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ATI: Linux vs. Windows Vista

Nov 01, 2007, 07:30 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michael Larabel)

[ Thanks to Michael for this link. ]

"Since AMD introduced their new Linux display driver last month, we have published a number of different articles looking at the Radeon performance across their different GPU product generations. This ATI/AMD Linux driver testing and exploration continued this month with the release of the 8.42 driver, which finally introduced AIGLX support for the fglrx driver. One area though we haven't yet analyzed is how their official Linux driver now compares to their much-optimized Windows Catalyst driver. Today, however, we will be looking just at that as we compare the ATI Radeon HD 2900XT 512MB performance under Linux and Microsoft Windows Vista.

"The last time we compared the Linux and Windows performance with ATI graphics was back in May with a Radeon X1800XL and X1950PRO..."

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