AMD 12.11 "Never Settle" Driver Performance Comment Thread
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October 21, 2012, 10:37 PM
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Hey SKYMTL: How were the temps and power draws? That performance leap has to come from somewhere...
Zero difference in my testing. The optimizations don't use additional computational power, they just increase the already-present architecture more efficiency.
Think of it like pouring tap water into a bottle with a small opening. Typically, some will pour out. Use a funnel and the same amount of water coming from the tap ALL goes into the bottle without any waste.
Optimizing the way things are used doesn't necessarily mean additional waste.
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