NVIDIA Releases GeForce Game Ready 516.94 WHQL Driver

NVIDIA has today released GeForce Game Ready 516.94 WHQL driver. The driver delivers the definitive experience for Marvel’s Spider-Man Remastered on PC, enhanced with NVIDIA DLSS, NVIDIA DLAA, NVIDIA HBAO+, and upgraded ray tracing. The driver also includes optimizations for Madden NFL 23 and Super People.

Game Ready

  • Marvel’s Spider-Man Remastered: In Marvel’s Spider-Man Remastered, the worlds of Peter Parker and Spider-Man collide in an original action-packed story. Play as an experienced Peter Parker, fighting big crime and iconic villains in Marvel’s New York. On August 12th, 2022, Insomniac Games’ critically acclaimed action adventure game, Marvel’s Spider-Man Remastered, comes to PC with numerous PC features, in collaboration with Nixxes Software.
  • 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

MANUFACTURER MODEL HDR SIZE LCD Type Resolution VRR Range
ACER XB273U Z Yes 27 IPS 2560×1440 (QHD) 48-240Hz
ASUS XG256Q No 25 IPS 1920×1080 (FHD) 48-165Hz
ASUS XG276Q Yes 27 IPS 1920×1080 (FHD) 48-144Hz
ASUS PG48UQ Yes 48 OLED 3840×2160 (4K) 48-120Hz
AOC Q24G2 Yes 24 IPS 2560×1440 (QHD) 48-165Hz
Corsair 32UHD144 Yes 32 IPS 3840×2160 (4K) 48-144Hz
LG 32GQ850 Yes 32 IPS 2560×1440 (QHD) 48-240Hz
LG 32GQ950 Yes 24 IPS 2560×1440 (QHD) 48-165Hz
LG 48GQ900 Yes 48 OLED 3840×2160 (4K) 48-120Hz
LG 49WQ95C Yes 49 IPS 5120×1440 (QHDx2) 48-144Hz
LG TV LX1Q Yes 55/48/42 OLED 3840×2160 (4K) 40-120Hz
Philips 27M1N5200PA Yes 27 IPS 1920×1080 (FHD) 48-240Hz
Philips 27M1N5500ZA Yes 27 IPS 2560×1440 (QHD) 48-170Hz
Philips 77OLED807/12 Yes 77 OLED 3840×2160 (4K) 48-120Hz
Philips PHL24M1N5500Z Yes 24 IPS 2560×1440 (QHD) 48-165Hz
Philips PHL252M1RPE Yes 25 IPS 1920×1080 (FHD) 48-240Hz
Philips PHL27M1N3200Z No 27 IPS 1920×1080 (FHD) 48-165Hz
Philips PHL27M1N5200P No 27 IPS 1920×1080 (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]

You can download the new GeForce Game Ready 516.94 WHQL driver from NVIDIA’s site here or through GeForce Experience.

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