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Ubuntu Now Often Leads Windows 7 On Intel SNB Graphics Performance
With Unigine Tropics, however, the Linux performance was beating Windows 7 Pro x64 by a very small amount.
At a lower resolution, the Unigine Tropics performance of Windows 7 and Ubuntu 13.10 with the updated drivers was effectively tied.
Ubuntu with the latest Linux graphics drivers for Sandy Bridge was leading over Windows 7 Pro by a healthy margin.