GeForce Game Ready 472.12 for Windows 11
GeForce Game Ready 472.12 for Windows 11

Nvidia released an updated driver for the upcoming release of Windows 11. This time, it’s the GeForce Game Ready and Studio driver version 472.12.

New Features

  • Added support for Windows 11.
  • Added support for CUDA 11.4.
  • Added support for the RTX A2000 GPU.

Studio features

    • Resizable BAR boosts performance on GeForce RTX 30 Series Desktop and Notebook
      GPUs
    • Dynamic Boost 2.0 uses AI to balance power between the CPU, GPU, and GPU memory on
      laptops with the NVIDIA Ampere architecture – is now optimized for creative apps
    • Support for virtualization on GeForce GPUs, allowing users on a Linux host PC to enable
      GPU pass-through on a virtual Windows guest OS
  • Added support for DirectX 12 Agility SDK.
  • Version 471.11 and later includes security updates for driver components
    See the NVIDIA Security Bulletin 5172 and NVIDIA Security Bulletin 5211 for details.
  • Added support for extended DP-to-HDMI 2.1 PCON clock frequency range to better support
    8K TVs.
  • Changed the G-SYNC on-screen status indicator to be less obtrusive.