In response to the arrival of Windows 11, many PC makers are working on Windows 11 compatible drivers. Recently, AMD driver added support for Windows 11: Ryzen driver version 3.09.01.140. Now, you can find some related information from this MiniTool post.
Windows 11 Will Be Launched on October 5, 2021
The new version of Windows, Windows 11 version 21H2, will be launched on October 5, 2021. Before the official release date, users can join the Beta Channel of the Windows Insider Program and upgrade their computer to Windows 11 to try the beta builds.
Microsoft has issued new hardware and system requirements for Windows 11. A Windows 11 compatible computer should meet the following characteristics:
- A 1GHz or faster with 2 or more cores on a compatible 64-bit processor.
- 4GB RAM or more.
- 64 GB or larger storage.
- TPM version 2.0 enabled.
- DirectX 12 compatible graphics / WDDM 2.x.
- >9” with HD Resolution (720p) display.
Do you know how to safely and free download Windows 11 on your computer? In this post, we will show you some available methods.
AMD Driver Adds Support for Windows 11
Many PC manufactures are preparing to release drivers and applications for Windows 11. For example, both Intel and Nvidia have released new drivers that are compatible with both Windows 11 21H2 and Windows 11 21H2. Now, AMD launches drivers for Windows 11 and it is Ryzen driver version 3.09.01.140.
Ryzen Driver Version 3.09.01.140
According to the statement from AMD, this driver has all features that are found in Radeon Software on Windows 11, including Radeon Roost, Radeon Anti-Lag, Radeon Image Sharpening, etc. This update also solved the potential problems with Windows 11 on supported chipsets.
The driver is for Windows 7 and Windows 10 devices that are equipped with AMD Radeon™ graphics, AMD Radeon Pro graphics, or AMD processors with Radeon graphics. Of course, during the downloading process, you need to make sure your network connection is enabled and works normally.
If your device is not a Windows 11 supported device, it still won’t be an eligible device after you install this Windows 11 driver from AMD.
AMD Driver for Windows 11 Download and Install
AMD has released the driver download source to the public. You can go to the company’s AMD Drivers and Support site to download it.
After downloading it, you can double-click it to open it and click the Install button to install it on your computer. The installing process will take a while and it needs you to click a few buttons to continue the installation. Besides, your screen may show a black screen during the process several times. It is normal. You should not worry about it. At last, your device will restart to complete the installation.
AMD also released Radeon Software Adrenalin 21.9.1 driver. It supports Smart Access Memory for Radeon RX 5000 graphics cards. If you are interested in this driver, you can search for it on the internet to learn more information.
How to Update AMD Drivers on Windows?
You’d better keep the AMD drivers up-to-date on your computer if you want to experience game performance or fix driver issues.
There are three ways to update AMD drivers: use Device Manager, use AMD Radeon settings, or download the latest AMD driver from the official AMD site.
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