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An Optimized Open-Source Driver Tries To Compete With AMD Catalyst - PCSTATS.com An Optimized Open-Source Driver Tries To Compete With AMD Catalyst
Tue, Jun 12 2012 | 7:03AM | Filed under: Drivers| PermaLink Posted by: STAFF

There`s been a number of recent open-source driver improvements that have come about for modern ATI/AMD Radeon graphics cards under Linux, but not all of these features have yet to be merged or enabled by default (e.g. 2D color tiling, PCI Express 2.0, and HyperZ). With some basic tweaks, can the open-source Radeon Gallium3D driver now compete with AMD`s proprietary Catalyst Linux driver when it comes to OpenGL performance? Let`s see."

 

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