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The Most Comprehensive AMD Radeon Linux Graphics Comparison

Michael Larabel

Published on 19 September 2011
Written by Michael Larabel
Page 36 of 38 - 86 Comments

When running Warsow and monitoring the system metrics, the CPU usage remained much lower with the open-source driver over Catalyst. This CPU usage difference is perhaps due to a bottleneck in the driver code and needing to wait on the GPU to finish slowly execute its operations. The CPU usage difference was also similar when running Nexuiz.

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