Driver Update: ATi Catalyst 5.4

The Catalyst 5.4 drivers have been out for a while, but they were for Windows 2000 and XP. Two days ago, ATi released a version of these drivers for the 64-bit version of Windows XP. The download is over 31MB in size and contains the classic control panel. A version with the Catalyst Control Panel is not yet available. The release notes are via this link accessible, these are the most important things from it:

This driver supports the following ATi desktop products:

  • RADEON X850
  • RADEON X800
  • RADEON 9800 series
  • RADEON 9700 series
  • RADEON 9600 series
  • RADEON 9500 series
  • RADEON Xpress 200 series

Known Issues

  • Installing two display adapters into a system and attempting to play an OpenGL application on the secondary display device currently results in the application failing to play properly. Topic number 737-18923
  • The version number is currently unavailable when selecting support information for the ATI Control Panel found in the Add/Remove programs


Version number 5.4
Operating systems Windows XP x64
Website ati
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License type Freeware