Download Nvidia GeForce Game Ready Driver 537.13 With Support For Starfield And ICARUS: New Frontiers Expansion


Nvidia has released an update for their Game Ready driver which you can download using the direct download links provided below. This is the Game Ready Driver version 537.13. Before you proceed to download and install this update, we advise that you go through the list of issues as well.

If you don’t already know, Nvidia publishes two types of drivers; Game Ready drivers and Studio drivers. The Game Ready drivers are game-focused, include support for newer games, and other game-related improvements and optimizations. Whereas the Studio drivers are designed for more stability and GPU-focused graphical rendering.

The Game Ready driver includes support for some new games and inclusions. Additionally, it also addresses issues with other games to increase their performance and stability.

Release summary

  • Driver version: 537.13
  • Driver type: Game Ready
  • Driver size: 675.56 MB
  • Supported Operating Systems: Windows 11Windows 10 x64
  • Available languages: English
  • Release Date: 22nd August 2023

New in Nvidia Game Ready 537.13

The following list of fixes, improvements, and other enhancements are introduced with this release:

  • [Added support]
    • Starfield
    • ICARUS: New Frontiers expansion
  • [Fixes and improvements]
    • [Battlefield 2042] Game stability issues when applying GeForce Experience Freestyle filters are now fixed.
    • [Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart] Performance fluctuations experienced due to issues between DirectStorage and NVIDIA Reflex are fixed.
    • [Vegas Pro FX] The issue of the preview version not working on some notebook configurations has been addressed.

To learn more about the fixes, refer to the Release Notes.

With these improvements, there are still a few issues that need to be addressed.

Known issues

Nvidia is aware of the following list of issues with this update:

  • [Halo Infinite] Significant performance drop is observed on Maxwell-based GPUs.
  • [DaVinci Resolve] This driver implements a fix for creative application stability issues seen during heavy memory usage. We’ve observed some situations where this fix has resulted in performance degradation when running DaVinci Resolve. This will be addressed in an upcoming driver release.

Apart from these open issues, users have reported a bunch of other issues on the GeForce 537.13 Feedback Thread, most of which have to do with being unable to run certain games. Here are a few of the reported issues:

  • Users are unable to run Red Dead Redemption 2, Baldur’s Gate 3, and CS:GO.
  • Experiencing random freezes during gameplay.
  • Screen tearing on certain hardware.
  • System crashes.
  • FPS drops.

After considering all the pros and cons, if you still wish to update your current Nvidia driver , continue to the next section of this post.

Download Nvidia GeForce Studio + Game Ready Driver 536.99

Direct downloads

Click on the direct download links in the table below to download the latest GeForce Studio or Game Ready driver version 536.99:

Note: Drivers for the older operating systems are still on older versions.

GeForce Studio537.13Windows 11/10 (x64)
GeForce Game Ready536.99Windows 11/10 (x64)
GeForce Driver473.81 for DesktopWindows 8/7 (x64)
GeForce Driver473.81 for NotebookWindows 8/7 (x64)
GeForce Driver368.81Windows XP (x64)
GeForce Driver368.81Windows XP (x86)
Download Nvidia GeForce Graphics Game Ready and Studio graphics drivers

Alternatively, you can download these drivers directly from Nvidia’s website using the method shared below.

Online download

Follow the steps below to download and install GeForce 537.13 Game Ready driver:

  1. Open the Nvidia GeForce Game Ready driver 537.13 page and click “Download now.”

    Your download should begin immediately.

  2. Once downloaded, run the file to open the installation wizard.

  3. You will be asked for an extraction path. Once confirmed, click Ok.

    Extract the driver
    Extract the driver
  4. Select the associated radio button, then click “Agree and continue.”

    Once extracted, the installation wizard will launch automatically.

    It will initially scan your system to see if it meets the minimum requirements and to detect the graphics card. On the next screen, select whether you want to install the driver only, or also opt for the GeForce Experience.

  5. Now, select the type of installation and click Next.

    We suggest that you choose “Express Installation.”

  6. When the installation completes, click Close.

How to uninstall Nvidia drivers

If for some reason you wish to uninstall the graphics driver , like experiencing issues that make games unplayable, or cause the system to crash, here is how to do so:

  1. Press the Windows Key + i shortcut keys to open the Settings app.

  2. Click Apps.

  3. Then click “Installed apps” on the right.

  4. Search and click on “NVIDIA Windows Display Drivers” from the list of programs.

  5. Click the Uninstall button.

  6. Click Uninstall again.

How to rollback/downgrade Nvidia drivers

If you have not removed the old Nvidia drivers manually and want to downgrade or roll back to the older version of the driver, you can easily do it using the Device Manager. This will allow you to roll back to the previous version of the driver in case you are encountering issues with the new one.

Just follow the steps below to rollback NVIDIA drivers:

  1. Press the Windows Key + R shortcut keys to open the Run Command box.

  2. Type in “devmgmt.msc” and press Enter to open the Device Manager.

  3. Click “Display Adapters” to expand it.

  4. Right-click the NVIDIA driver and then click Properties.

  5. Switch to the “Driver” tab.

  6. Click “Roll Back Driver.”

Please note that if there is no old driver available in the Windows cache, the “Roll Back Driver” button will be greyed out. Also, Windows only stores one previous version of a driver, so you can only roll back to the one installed before the latest update.

