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Preview: Intels Open-Source Driver Can Beat Mac OS X - PCSTATS.com Preview: Intels Open-Source Driver Can Beat Mac OS X
Thu, Jan 26 2012 | 4:14AM | Filed under: Drivers| PermaLink Posted by: STAFF

Thanks to recent advancements by Intel`s Open-Source Technology Center, the open-source Linux graphics driver not only supports more OpenGL 3.0 functionality than Apple`s Intel graphics driver for Mac OS X, but the performance is more competitive. In some cases, the OpenGL performance is now superior under Linux with the open-source driver that is developed by Intel in conjunction with the free software community. This article is looking at the performance of Intel Sandy Bridge graphics under Mac OS X 10.7 Lion and Ubuntu Linux."

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