Catalyst vs. Mesa Performance With Ubuntu 10.04

Written by Michael Larabel in Display Drivers on 29 March 2010. Page 5 of 6. 39 Comments

With the GtkTextView - Add Text widget testing, the performance was nearly identical between the Radeon and Catalyst drivers.

The Catalyst 10.4 driver was much faster than Lucid's Radeon stack when it came to the GtkDrawingArea - Pixbufs.

The Catalyst 10.4 driver was also faster with the QGears2 test using the OpenGL back-end.

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