NVIDIA Performance: Windows 7 vs. Ubuntu Linux 12.10

Written by Michael Larabel in Operating Systems on 13 September 2012. Page 5 of 7. 39 Comments
NVIDIA GeForce Linux - Ubuntu 12.10 vs. Windows 7
NVIDIA GeForce Linux - Ubuntu 12.10 vs. Windows 7

The Unigine Tropics results are similar to the older Sanctuary tech demo in that the KDE-based Ubuntu Linux performance with the binary NVIDIA driver could match Windows 7.

NVIDIA GeForce Linux - Ubuntu 12.10 vs. Windows 7
NVIDIA GeForce Linux - Ubuntu 12.10 vs. Windows 7
NVIDIA GeForce Linux - Ubuntu 12.10 vs. Windows 7

With Unigine Heaven, the latest publicly released tech demo from Unigine, the performance of the KDE-based Ubuntu continued to match that of Microsoft Windows 7 for the three tested GeForce graphics cards.


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