AMD Kabini HD 8210: RadeonSI Gallium3D Can Outperform Catalyst

Written by Michael Larabel in Graphics Cards on 22 February 2014. Page 3 of 4. 44 Comments
AMD Kabini GPU Radeon HD 8210 Ubuntu

Warsow was now faster with the Linux 3.14 kernel on RadeonSI Gallium3D than using Catalyst for this ultra low-end APU with Radeon HD 8210 Graphics.

AMD Kabini GPU Radeon HD 8210 Ubuntu
AMD Kabini GPU Radeon HD 8210 Ubuntu

Xonotic's performance with low and high quality settings now show the Linux 3.14 kernel with Mesa 10.2-devel matching the Catalyst performance numbers for this 1.0GHz dual-core AMD APU.

AMD Kabini GPU Radeon HD 8210 Ubuntu

The Plot3D performance in GPuTest showed a performance improvement in Linux 3.14 but still not enough for it to outpace Catalyst.


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