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A Fresh Look At The AMD Radeon Gallium3D Performance

Michael Larabel

Published on 10 June 2011
Written by Michael Larabel
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There is not anything too different about the Qfusion-engine Warsow results.

With the latest Linux kernel, Mesa, and ATI DDX code, the frame-rate performance in Urban Terror is at 64% the speed of the Catalyst driver. When toggling the swap buffers wait and color tiling, the driver runs at 78% the speed of Catalyst. Obviously though this isn't a demanding OpenGL game by today's standards and even seeing the open-source driver run at 10~20% the speed of the Catalyst driver with an engine like Unigine would be tough.

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