by Chris Daniel

Release 265 WHQL-certified drivers are here and you can download the new v266.58 drivers on, now.  Read about some of the new features and performance optimizations this update brings, below. Or, get the full Release 265 specifications on

About Release 265:

  • Supports 370 unique GPUs, including GeForce, Quadro and Tesla GPUs (more than three times as many as our competitors)
  • Boosts performance up to 12% with SLI technology
  • Enables Ambient Occlusion in StarCraft II for rich, soft shadows and improved depth perception
  • Adds support for 3D Vision window mode enabling 3D gaming in a window while still having access to email, web, and chat applications
  • Adds support for the beta 2 release of, bring 3D photos and improved 3D video streaming to 3D Vision users

2010 was a big year for NVIDIA drivers, with over 100 million user downloads that brought you game optimizations, features like 3D Vision Surround and overall improvements in visual quality.  We’re proud to say that this is over twice the volume of downloads reported by our competitors.  We look forward to bringing you even more great updates in 2011.

Enjoy the latest Release 265 drivers and let us know what you think!