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When It Works, Intel Core i5 2500K Graphics On Linux Are Fast - PCSTATS.com When It Works, Intel Core i5 2500K Graphics On Linux Are Fast
Thu, Feb 10 2011 | 2:25PM | Filed under: Operating System| PermaLink Posted by: STAFF

"After a month of headaches for Intel and myself, there are now Sandy Bridge graphics benchmark results from the Intel Core i5 2500K under Linux to finally publish. Sandy Bridge was a tough launch for Intel in terms of the Linux coverage with the media having problems building a working driver stack and then when I finally got my hands on a CPU, I ran into an entirely different set of show-stopping problems. The developers still have not solved the biggest original issue yet, but Intel sent out a new motherboard and another CPU and it happens to "just work" nicely under Linux. When using the latest bits of their open-source Intel Linux graphics code, the performance on the Core i5 2500K is actually quite impressive compared to other open-source Linux drivers."

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