DEATH STRANDING and Horizon Zero Dawn Game Ready Driver Released

By Andrew Burnes on July 09, 2020 | Featured Stories Drivers

Our newest GeForce Game Ready driver brings you day-one support for the release of three highly anticipated games: DEATH STRANDING, F1 2020, and Horizon Zero Dawn.

To download and install, simply fire up GeForce Experience and click the "Drivers" tab.


Hideo Kojima’s DEATH STRANDING arrives on PC July 14th, replete with new features, graphical enhancements, and performance-accelerating NVIDIA DLSS 2.0 technology, courtesy of a NVIDIA, 505 Games and KOJIMA PRODUCTIONS partnership.

To celebrate, we’re currently bundling a copy of the game with the purchase of select GeForce RTX GPUs, laptops and desktop PCs.


With the power of GeForce RTX and DLSS 2.0, you can explore DEATH STRANDING at the highest levels of fidelity, and at over 60 FPS at 4K, giving you the definitive experience.

DEATH STRANDING already has the reputation of being a visual stunner, but NVIDIA DLSS 2.0 helps make the PC debut something special. The extra performance NVIDIA DLSS 2.0 delivers in DEATH STRANDING allows gamers to unlock the vast graphical potential of the PC platform by increasing the graphics settings and resolution, delivering on the vision we have for the game.” - Akio Sakamoto, CTO KOJIMA PRODUCTIONS.

To ensure your system can play DEATH STRANDING at the fastest framerates, download and install our new DEATH STRANDING Game Ready Driver. And if you want one-click optimised game settings for your hardware, load up GeForce Experience when DEATH STRANDING launches on July 14th.

Game Ready For Horizon Zero Dawn: Complete Edition

Our new Game Ready Driver also includes support for Horizon Zero Dawn: Complete Edition, the PC release of the critically acclaimed previously-PS4-exclusive open world action-adventure game, which launches August 7th on Steam and the Epic Game Store.


This special PC release offers the definitive Horizon Zero Dawn experience, with both the base game and expansion pack included, along with refinements and enhancements, such as improved foliage and reflections, unlocked framerates, customisable FOV, 32:9 support, and more.

For the fastest, smoothest performance in this stunning, engrossing title, be sure to download and install our new Game Ready Driver.

Game Ready For F1 2020

Formula 1 has finally returned to our screens, and in its slipstream arrives Codemasters’ F1 2020 on July 10th.


Featuring new circuits, a full globe-hopping race calendar, and the ability to make and manage your own team, the highly-rated F1 2020 is the best and only way to experience a complete F1 season this year.

Support For Newly Validated G-SYNC Compatible Displays

Our newest Game Ready Driver driver also adds support for three new G-SYNC Compatible displays - gaming monitors that deliver a baseline Variable Refresh Rate (VRR) experience that makes your gaming smoother, clearer, and more enjoyable.

Dell S2721HGF Yes 27 IPS 2560x1440 (QHD) 48-165Hz
Dell S2721DGF Yes 27 IPS 1920x1080 (FHD) 48-144Hz
Lenovo G25-10 Yes 25 IPS 1920x1080 (FHD) 48-144Hz

These newly-validated monitors give gamers even more choice when searching for a great gaming display. For a complete list of all G-SYNC, G-SYNC ULTIMATE, and G-SYNC Compatible gaming monitors, check out our handy and frequently updated G-SYNC page, which can be sorted and filtered, helping you quickly find the ideal display.

New Games Supported By GeForce Experience’s Optimal Playable Settings

GeForce Experience’s one-click optimal settings (OPS) enable you to instantly configure game options for your system’s hardware, giving you smooth, optimized gameplay. Nearly 900 titles are supported, and since the release of our previous driver we’ve added support for 10 more:

  • Darksburg
  • Disintegration
  • Fishing Planet
  • House Flipper
  • Justice RTX
  • Outer Wilds
  • Persona 4 Golden
  • Pistol Whip
  • SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom – Rehydrated
  • Trackmania

GeForce Experience also enables you to capture and stream your gameplay, take screenshots, upload videos and shots to social networks, and more. For all the details, head here.

GeForce Game Ready Driver - Download Now

You can download the new GeForce Game Ready 451.67 WHQL driver through GeForce Experience, our free, game-enhancing application, which records, streams gameplay, and more.

If you experience any technical issues with the new Game Ready drivers please post a detailed report on the Driver Feedback Forum, where our Customer Care team can better assist you. And if you’re looking for a full list of fixes in this driver, for previously-reported issues, head here.