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7.7 already out of Beta. Gotta love ATI's enthusiasm for drivers.. now if only they'd get cracking on those Linux drivers for the HD's

http://www.overclock.net/news-overcl...yst-7-7-a.html
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I have already tested the beta and it is giving me about 3 more FPS in the beginning or return to Proxycon in 3D06--still running benches at the moment--definitice results tonight on the beta. I think it's a winner
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7.7's made official btw. See first post for links or just go to the drivers section of the ati/amd site.
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Of course I finally break 17K and the server goes for a stroll. Man...what fun is it to benchmark stuff and not be able to BRAG about it

http://service.futuremark.com/orb/re...0&UID=10155057



It's not just speed--the 7.7 really unlocks a lot of little details that make the scenes more immersive.

If anyone has NOT installed the 7.7 on their 2900XT they should do so without fail because it makes the cards really perform.
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My latest results.
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Sweet, so the 7.7 are a lot better.
Good I want to get one of these cards in the future.
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Anyone try these on XP? Cat 7.6 wasn't nice to me for XP.
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Originally Posted by kennymester View Post
Anyone try these on XP? Cat 7.6 wasn't nice to me for XP.
Yeah, I'm on XP with the 7.7's...

Seem about the same as the 7.5's and 6's.

I'm going to reformat to Vista and try it out.
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running great on me XP
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It's not just FPS or whatever--it's the detail the cards can now unlock and render from the code--it's like if AKAeric took off his sunglasses...night and day...
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