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Nov 15, 2017

NVIDIA releases Game-Ready driver for Star Wars Battlefront II, also boosts performance for Destiny 2

From Press Release:

Hot on the heels of our Star Wars inspired GPUs comes the Star Wars™ Battlefront™ II Game Ready driver from NVIDIA. Star Wars Battlefront II is launching worldwide on November 17, 2017, but GeForce Gamers are Game Ready today with the most recent Game Ready Driver.

As an added bonus this driver provides a significant performance boost in Destiny 2.

Game Ready for Star WarsTM Battlefront™ II!

Available on or before launch day, NVIDIA Game Ready Drivers provide the best experience for GeForce gamers in these titles because NVIDIA engineers work up until the last possible minute to optimize performance and perfect gameplay.  And as an additional verification of quality, every Game Ready Driver is WHQL-certified by Microsoft.

Double-Digit Improvements in Destiny 2

Destiny 2 players are going to get a free performance upgrade by loading up this new Game Ready Driver, with big double-digit jumps in the highest resolutions.

Destiny 2 GeForce Game Ready 388.31 WHQL Performance Improvement Summary
Graphics Card 2560×1440 Improvement 3840×2160 Improvement
GeForce GTX 1060 (3GB) 39%
GeForce GTX 1060 (6GB) 37%
GeForce GTX 1070 Ti 30% 46%
GeForce GTX 1080 40% 47%
GeForce GTX 1080 Ti 45% 53%
GeForce GTX 1080 2-Way SLI 28% 41%

Our driver team’s job does not end once a game launches. They work tirelessly to continue improving performance even after a game launches. The fruits of their labor can be seen with the performance improvements in Destiny 2.

This driver will also provide the best performance for Injustice 2.

Game Ready driver story on GeForce.com: https://www.geforce.com/whats-new/articles/star-wars-battlefront-ii-game-ready-driver