Upcoming WHQL-certified NVIDIA GeForce drivers to be Windows 8 certified


For those who run an NVIDIA graphics card on a Windows 8 installation, fear not, a set of WHQL-certified NVIDIA GeForce drivers are set to be released soon. Best of all, these drivers are set to be Windows 8 certified as well. This comes just in time for the release of Windows 8 Release Preview.

“The new Windows 8 WHQL-certified GeForce R302 drivers will be available for download early next week from GeForce.com (Note: R302 drivers will be Windows 8 only. Other Windows operating systems will continue to use R300 drivers),” NVIDIA stated. These new drivers will suport all features that comes with the new Windows Display Driver Model (WDDM 1.2) and support 3D Vision and 3DTV Play. These drivers will be labeled as GeForce R302 and will be available early next week.