by AMD Performance Labs as of May 28th, 2019 on the 8GB Radeon™ RX 5700, using a test system comprising of Intel i7 9700K CPU (3.6 GHz), 16GB DDR4-3200MHz memory, and Windows 10x64 with Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.7.1. PC manufacturers may vary configurations, yielding different results. With Radeon™ Chill OFF at 2560x1440p, Dota 2 (Ultra preset, DX11), Overwatch (Epic preset, DX11), World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth (Level 10 preset, DX12), and Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 (Very High preset, DX11) consumed 201.6W, 217.7W, 217.3W, and 216.8W, respectively. With the Radeon™ Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.6.3 default Radeon™ Chill framerate range (70-144FPS) on a 60Hz monitor, Dota 2, Overwatch, World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth, and Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 consumed 77.4W, 177.2W, 130.0W, and 178.2W, respectively. With the Radeon™ Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.7.1 default Radeon™ Chill framerate range (30-60FPS) on a 60Hz monitor, Dota 2, Overwatch, World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth, and Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 consumed 54.5W, 71.6W, 63.6W, and 91.5W, respectively. Comparing default power consumption with the Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.6.3 Radeon Chill FPS range, Dota 2, Overwatch, World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth, and Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 consumed 62%, 19%, 40%, and 18% lower power, respectively, whereas Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.7.1 Radeon Chill versus default consumed 73%, 67%, 71%, and 58% lower power, respectively. Comparing Radeon™ Chill’s power reduction on a 60Hz monitor in Dota 2, Overwatch, World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth, and Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, Radeon Chill now saves 1.18x, 3.61x, 1.76x, and 3.24x more power with Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.7.1 vs 19.6.3, or 2.45x more average power savings. Performance may vary based on use of latest drivers.
  • (5) Power Gauge features compatible with: AMD Radeon 400 series discrete graphics products and newer. Auto Tuning features compatible with: AMD Radeon Vega series discrete graphics products and newer. Supports Windows© 7 and 10.
  • (6) Compatible with: AMD Radeon™ GCN-based discrete graphics and newer. Supports Windows© 7 and 10.
  • (7) Compatible with: AMD Radeon™ RX 5700 Series Graphics. Requires a connected HDMI®2.1 specification supported TV that supports low-latency modes. Supports Windows© 7 and 10.


Package Contents

The Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.7.1 installation package contains the following:

  • Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.7.1 Driver Version 19.30.01.09 (Windows Driver Store Version 26.20.13001.9005)

The Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.7.1 installation package can be downloaded from the following links:

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Installing Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition

For detailed instructions on how to correctly uninstall or install Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition, please refer to the following support resources:

NOTE: 
This driver is not intended for use on AMD Radeon products running in Apple Boot Camp platforms. Users of these platforms should contact their system manufacturer for driver support.

When installing Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 19.7.1 for the Windows® operating system, the user must be logged on as Administrator, or have Administrator rights to complete the installation of Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 19.7.1.

Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 19.7.1 requires Windows 7 Service Pack 1 to be installed.

Radeon Product Compatibility

Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 19.7.1 is compatible with the following AMD Radeon products.

Radeon™ RX 5700 Series Graphics AMD Radeon™ R9 200 Series Graphics
Radeon™ VII Radeon™ RX 500 / Radeon 500X  Series Graphics
Radeon RX Vega Series Graphics AMD Radeon™ Pro Duo
Radeon™ RX 400 Series Graphics AMD Radeon™ R7 200 Series Graphics
AMD Radeon™ R7 300 Series Graphics AMD Radeon™ R5 300 Series Graphics
AMD Radeon™ R9 Fury Series Graphics AMD Radeon™ R5 200 Series Graphics
AMD Radeon™ R9 Nano Series Graphics AMD Radeon™ HD 8500 - HD 8900 Series Graphics
AMD Radeon™ R9 300 Series Graphics AMD Radeon™ HD 7700 - HD 7900 Series Graphics

Mobility Radeon™ Product Compatibility

Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 19.7.1 is a notebook reference graphics driver with limited support for system vendor specific features.

AMD Radeon™ 630 AMD Radeon™ R9 M200 Series Graphics
AMD Radeon™ R7 M400 Series Graphics AMD Radeon™ R7 M200 Series Graphics
AMD Radeon™ R9 M300 Series Graphics AMD Radeon™ R5 M200 Series Graphics
AMD Radeon™ R7 M300 Series Graphics AMD Radeon™ HD 8500M - HD 8900M Series Graphics
AMD Radeon™ R5 M300 Series Graphics AMD Radeon™ HD 7700M - HD 7900M Series Graphics

​​​​AMD Processors with Radeon Graphics Product Compatibility

Important Note for Laptop and All-In-One (AIO) PCs 
AMD recommends OEM-provided drivers which are customized and validated for their system-specific features and optimizations.
If you experience issues using the Radeon™ Software Adrenalin Edition driver package downloaded from AMD.com, please install the OEM-provided drivers for full support and compatibility.

DESKTOP

MOBILE

AMD Ryzen™ Processors with Radeon™ Vega graphics AMD Ryzen™ Mobile processors with Radeon™ Vega graphics
AMD Ryzen™ PRO Processors with Radeon™ Vega graphics     AMD Athlon™ Mobile Processors with Radeon™ Vega Graphics
AMD Athlon™ Processors with Radeon™ Vega Graphics AMD A-Series and FX processors with Radeon graphics
AMD Athlon™ PRO Processors with Radeon™ Vega Graphics AMD Ryzen™ PRO Mobile processors with Radeon™ Vega graphics
AMD A-Series APUs with Radeon™ R4, R5, R6, or R7 Graphics AMD Athlon™ PRO Mobile processors with Radeon™ Vega graphics
AMD Pro A-Series APUs with Radeon™ R5 or R7 Graphics AMD A-Series™ PRO processors with Radeon™ graphics
AMD Athlon™ Series APUs with Radeon™ R3 Graphics AMD FX-Series APUs with Radeon™ R7 Graphics
AMD Sempron™ Series APUs with Radeon™ R3 Graphics AMD E-Series APUs with Radeon™ R2 Graphics
  AMD Radeon™ HD 8180 - HD 8400 Series Graphics

Compatible Operating Systems

Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 19.7.1 is designed to support the following Microsoft® Windows® platforms. Operating System support may vary depending on your specific AMD Radeon product.

  • Windows® 10 64-bit version
  • Windows 7 64-bit version with SP1 or higher

AMD Issue Reporting Form

This driver release incorporates suggestions received through the AMD Issue Reporting Form. To provide us with your feedback, visit the AMD Issue Reporting Form.​ 


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