AMD Radeon Performance Preview On Linux 3.8 Review

Posted on 2012-12-14 18:42:49 by Thomas De Maesschalck

With word this week that there's some performance improvements for the open-source Radeon Linux graphics driver to be found with the Linux 3.8 kernel as a result of the a-synchronous DMA engine support, some very early benchmarks of the "drm-next" code were done from five different AMD Radeon graphics cards. In extreme cases, the open-source graphics driver can deliver 10x higher OpenGL frame-rates with the experimental kernel.

Link: Phoronix

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