Nvidia OpenGL Display Driver 340.23.03 Beta
What Nvidia GPUs will OpenGL 3 support?
Among the officially supported Nvidia GPUs by the OpenGL 3 technology, we can mention the GeForce 300 series, GeForce 200 series, GeForce 100 series, GeForce 9 series, GeForce 8 series, and ION series on desktop computers.
For Workstations, the NVS series, Quadro FX series, Quadro NVS series, Quadro Plex series, Quadro G-Sync series, Quadro Blade/Embedded Graphics Board series, as well as the C-Class and M-Class processors and S-Class systems are also supported.
What Nvidia GPUs will OpenGL 4 support?
On the other hand, among the officially supported Nvidia GPUs by the OpenGL 4 technology, we can mention the Quadro series, GeForce 700 series, GeForce 600 series, GeForce 500 series, as well as the GeForce 400 series.
Installing Nvidia OpenGL Display Driver
To install the Nvidia OpenGL Display Driver on your Linux computer that has at least one of the aforementioned video cards, you will have to download the self-extracting installer from the Downloads section on Softpedia, save it on your Home directory.
Exit your graphical session, enter a console environment and execute the “sh ./NVIDIA-Linux-x86_64-xxx.xx.xx.run” or “sh ./NVIDIA-Linux-x86-xxx.xx.xx.run” commands (without quotes), as root (with sudo), where xxx.xx.xx is the version number, depending on your computer’s architecture.
What about FreeBSD and Solaris?
The FreeBSD and Solaris operating systems are also supported by the Nvidia OpenGL Display Driver product. Therefore, we urge our users to search the Linux section of Softpedia for the Nvidia OpenGL Display Driver for FreeBSD and Nvidia OpenGL Display Driver for Solaris.
Reviewed by Marius Nestor on September 12th, 2014
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- You will need any one of the following Fermi, Kepler or Maxwell based GPUs to get access to all the OpenGL 4.5 and GLSL 4.50 functionality:
- Quadro series: Quadro K6000, Quadro K5000, Quadro K4000, Quadro K2000, Quadro K2000D, Quadro K600, Quadro 6000, Quadro 5000, Quadro 4000, Quadro 2000, Quadro 2000D, Quadro 600, Quadro 410
- GeForce 700 series: GeForce GTX TITAN Z, GeForce GTX TITAN Black, GeForce GTX TITAN, GeForce GTX 780 Ti, GeForce GTX 780, GeForce GTX 770, GeForce GTX 760, GeForce GTX 760 Ti (OEM), GeForce GTX 750 Ti, GeForce GTX 750, GeForce GTX 745, GeForce GT 740, GeForce GT 730
Application descriptionNVIDIA OpenGL Display Driver is a special graphics driver for Nvidia video cards installed on computers running a GNU/...