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260.99 or 266.35 BETA ?

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I have a EVGA GTX 460 768mb SC card and am wondering which driver is better?

260.99 or 266.35 BETA ?

Just mainly wondering about the BETA driver being...BETA, lol.
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post #2 of 28
definitely the 266.35.
You'll get better performance in games.
Brings the GPU load up to 99% in BC2, F1 2010 etc.
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post #3 of 28
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So I'm guessing it's all stable and good to go?
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post #4 of 28
Some people are complaining about freezing in BC2. Im not experiencing this though.

I'm using 266.35 and have no probs. I'd say go for it
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post #5 of 28
266.35's are the worst driver set I ever used..
The 265.90's on the other hand are the best Ive ever used.
post #6 of 28
I've seen a LOT of people complaining about the 266.35's. I'm on 266.44's myself. Although I haven't tried BFBC2 out yet.
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post #7 of 28
definitely 266.35 reduced stuttering in games for me although my gpu usage was always close 100% in bfbc2 no matter what driver i used....
post #8 of 28
Beta driver fixed some serious screen tearing issues for me *thumbs up*

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266.35's are the worst driver set I ever used..
The 265.90's on the other hand are the best Ive ever used.
You can use the quadro driver on your 570 ?
    
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post #9 of 28
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These are my options for my gfx card + os:

NameVersionRelease Date
GeForce/ION Release 265 BETA266.35January 4, 2011
GeForce/ION Release 260 WHQL260.99October 25, 2010
GeForce/ION Release 260 WHQL260.89October 18, 2010
GeForce/ION Release 256 WHQL

Which one should I use?

Games I'm Playing:
STEAM- CS:S, TF2, L4D2
GFWL- Halo 2, Gears of War, Shadowrun
Crysis, Starcraft 2
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post #10 of 28
260.99 here and I've had no issues for quite a while, would wait for non beta first IMO.
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