Nvidia Inc released Geforce Driver DCH STANDARD WHQL v496.49 Geforce GPU'S on 26.10.2021
- System OS: Windows 11 Enterprise RTM 64bit v21H2 Build no 22000.282
- Laptop Name: Vivobook 15 R542UQ-DM153
- Bios Model: X542UQ
- Bios Firmware Version: X542UQ.309SA
- Processor Name and Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7200U CPU @ 2.50GHz 2.71 GHz
- Intel Processor Microcode: DE ( latest )
- Intel Chipset: 100 series
- Intel(R) Management Engine Interface Driver Version : 2188.8.131.525
- DRAM Frequency and Size: Adata DDR4 2400Mhz two 8GB RAM Modules (16GB)
- Integrated GPU: Intel(R) HD Graphics 620
- Intel(R) HD Graphics 620 DCH WHQL Driver Version: 184.108.40.20655 ( Stable )
- Dedicated GPU: Nvidia Geforce 940MX 2GB GDDR5
- Nvidia Geforce 940MX DCH WHQL Driver Version: 220.127.116.1113 ( Stable )
- Audio Device Name: Realtek HD Audio ALC294
- Realtek HD Audio Device Driver version: 6.0.9231.1
- Total Graphics Available Memory Size: 9.9GB (10164MB)
- Shared System Memory: 7.9GB ( 8116 MB )
- Battery or AC: Both
- Intel Management Engine Firmware Version: 18.104.22.16809
- SSD: Samsung 860 EVO 1TB M.2 SSD 2280
- Harddisk 1: Seagate Barracuda 2.5 Inch SATA 2TB 5400 RPM (LM015)
- Harddisk 2: Seagate Barracuda 2.5 Inch SATA 2TB 5400 RPM (LM015)
- Frequency of occurrence: Nil
- Reset OS: No
- Screenshot or video: Yes
On 26th October 2021, Nvidia company has released the new Geforce DCH & STANDARD WHQL driver v496.49 for Windows 10 64 bit and for Windows 11 64bit.
On 27th October 2021, I successfully installed the latest developer beta driver 496.49 by the normal method on Windows 11 RTM Enterprise 64bit v21H2 build no 22000.282 running with Nvidia Geforce 940MX 2GB VRAM GDDR5.
I would recommend you install the customized and certified driver for your laptop model from the Asus support site only.
I am sharing only Generic driver links in this post.
I am sharing the direct downloading link from Nvidia's official website for laptop built-in graphics cards.
Version 496.49 can be downloaded from Nvidia official site, I was given a direct download link
for dch-based driver for notebooks
for standard-based driver for notebooks
for control panel
for release notes
Nvidia driver 496.49 installation youtube video link
The source is taken from