Mesa 9.1-devel LLVMpipe With LLVM 3.1/3.2
Written by Michael Larabel in Display Drivers on 30 November 2012. Page 3 of 3. Add A Comment

Urban Terror managed just 16 FPS at 1920 x 1080 for the Gallium3D LLVMpipe driver.

Warsow with a resolution of just 1280 x 1024 was pushing out nine frames per second.

When increasing the resolution to 1920 x 1080, LLVMpipe was still pushing out nine frames per second.

Lastly, VDrift was averaging 12 FPS on this open-source software fallback driver. LLVM 3.2 still had no positive or negative impact on the LLVMpipe driver performance for this latest-generation AMD hardware.

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