Nvidia Releases GeForce Game Ready Driver 516.94 WHQL


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Nvidia has just released the GeForce Game Ready Driver 516.94 WHQL. This latest update provides enhanced support for Marvel’s Spider-Man Remastered, Madden NFL 23, and the Beta release of Super People. Also included is support for newly validated G-Sync compatible monitors in addition to multiple bug fixes. For complete details and a download link, please continue reading Nvidia’s press release below.

NVIDIA GeForce Game Ready Driver 516.94 WHQL

Game Ready for Marvel’s Spider-Man Remastered

Our latest GeForce Game Ready driver delivers the definitive #RTXON experience in Marvel’s Spider-Man Remastered, which on PC is enhanced with NVIDIA DLSS, NVIDIA DLAA, NVIDIA HBAO+, and upgraded ray tracing.

Our new driver also includes optimizations for Madden NFL 23 and the upcoming SUPER PEOPLE beta, and introduces support for 18 new G-SYNC Compatible gaming monitors and 13 new Optimal Playable Settings.

Read on to learn more, and to download and install on Windows 10 and Windows 11 systems, simply fire up GeForce Experience and click the “Drivers” tab.

Marvel's Spider-Man Remastered
Marvel’s Spider-Man Remastered

Always Game Ready For New Games & Updates

Game Ready Drivers include optimizations, enhancements and more to support the latest releases and newest title updates. In this driver, we’re bringing you support for:

  • Madden NFL 23: The latest edition of Electronic Arts’ American Football sports game launches August 19.
  • SUPER PEOPLE: The new battle royale’s final beta begins August 17th, and is enhanced with NVIDIA DLSS and NVIDIA Reflex.

Support For Newly Validated G-SYNC Compatible Displays

MANUFACTURERMODELHDRSIZELCD TypeResolutionVRR Range
ACERXB273U ZYes27IPS2560×1440 (QHD)48-240Hz
ASUSXG256QNo25IPS1920×1080 (FHD)48-165Hz
ASUSXG276QYes27IPS1920×1080 (FHD)48-144Hz
ASUSPG48UQYes48OLED3840×2160 (4K)48-120Hz
AOCQ24G2Yes24IPS2560×1440 (QHD)48-165Hz
Corsair32UHD144Yes32IPS3840×2160 (4K)48-144Hz
LG32GQ850Yes32IPS2560×1440 (QHD)48-240Hz
LG32GQ950Yes24IPS2560×1440 (QHD)48-165Hz
LG48GQ900Yes48OLED3840×2160 (4K)48-120Hz
LG49WQ95CYes49IPS5120×1440 (QHDx2)48-144Hz
LG TVLX1QYes55/48/42OLED3840×2160 (4K)40-120Hz
Philips27M1N5200PAYes27IPS1920×1080 (FHD)48-240Hz
Philips27M1N5500ZAYes27IPS2560×1440 (QHD)48-170Hz
Philips77OLED807/12Yes77OLED3840×2160 (4K)48-120Hz
PhilipsPHL24M1N5500ZYes24IPS2560×1440 (QHD)48-165Hz
PhilipsPHL252M1RPEYes25IPS1920×1080 (FHD)48-240Hz
PhilipsPHL27M1N3200ZNo27IPS1920×1080 (FHD)48-165Hz
PhilipsPHL27M1N5200PNo27IPS1920×1080 (FHD)48-240Hz

New Games Supported By GeForce Experience’s Optimal Settings

  • Battle Teams 2
  • Captain of Industry
  • Dinkum
  • F1Ⓡ 22
  • Hell Pie
  • Lineage II
  • Nightmare Breaker
  • Post Scriptum
  • PowerWash Simulator
  • Starship Troopers – Terran Command
  • STRANGER OF PARADISE FINAL FANTASY ORIGIN
  • Stray
  • Warstride Challenges

Fixed Issues

  • [Apex Legends] Improves gameplay stability. [3661210]
  • [Red Dead Redemption 2] Performance improvement when using DLSS is lower compared to previous drivers. [3700239]
  • [Overwatch] Game may freeze on launching a match. [3696921]
  • [MSI GE66 Raider 10UG/MSI GE76 Raider 10UH] Windows brightness setting does not work when notebook is in dedicated GPU mode. [3693207] [3693211]
  • [Chivalry 2] Toggling DLSS preset may cause gameplay to shimmer or show black rectangle. [3692024]
  • [Dungeons 3] Game will crash on startup. [3691274]
  • [Destiny 2] Game may randomly freeze after launching game or during gameplay. [3685638]
  • [Prepar3D] Light sources display flashing black boxes. [3684206]
  • [Xbox Application] Windowed G-SYNC engages and cause stutter/ sluggish performance in Xbox app. [3674419]
  • [NVIDIA Ampere GPU]: With the GPU connected to an HDMI 2.1 audio/video receiver, audio may drop out when playing back Dolby Atmos. [3345965]

