"The new benchmarks going out today on Phoronix are looking at
the performance of Intel's Sandy Bridge graphics with the latest
Microsoft Windows 7 and Ubuntu Linux drivers. Not only are we using the
very latest drivers, but there is also a separate Linux test run with
SNA, the "Sandy Bridge New Acceleration" architecture enabled."
Any major computer upgrade generally requires a full software reinstall too. No so if you heed the advice in the guide to Upgrading a Motherboard without Reinstalling. PCSTATS Tips