Intel Sandy Bridge Gets A Surprise Boost From Linux 3.17
Written by Michael Larabel in Display Drivers on 20 August 2014. Page 4 of 4. 3 Comments

It's great to see the Intel Sandy Bridge graphics performance rise a bit out of the Linux 3.17 kernel. Further tests are currently being done on more recent generations of Intel HD Graphics hardware along with more Radeon and Nouveau tests too.

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