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Personalize gameplay without missing a frame

The all-new Radeon Overlay lets gamers take performance to the next level with the ability to monitor, record and fine tune their gameplay without ever leaving the game

Radeon Overlay

Much like an activity tracker for your PC, Radeon™ Overlay provides one-click access to Radeon™ ReLive, Performance Monitoring, Radeon™ Chill, Frame Rate Target Control (FRTC), Radeon™ FreeSync and Color Settings

PERFORMANCE MONITOR

Enables monitoring and recording of frames per second as well as system info

RADEON™ RELIVE

Allows convenient recording and streaming of in-game action, so your greatest victories can live on forever

GREATER INSIGHT FOR BETTER GAMING 

RADEON™ CHILL

The dynamic power-saving tool, just got even cooler1

Gamers can now enable/disable Radeon Chill per game, and make instant framerate adjustments with a left-to-right slider

FRAME RATE TARGET CONTROL

Cap unused frames, keeping your GPUs cool and quiet while you game2

CONFIGURE WHILE YOU GAME

RADEON FREESYNC™ TECHNOLOGY

Minimize tearing on a whim3

COLOR SETTINGS

Enabling you to adjust color temperature, brightness, hue, contrast and saturation, all from in-game

REDEFINE YOUR VISUAL EXPERIENCE

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Frequently Asked Questions


Radeon™ Overlay can be accessed in-game or while in desktop mode. To enable Radeon™ Overlay, press ALT+R. This hotkey can be changed by going to the preferences section within Radeon™ Settings and clicking on Toggle Radeon™ Overlay Hotkey.

You will also be able to control the performance monitor from inside of Radeon™ Settings. To enable performance monitoring, go to Gaming, Global Settings and Performance Monitoring.

While in-game, press ALT+R to show Radeon™ Overlay. Click on the performance tab. Here you will be presented with three buttons, metrics options, select metrics and select metrics location. The metrics options button allows you to show metrics, hide or show the metrics bar while recording or streaming using Radeon™ ReLive, change the sampling interval and begin or end a performance log. Either enabling or disabling Show Metrics and Start Performance Logging can be toggled using the Ctrl+Shift+O or Ctrl+Shift+L hotkey, respectively.

Yes, the performance monitor and log can be adjusted to display and record the metrics you want. By clicking on Select Metrics, you will be able to add and remove metrics you want to track.

Yes, the performance monitor can be easily moved to any corner of your screen. By selecting Select Metrics Location you will be able to move the performance monitor to the top left, top right, bottom left or bottom right of your screen.

The Radeon™ ReLive overlay can still be enabled through a customizable hotkey with the default being ALT+Z.

Yes, record region or stream region allows you to capture a specific window or app through Radeon™ ReLive. Any app placed on top of this region will also be recorded. Record region and stream region are only available in windowed or borderless full screen mode.

Radeon™ Chill is only available while playing full screen exclusive games.

Yes, With Radeon™ Overlay, gamers can enable and disable Radeon™ FreeSync. New to Radeon™ Software Adrenalin Edition is the ability to have per app settings such that Radeon™ FreeSync can be enabled in one game but disabled in another. Radeon™ FreeSync button is only available while connected to a Radeon™ FreeSync display.

Yes, With Radeon™ Overlay, gamers can enable and disable FRTC. Gamers can set their frame rate cap as low as 30 FPS or as high at 300 FPS. FRTC is only visible while gaming in exclusive fullscreen mode. A game reset is required to enable FRTC.

  1. http://www.radeon.com/chill
  2. Frame rate targeting is designed to reduce heat, noise and power consumption by letting users set a target frame rate for their games and applications. Not currently compatible with AMD CrossFire™ multi-GPU configurations. Confirm supported technologies with your component or system manufacturer for specific capabilities before purchase. GRT-1
  3. Requires a monitor and AMD Radeon™ graphics, both with FreeSync support. Seewww.amd.com/freesyncfor complete details.Confirm capability with your system manufacturer before purchase. GD-127

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