Today’s PC and laptop consoles are equipped with graphic cards for better visuality and gaming. In 2022, you will not find a computer without a graphics chip set or external NVIDIA type card. Since 1995, WYSIWYG is an acronym for the same kind of Adobe colors on your screen and what you see.
But graphics cards need the latest drivers for Windows 11 or 10. Since XP and 7 are outdated the CPU, chip and card companies have released new drivers with extra facilities based on the type of resolution and games. Boosts from graphic cards help to speed up the gaming benchmarks and see clearly.
We have seen that many users are on the lookout for the right graphic drivers for their Windows OS. For OEMs, branded laptops like Acer, Lenovo, Samsung, Dell etc, you can always get them from their home page. It fixes many security loopholes and BSOD kind of errors.
In this tutorial guide we are going to see the links where we can download graphic drivers windows 11.
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How to Install Graphic Drivers for Windows 11?
The common two methods to install them are
- Windows Update
- Device Manager
When you check for updates using the Settings feature of Windows 11 – you will get optional updates that include graphic drivers. This happens for most of the new models of desktops, notebooks and laptops. If yours is an old model check the below links to get the latest drivers for Windows 11.
Device Manager is another location where you can install the Windows 11 graphic drivers. Select your graphics driver, right-click and update driver. This will automatically search the web and windows site for latest Windows 11 drivers. Otherwise, you can manually install them using the download page mentioned below.
Download Intel Graphics Drivers for Lenovo
The above download url should take you to the Windows 11 graphic drivers download page. The drivers are supported for Windows 11 64 bit OS. You can find your Lenovo product by entering the serial number of the laptop.
Otherwise, install the manual downloads. The typical name as of Mar 2022 is u2vdo9317us14cmp.exe. Latest version of the file is 19th July 2021. The size is around ~218MB. Version number is 22.214.171.12416.
- Lenovo V530-22ICB AIO
- Lenovo V530-24ICB AIO
- IdeaCentre A340-22ICB
- IdeaCentre A340-24ICB
- IdeaCentre A340-22IGM
- IdeaCentre A340-24IGM
- AIO 520-22ICB
- AIO 520-24ICB
- AIO 520-27ICB
- Lenovo Yoga A940-27ICB
Another latest update for Lenovo graphic drivers is on 11 March 2022. It is suitable for Windows 11 version 21H2 or later. It is mentioned specifically for ThinkPad X1 Titanium Gen 1.
This package installs the software (Display drivers) to enable the following devices.
Device name Device name in the Device Manager
Microsoft Basic Display Adapter Intel(R) Iris(R) Xe Graphics
Fixed possible hang up issue after resume from hibernate while three monitors are attached to system via TBT4 dock and fixed possible lost of boot display in WinPE.
Download Intel Graphic Chipset Drivers
This download installs Intel® Graphics Driver 126.96.36.1991 for Xe Dedicated, 6th-12th Gen Intel® Core™ Processor Graphics, and related Intel Atom®, Pentium®, and Celeron® processors.
The typical name of the driver is igfx_win_101.1631.exe. Size is around ~580MB. It supports both Windows 10 and 11 family versions of the OS. Though Windows 10 is mentioned for different versions like 20H1, 21H1 etc. Windows 11 is still a general version driver.
This is being it has been only released in 2021.
Download AMD Graphic Drivers for Windows 11
Search Graphics > AMD Product > Sub Category etc. For example, I have chosen the AMD Radeon R9 Series, 200 Series, and 280X model. Click on Submit. The latest display drivers are only available till Windows 10 64 bit. Since this is a little old model, Windows 11 drivers might not have been released.
Let’s check with a new model of AMD. This time I have chosen AMD Radeon RX 6000 Series, RX 6900 Series and RX 6900 XT. This time I found AMD software for the Adrenaline edition. Windows 11 64 bit drivers were available as it was the latest version.
Another option is to auto-detect and install driver updates for AMD Radeon™ Series Graphics and Ryzen™ Chipsets.
Download NVIDIA Graphic Drivers for Windows 11
The following details have to be selected to find the Windows 11 driver for your GPU or display card drivers.
- Product Type
- Product Series
- Operating System
- Download Type
If Windows 11 drives are available for your model, you can download them.
Another link is the following – https://www.nvidia.com/en-us/geforce/drivers/
GeForce GameReady Driver is commonly installed for Windows 11 games and graphic cards. The latest version is 512.15. Released on Mar 22, 2022.
Though GeForce GameReady drivers and NVIDIA Studio drivers can be installed on supported laptops, notebooks and desktops, the OEM provides certified drivers for their model. It is better to check the OEM website for any graphic updates for GeForce and NVIDIA graphic drivers. If they fail to install or not work, then you can use the downloads from the above links.