AMD's Catalyst Evolution For The Radeon HD 7000 Series
Posted on: 07/10/2012 10:13 AM

Phoronix takes a look at AMD's Catalyst drivers for Linux

AMD's Catalyst Evolution For The Radeon HD 7000 Series


It used to be -- at least when using the Windows Catalyst drivers -- that within the first few months of AMD releasing new Radeon graphics hardware that Catalyst driver optimizations would deliver measurable improvements in this short span. For the Radeon HD 7000 series, which is built upon an entirely new GCN architecture, is this still the case? Here are benchmarks of all the AMD Catalyst Linux drivers that have been released this year and then benchmarked on an AMD Radeon HD 7950 graphics card.



Printed from Linux Compatible (http://www.linuxcompatible.org/news/story/amds_catalyst_evolution_for_the_radeon_hd_7000_series.html)