Known Issues

  • [RTX 30 series] PC monitor may not wake from display sleep when GPU is also connected to an HDMI 2.1 TV, and the TV is powered off. [3645633]
  • Toggling HDR on and off in-game causes game stability issues when non-native resolution is used. [3624030]
  • Videos played back in Microsoft Edge may appear green if NVIDIA Image Scaling is enabled upon resuming from hibernate or booting with fastboot. [3624218]
  • [DirectX 12] Shadowplay recordings may appear over exposed when Use HDR is enabled from the Windows display settings. [200742937]
  • Monitor may briefly flicker on waking from display sleep if DSR/DLDSR is enabled. [3592260]
  • [RTX 30 series] Lower performance in Minecraft Java Edition. [3702953]
  • External display may not be detected when connected via USB-C on certain Razer notebooks. [3690673]
  • [Forza Horizon 5] Rainbow like artifacts in game after driver update. [3685123]

Product Compatibility

DESKTOP
NVIDIA TITANNVIDIA TITAN RTX, NVIDIA TITAN V, NVIDIA TITAN Xp, NVIDIA TITAN X (Pascal), GeForce GTX TITAN X
GeForce RTX 30GeForce RTX 3090 Ti, GeForce RTX 3090, GeForce RTX 3080 Ti, GeForce RTX 3080 (10GB/12GB), GeForce RTX 3070 Ti, GeForce RTX 3070, GeForce RTX 3060 Ti, GeForce RTX 3060, GeForce RTX 3050
GeForce RTX 20GeForce RTX 2080 Ti, GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER, GeForce RTX 2080, GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER, GeForce RTX 2070, GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER, GeForce RTX 2060 12GB, GeForce RTX 2060
GeForce 16GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER, GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER, GeForce GTX 1660 Ti, GeForce GTX 1660, GeForce GTX 1650
GeForce 10GeForce GTX 1080 Ti, GeForce GTX 1080, GeForce GTX 1070 Ti, GeForce GTX 1070, GeForce GTX 1060, GeForce GTX 1050 Ti, GeForce GTX 1050, GeForce GT 1030, GeForce GT 1010
GeForce 900GeForce GTX 980 Ti, GeForce GTX 980, GeForce GTX 970, GeForce GTX 960, GeForce GTX 950
GeForce 700GeForce GTX 750 Ti, GeForce GTX 750, GeForce GTX 745 (All Maxwell GPUs)
MOBILE
GeForce RTX 30GeForce RTX 3080 Ti Laptop GPU, GeForce RTX 3080 Laptop GPU, GeForce RTX 3070 Ti Laptop GPU, GeForce RTX 3070 Laptop GPU, GeForce RTX 3060 Laptop GPU, GeForce RTX 3050 Ti Laptop GPU, GeForce RTX 3050 Laptop GPU
GeForce RTX 20GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER, GeForce RTX 2080, GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER, GeForce RTX 2070, GeForce RTX 2060
GeForce MXGeForce MX450, GeForce MX350, GeForce MX330, GeForce MX250, GeForce MX230, GeForce MX150, GeForce MX130, GeForce MX110
GeForce GTX 16GeForce GTX 1660 Ti, GeForce GTX 1650 Ti, GeForce GTX 1650
GeForce 10GeForce GTX 1080, GeForce GTX 1070, GeForce GTX 1060, GeForce GTX 1050 Ti, GeForce GTX 1050
GeForce 900MGeForce GTX 980, GeForce GTX 980M, GeForce GTX 970M, GeForce GTX 965M, GeForce GTX 960M, GeForce GTX 950M, GeForce 945M, GeForce 940MX, GeForce 930MX, GeForce 920MX, GeForce 940M, GeForce 930M
GeForce 800MGeForce GTX 860M, GeForce GTX 850M, GeForce 845M, GeForce 840M, GeForce 830M

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Nvidia has just released the GeForce Game Ready Driver 516.94 WHQL. This latest update provides enhanced support for Marvel's Spider-Man Remastered, Madden NFL 23, and the Beta release of Super People. Also included is support for newly validated G-Sync compatible monitors in addition to multiple bug fixes. For complete details and a download link, please continue reading Nvidia's press release below.

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