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AMD Radeon Performance Preview On Linux 3.8

Michael Larabel

Published on 14 December 2012
Written by Michael Larabel
Page 2 of 5 - 17 Comments

Starting with the Nexuiz benchmark, the results were surprisingly quite mixed. For three of the graphics cards, the frame-rate is now much lower with the open-source Radeon Gallium3D driver when using the drm-next kernel. For the other graphics cards, the performance was basically unchanged.

OpenArena didn't see any performance changes out of the drm-next Radeon code.

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