NVIDIA vs. AMDGPU-PRO vs. RadeonSI OpenGL Comparison For Holidays 2016

Written by Michael Larabel in Display Drivers on 27 November 2016. Page 4 of 4. 60 Comments
NVIDIA vs. AMDGPU-PRO vs. RadeonSI Benchmark Comparison

With Tesseract the RadeonSI performance is faster than AMDGPU-PRO's OpenGL.

NVIDIA vs. AMDGPU-PRO vs. RadeonSI Benchmark Comparison

The open vs. closed AMD driver performance is very close these days with Unigine Heaven.

NVIDIA vs. AMDGPU-PRO vs. RadeonSI Benchmark Comparison

Xonotic is one of the Linux games that continues to do well for AMD on both the open and closed drivers. Here the results are very competitive, but as shown by these results is rather an outlier.

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