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welp these drivers blow dick! i dropped off 700+ points in 3dmark06 - *** a step backwards? how stupid.
I always check the graphics forums (guru3d, tweaksrus) to see what the general consensus is before switching, and this is pretty much the overall feeling.

In terms of speed and IQ, 165.01 has been my fav so far..

I spend alot of time with MS FS2004 and FSX, and for some reason they both are happiest with 97.94 with respect to IQ. But I suppose I shouldn't be surprised considering these are MS products..
    
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Reduction in score in 3Dmark06 when upgrading drivers is not a direct sign that they're bad. In fact, if image qualities are improving, scores SHOULD decrease a little.
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