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OS X 10.8 vs. Ubuntu Linux: A Battle With No Clear Winner

Michael Larabel

Published on 23 August 2012
Written by Michael Larabel
Page 3 of 15 - 16 Comments

When it comes to the Sandy Bridge graphics, OS X 10.7.4 and OS X 10.8.0 were both much faster than the current Ubuntu Linux graphics state for the open-source Nexuiz game.

The ioquake3-based Urban Terror game was also much faster with Apple's graphics drivers for the Intel HD Graphics than under Ubuntu Linux with Mesa.

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