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AMD Radeon HD 6900 and AMD Radeon HD 6800 Series Performance Improvements:
  • 3DMark Vantage improves ~7%
  • 3DMark06 improves ~3%
  • Call of Duty Black Ops improves ~20% at 4xMSAA and up to 35% at 8xMSAA
  • Riddick Assault on Dark Athena SSAO performance improves ~20%
  • Unigine Heaven OpenGL performance improves ~10% at moderate, 30% at normal and 100% at extreme tessellation levels

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Edit: REPOST sorry

http://www.overclock.net/ati/917979-...ix-coming.html



WOWW at extreme tesselation boost we'll see though
Edited by DeadMau5 - 1/18/11 at 9:25am
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Hope i see big improvement with my 6850
    
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Why they are releasing 11.1a hotfix..before they even release 11.1 is something I stumped by.
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post #4 of 29
Interesting but I thought these were out on the 26th/27th ?
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I came in this morning and it seems as though our Driver Team had a few more last minute tweaks/changes which in turn delays the process for certification and testing and now the new date is firm for next week. The driver is a “release candidate†and we’re currently working on WHQL certification, the Driver Team is keeping me informed as to when it’ll go live. I’ve now been told that they’re working on a timeline to have it out by mid-next week, so most definitely either Wednesday 25th or Thursday 26th .
Its delayed.
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Jeez, all this support for the 6000 series.

I wonder if it's work even updating for my 5850...
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Interesting but I thought these were out on the 26th/27th ?
Me too apparently they are.

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Its delayed.
Damn missed that, it was always scheduled for 26th so i don't understand why they'd say this then delay it again lol

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Jeez, all this support for the 6000 series.

I wonder if it's work even updating for my 5850...
I would always good to have latest drivers to support the latest games etc..
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I would always good to have latest drivers to support the latest games etc..
Paranoia is the only thing stopping me from updating my 9.12's.
They've worked perfectly.
post #9 of 29
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Its delayed.
Well that would explain it.
post #10 of 29
100% extreme tessellation improvement...wow....gotta see that one to believe it. These really will be a match for NVidia if that is true...tessellation has always been a shortcoming for AMD.

Let's hope this gives some 5k love too...we'll see.
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