The latest GRD or Game Ready Driver for NVIDIA is version 512.77. This contains launch day support for Evil Dead: The Game. This particular driver contains DLSS Support to boost framerates for those who use it.
Also, we will see a day-0 support for the upcoming release of Dolmen and Vampire: The Masquerade – Swansong. These two titles are soon going to be released for PC, and NVIDIA Claims a day-0 support for both of them as well.
But along with the driver update, there were some issues introduced to the system. In this post, we will see the detailed content of the update as well as some of the issues that users are facing after they have installed the update.
What is the content for NVIDIA GRD 512.77 Driver and some of the issues?
To start off with, the game-ready driver 512.77 introduces NVIDIA DLSS Support for Evil Dead: The Game. What NVIDIA has shown us is that it can increase your framerates for the game by about 44 FPS if you can use the Performance Mode for DLSS.
I have tested the game for the same and I did not get such a massive boost. But, it did help with the framerates. Here is the post where I covered the best graphics settings for Evil Dead: The Game.
As for Dolmen and Vampire: The Masquerade – Swansong, here is what NVIDIA has to say regarding the Day-0 Support:
Game Ready Drivers include optimizations, enhancements, and more, to support the latest releases and newest title updates. In this driver, we’re also bringing you support for:
- Dolmen: Massive Work Studio’s horror-action-RPG launches May 20th, taking players to a hostile alien world in search of the titular Dolmen, crystals with world-changing properties.
- Vampire: The Masquerade – Swansong: Launching May 19th, Swansongis a new narrative RPG set in the popular Vampire universe, giving players three storylines to shape with important life and death decisions.
Here are the details of what GRD 512.77 holds for users:
NVIDIA GRD 512.77 Driver Contents
Fixed Issues in this Release:
- [Adobe Premiere Pro]: Fixed intermittent DirectX-related crashes. 
- [NVIDIA Ampere GPU]: With the GPU connected to an HDMI 2.1 audio/video receiver, audio may drop out when playing back Dolby Atmos. 
- Club 3D CAC-1085 dongle is limited to a maximum resolution of 4K at 60Hz. 
- [GeForce RTX 3090 Ti] Oculus Rift S/Pimax 8Kx is not detected. 
- Videos played back in Microsoft Edge may appear green if NVIDIA Image Scaling is enabled upon resuming from hibernate or booting with fastboot 
- [DirectX 12] Shadowplay recordings may appear over-exposed when Use HDR is enabled from the Windows display settings. 
- [Assassin’s Creed Origins] Game displays flicker when a character is underwater near a boat 
Download Link – Here
What are some of the issues with 512.77?
Here are some of the issues we personally faced and found out from other players about this update. Let’s check them out:
- DSR Factors (DL) Screen Blinking in Windows 11.
- Random black screen flashing on PC.
- Installation Failed.
- Audio Crackling After Sleep Mode on PC.
- UE5 Editor D3D12 paging bug
We sincerely hope that NVIDIA looks into this and fixes some of the open and reported issues as soon as they can. They are open to you reporting them your problems. Kindly do that if you are facing any issues and cannot find any answers.
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Last Updated on May 24, 2022
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