Nvidia GeForce Game Ready driver history

Driver VersionDriver TypeRelease DateSignificant ChangesDownload
551.61Game Ready22-Feb-24Supports Nightingale with DLSS 3, fixes stability issues in Rainbow Six Seige, and other issues with Chrome, Edge, and Adobe Substance 3DDownload Here
551.52Game Ready13-Feb-24Supports Skull and Bones, fixes stutter and stability issues in certain gaming titlesDownload Here
551.46Hotfix8-Feb-24Addresses browser and in-game stuttering issues, fixes extended gameplay issues in “Immortals of Aveum” Download Here
551.31Game Ready31-Jan-24Supports RTX 4080 SUPER , same fixes and improvements as 551.23Download Here
551.23Game Ready24-Jan-24Supports RTX 4070 Ti Super , Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth, Enshrouded, TEKKEN 8, and Suicide Squad: Kill The Justice League. Adds RTX Video HDR, RTX Video Super Resolution auto support, and NVIDIA Ultra Low Latency Mode with DirectX 12 titles.Download Here
546.65Game Ready17-Jan-24Supports RTX 4070 Super, DLSS 2 in Palworld, fixes issues with Cyberpunk 2077 and Maxwell GPUs.Download Here
546.33Game Ready12-Dec-23Includes support for DLSS 3 in The Finals & Squad, DLSS support in Fortnite Chapter 5Download Here
546.17Game Ready14-Nov-23DLSS 3 technology in Call of Duty : Modern Warfare III and Starfield, performance fixes and improvements in other gaming titlesDownload Here
546.01Game Ready31-Oct-23Supports Call of Duty: Modern Warfare III, Desynced, Jusant, RoboCop: Rogue City, makes fixes to other games and appsDownload Here
545.92Game Ready26-Oct-23Improves DLSS 3.5 technology and DLSS Ray Reconstruction during gameplay, supports titles supporting NVIDIA DLSS 3 technologyDownload Here
545.84Game Ready17-Oct-23DLSS 3 support for NARAKA: BLADEPOINT and Warhammer: Vermintide 2, improved RTX Video Super Resolution, Stable Diffisuion performance is 2 times fasterDownload Here
537.58Game Ready10-Oct-23Supports Call of Duty: Modern Warfare III (Open Beta), Forza Motorsport, and Lords of the FallenDownload Here
537.42Game Ready21-Sep-23Optimized DLSS 3.5 support for Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty, and DLSS 3 for other titlesDownload Here
537.34Game Ready12-Sep-23Does not support series 600 GPUs, sports DLSS 2 technology in Mortal Combat 1 and Lies of P, includes other fixes, includes a tonne of known issuesDownload Here
537.13Game Ready22-Aug-23Includes support for Starfield and ICARUS: New Frontiers expansion. Fixes stability and performance issues in other game titles.Download Here
536.99Game Ready8-Aug-23Fixes audio issues with an app, addresses screen tearing and stuttering in certain gamesDownload Here
536.67Game Ready18-Jul-23Includes support for RXT 4060 Ti 16GB, supports Remnant II, supports resizable BAR profile for Dying Light 2: Stay Human, supports DLSS3 technology for some gaming titles.Download Here
536.23Game Ready14-Jun-23Includes support for Aliens: Dark Descent, optimizes DLSS 2 technology for games including F1 23 .Download Here
535.98Game Ready30-May-23Includes support for Diablo IV & System Shock, fixes a crashing known issue, and also addresses other app crashes and screen flickering issues.Download Here
531.68Game Ready 18-Apr-23Includes support for Star Wars Jedi: Survivor & Dead Island 2. Fixes issues with other games.Download Here
531.61Game Ready 13-Apr-23Fixes crash with The Last of Us Part 1, addresses stability issues with Assassin’s Creed OriginsDownload Here
531.58Game Ready (Hotfix)4-Apr-23Addresses issues with The Last of Us Part 1, Resident Evil 4 Remake, and Assassin’s Creed Origins.Download Here
531.29Game Ready 14-Mar-23Fixes Nvidia Container’s high CPU consumption and Adobe application instabilityDownload Here
531.26Game Ready (Hotfix)7-Mar-23Fixes Nvidia Container’s high CPU consumption, addresses bugcheck in Notebook devicesDownload Here
531.18Game Ready28-Feb-23Added AI-powered RTX VSR, DLSS 3 improvement to Atomic Heart, more titles to One-Click Optimal SettingsDownload Here
528.49Game Ready8-Feb-23Includes support for RTX 40 Series laptops, optimizations for Hello Neighbor 2 and PERISHDownload Here
528.24Game Ready24-Jan-23Addresses issues with Adobe Premiere Pro, Photoshop, and Lightroom, amongst other fixes.Download Here
528.02Game Ready5-Jan-23Support for RTX 4070 Ti, DLSS 3 support for Conqueror’s Blade, and Dakar Desert RallyDownload Here
527.37Game Ready1-Dec-22Supports Marvel’s Midnight Suns, Need for Speed Unbound using Nvidia DLSS 3 technology, GeForce Experience’s one-click optimal settings feature now supported in 15 new gamesDownload Here
526.98Game Ready16-Nov-22Supports GeForce RTX 4080, optimal support for Blackmagic Design’s DaVinci Resolve and MAGIX Vegas ProDownload Here
Nvidia GeForce Game Ready Driver History
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Subhan Zafar is an established IT professional with interests in Windows and Server infrastructure testing and research, and is currently working with Itechtics as a research consultant. He has studied Electrical Engineering and is also certified by Huawei (HCNA & HCNP Routing and Switching).

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