Version 310.70 - WHQL
Release Date Mon Dec 17, 2012
Operating System Windows 7 64-bit
Windows 8 64-bit
Language English (US)
File Size 214.12 MB

*This download includes the NVIDIA display driver and GeForce Experience application. Details for use of this NVIDIA software can be found in the NVIDIA End User License Agreement.

Release Highlights

As part of the NVIDIA Notebook Driver Program, this is a reference driver that can be installed on supported NVIDIA notebook GPUs. However, please note that your notebook original equipment manufacturer (OEM) provides certified drivers for your specific notebook on their website. NVIDIA recommends that you check with your notebook OEM about recommended software updates for your notebook. OEMs may not provide technical support for issues that arise from the use of this driver.

Before downloading this driver:

    Please check to make sure that your notebook has a supported GPU (refer to the Products Supported tab below).It is recommended that you backup your current system configuration. Click here for instructions.If you own a Dell Inspiron 1420, Dell XPS M1330, Dell XPS M1530, or Dell Latitude D630/D630c it is highly recommended that you first install this Dell software update.

This GeForce driver is recommended for the best experience in the blockbuster holiday games. GeForce R310 drivers add optimizations for Far Cry 3, providing up to 38% faster performance.

These drivers also include optimizations for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 and Assassin's Creed III, providing up to 26% faster performance in Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 and up to 18% faster performance in Assassin’s Creed III, as well as smooth, shimmer-free graphics with TXAA antialiasing in both games.

GeForce R310 Drivers:

    Performance Boost – Increases performance for GeForce 400/500/600 Series GPUs in several PC games vs. GeForce 306.97 WHQL drivers. Results will vary depending on your GPU and system configuration:
    GeForce GTX 680:
      Up to 38% in Far Cry 3Up to 26% in Call of Duty: Black Ops 2Up to 16% in Battlefield 3Up to 18% in Assassin's Creed IIIUp to 9% in The Elder Scrolls V: SkyrimUp to 6% in Medal of Honor: WarfighterUp to 6% in StarCraft IIUp to 6% in Dragon Age IIUp to 6% in Batman: Arkham CityUp to 5% in S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat
    GeForce GTX 660:
      Up to 24% in Call of Duty: Black Ops 2Up to 10% in Battlefield 3Up to 7% in The Elder Scrolls V: SkyrimUp to 6% in Far Cry 3Up to 5% in Dragon Age IIUp to 5% in Assassin's Creed IIIUp to 4% in Batman: Arkham CityUp to 4% in Medal of Honor: Warfighter
    NVIDIA SLI Technology Adds or updates the following SLI profiles:
      Dirt: Showdown – updated SLI profileDota 2 - updated SLI profileDou Zhan Shen – updated SLI profileF1 2012 - added SLI profileFIFA 13 – added SLI profileRed Orchestra 2: Heroes of Stalingrad – updated SLI profileHitman: Absolution – added SLI profileNatural Selection 2 – added SLI profilePrimal Carnage – added SLI profile
    NVIDIA 3D Vision – Adds or updates the following 3D Vision profiles:
      007 Legends - rated Fair Assassin's Creed III - rated Not Recommended Bloody Good Time - rated Good Bullet Run - rated Fair Bunch of Heroes - rated Good CABAL2 - rated Good Call of Duty Black Ops 2 - rated Good Carrier Command: Gaea Mission - rated 3D Vision Ready Dark Souls - rated Fair Dishonored - rated Fair Euro Truck Simulator 2 - rated Excellent FIFA 13 - rated GoodHawken - rated 3D Vision ReadyHitman: Absolution - rated FairI Am Alive - rated FairLucius - rated FairMabinogi Heroes - rated FairMedal of Honor: Warfighter - rated FairMetro: Last Light - rated GoodMLB 2K12 - rated FairNBA 2K12 - rated GoodNBA 2K13 - rated GoodNeed for Speed: Most Wanted - rated FairOf Orcs and Men - rated FairPainkiller: Hell & Damnation - rated FairPlanetside 2 - rated Not RecommendedPrepar3D - rated GoodSniper Elite V2 - rated PoorSniper: Ghost Warrior 2 - rated PoorThe Amazing Spider-Man - rated Not RecommendedTiny Troopers - rated FairTony Hawk's Pro Skater HD - rated GoodTotal War Battles: SHOGUN - rated GoodUnmechanical - rated GoodWar of the Roses rated FairWorld Rally Championship 3 rated GoodXCOM: Enemy Unknown rated Fair
    Other Profile Updates
      Updated NVIDIA Control Panel ambient occlusion support for Counter-strike: Global Offensive Added NVIDIA Control Panel ambient occlusion support for Cross FireUpdated NVIDIA Control Panel ambient occlusion support for Darksides 2Added NVIDIA Control Panel ambient occlusion support for Dragon NestUpdated NVIDIA Control Panel ambient occlusion support for Guild Wars 2Updated NVIDIA Control Panel ambient occlusion support for Mechwarrrior OnlineAdded NVIDIA Control Panel ambient occlusion support for Meng San Guo

