Tag: amd

AMD could do better in notifying of their updates and fixes for the video adapter hardware drivers

Quite a number of AMD GPU based video cards are running outdated drivers for such modern task as low latency game streaming, and users have no clue that the video driver is letting them down. For example, a slice of version structure for those who “have things going rather well”: Current recommended (“stable”?) version is…

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Hardware accelerated JPEG video decoder MFT from AMD

Video GPU vendors (AMD, Intel, NVIDIA) ship their hardware with drivers, which in turn provide hardware-assisted decoder for JPEG (also known as MJPG and MJPEG. and Motion JPEG) video in form-factor of a Media Foundation Transform (MFT). JPEG is not included in DirectX Video Acceleration (DXVA) 2.0 specification, however hardware carries implementation for the decoder.…

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