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both companies sucks, but intel sucks more at driver making
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Originally Posted by Mike-IRL View Post
Troll attempt or innocent mistake? Either way this'll end badly.
Neither company is perfect driver-wise though. Nvidia's drivers have been having some folding issues lately.
No, it's just been my experience lately.
    
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for instance i'm using an an amd apu c-50 and the image doesn't scale correctly on one of my monitors even after trying three different drivers. Underscan/overscan options do not work. I don't have these issues with the 470.
Edited by BigCactus - 8/11/11 at 8:40am
    
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Both have had issues. For example BSOD errors on Radeon drivers (11.3 11.4 IIRC) and Nvidia drivers issues with fan speed causing cards to run hotter then usual. (WoW , SC2)

Some have good/bad luck with one or the other but in truth they are both as good/bad.
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both companies sucks, but intel sucks more at driver making
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Both have had issues. For example BSOD errors on Radeon drivers (11.3 11.4 IIRC) and Nvidia drivers issues with fan speed causing cards to run hotter then usual. (WoW , SC2)

Some have good/bad luck with one or the other but in truth they are both as good/bad.
i just wanted to see if others had experienced issues with amd drivers and went green because of it.
    
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As someone who has owned and used both extensively-

I had fairly regular, albeit spaced out driver crashes with ATI. Nothing in particular seemed to cause them. With my current card, I had a hell of a time solving my downclocking issue, but once that was solved, I haven't had any problems. I have had a couple problems with the driver installation failing, however.

Edit: I did experience more than a couple BSODs attributed to ATI drivers, too.
    
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i just wanted to see if others had experienced issues with amd drivers and went green because of it.
I was Nvidia before 2009. But no the drivers are different of course but no problems from me from either one really. Each company will have problems no one is perfect.
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Nvidia > ATI simple as that
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i wouldn't say nvidia drivers are better but are more reliable.
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