Nvidia released the graphics driver 388.71 WHQL for Microsoft's Windows operating system today. The graphics driver comes with Game Ready support for the smash hit Playerunknown's Battlegrounds, support for CUDA 9.1, and several driver fixes.
The new driver is already available on Nvidia's official drivers download website, and to users who run the GeForce Experience software on their Windows machines.
It is recommended that you read the following resources carefully before you run the update or installer.
It is highly recommended that you install only the components that you need, and not all of the components. If you don't make use of 3D for instance or have the necessary hardware, you may not want to install the 3D components that the driver comes with.
The latest Nvidia graphics driver for Windows comes with support or improvements for the following games and features:
The new driver fixes several issues that users may have experienced in the past:
Nvidia published a list of open issues. It is recommended that you go through the list of open issues before you update the graphics driver or install it on a machine running Windows:
Check out the release notes for the graphics driver release for additional information.
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