Intel released a new driver for its Iris Xe Max DG1 notebook graphic chips. The 188.8.131.5239 driver fixes the transcoding error via Handbrake on Iris Xe Max enabled notebooks. This driver is made for the Iris Xe Max since these issues affect this chip. This graphics update only works with Windows 10 64-bit May 2020 update. Along with that, the following fixes are enabled for respective games:
- App crash observed while attempting to play the game in MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries.
- Minor graphic anomalies were seen in Battlefield V* (DX12).
Just like AMD and Nvidia graphics driver, Intel also released the list of issues this driver inherits, but its something their team is working on. Most of the issues are on the DirectX12 enabled games, including Cyberpunk 2077.
- Intermittent Crash or hang may be seen in Tom Clancy’s The Division 2* (DX12), Horizon Zero Dawn* (DX12), Borderlands 3* (DX12), Destiny 2 (with anti-cheat enabled), Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege, Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War* (DX12), Cyberpunk 2077* (DX12), Avengers*(DX12), Dirt 5* (DX12), Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (with Stream Textures enabled).
- Minor graphic anomalies may be seen in Shadow of the Tomb Raider* (DX12), Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint* (DX11), Madden NFL 21* (DX12), Forza Horizon 4, Watch Dogs: Legion (DX12), Hitman 2* (DX12).
This specific driver can be downloaded from here.