Additional Details

    Installs PhysX System Software 9.12.1031. This version fixes a bug that caused some applications including Unreal Tournament III, Trine, and Metro 2033 not to launch.Installs HD Audio v1.3.18.0.Supports OpenGL 4.3 for GeForce 400-series and later GPUs.Supports DisplayPort 1.2 for GeForce GTX 600 series GPUs.Supports multiple languages and APIs for GPU computing: CUDA C, CUDA C++, CUDA Fortran, OpenCL, DirectCompute, and Microsoft C++ AMP.Supports single GPU and NVIDIA SLI technology on DirectX 9, DirectX 10, DirectX 11, and OpenGL.

Supported Products

GeForce 600M Series (Notebooks)

GeForce GTX 680MX, GeForce GTX 680M, GeForce GTX 675MX, GeForce GTX 675M, GeForce GTX 670MX, GeForce GTX 670M, GeForce GTX 660M, GeForce GT 650M, GeForce GT 645M, GeForce GT 640M, GeForce GT 640M LE, GeForce GT 635M, GeForce GT 630M, GeForce GT 625M, GeForce GT 620M, GeForce 610M

GeForce 500M Series (Notebooks)

GeForce GTX 580M, GeForce GTX 570M, GeForce GTX 560M, GeForce GT 555M, GeForce GT 550M, GeForce GT 540M, GeForce GT 525M, GeForce GT 520M, GeForce GT 520MX

GeForce 400M Series (Notebooks)

GeForce GTX 485M, GeForce GTX 480M, GeForce GTX 470M, GeForce GTX 460M, GeForce GT 445M, GeForce GT 435M, GeForce GT 425M, GeForce GT 420M, GeForce GT 415M, GeForce 410M

GeForce 300M Series (Notebooks)

GeForce GTS 360M, GeForce GTS 350M, GeForce GT 335M, GeForce GT 330M, GeForce GT 325M, GeForce GT 320M, GeForce 320M, GeForce 315M, GeForce 310M, GeForce 305M

GeForce 200M Series (Notebooks)

GeForce GTX 285M, GeForce GTX 280M, GeForce GTX 260M, GeForce GTS 260M, GeForce GTS 250M, GeForce GT 240M, GeForce GT 230M, GeForce GT 220M, GeForce G210M, GeForce G205M

GeForce 100M Series (Notebooks)

GeForce GTS 160M, GeForce GT 130M, GeForce GT 120M, GeForce G 110M, GeForce G 105M, GeForce G 103M, GeForce G 102M

GeForce 9M Series (Notebooks)

GeForce 9800M GTX, GeForce 9800M GTS, GeForce 9800M GT, GeForce 9800M GS, GeForce 9700M GTS, GeForce 9700M GT, GeForce 9650M GT, GeForce 9650M GS, GeForce 9600M GT, GeForce 9600M GS, GeForce 9500M GS, GeForce 9500M G, GeForce 9400M G, GeForce 9400M, GeForce 9300M GS, GeForce 9300M G, GeForce 9200M GS, GeForce 9100M G

GeForce 8M Series (Notebooks)

GeForce 8800M GTX, GeForce 8800M GTS, GeForce 8800M GS, GeForce 8700M GT, GeForce 8600M GT, GeForce 8600M GS, GeForce 8400M GT, GeForce 8400M GS, GeForce 8400M G, GeForce 8200M G, GeForce 8200M

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