Originally Posted by Venerence
I should mention that the open beta was an old client, the closed beta had most of the performance issues ironed out, and the released product is newer then both. If you're making your buying decision based purely on the performance issues, you're talking about a 6 month old client. I'd at least try the trial.
I also heard that the open beta was using a very out of date build compared to the retail game.
I bought the game and had 2 gigs of patches to d/l ontop of the retail game. Nearly 30GB. So they must have just released some new builds that were not in the open/closed betas.