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post #31 of 159
Quit using a poll to justify your trolling
post #32 of 159
Love the troll thread. Thanks for the laugh. Please go back to suckling on...Going to stop there

P.S. Ive owned many different cards from both and not one single issue.
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post #33 of 159
They both have issues, not one or the other 'don't have them.

Do you guys remember when Nvidia released drivers during the SC2 beta? Yeah, it killed cards.

But... ATI has bad drivers? I have never heard of an ATI driver killing their cards at least............................................. .....
     
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post #34 of 159
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Can someone outline what's wrong with ATI's drivers? I've never had problems with them, but I'm just curious.
Damn second display flickering!! I have to unplug my second monitor while playing some games.

Multi-monitors has been a fairly common setup for years now. How hard is it to write drivers that support multi displays flawlessly?
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10.10E has been working for my flawless on my 6870, works perfect in eyefinity, no issues. Tried about 100 games, all work fine.

10.10E for life.
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i still don't understand why they release Drivers that are worse than the one before?
    
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You know what's really funny here, I just got done using a 4890. I actually REGRET getting rid of it now for this 470 due to Nvidia driver issues. And yes, I've formatted even since then. Everytime I install the Nvidia drivers, if I forget about it, they completely wipe out my sound if I let them. Plus my cards NEVER downclock and undervolt like they're supposed to.

I honestly have never ONCE had an issue with ATI / AMD drivers. Never. I have had a few issues with Nvidia drivers, but nothing bad enough to keep me from buying their cards again.

Both brands have LEGITIMATE driver problems occasionally. The other 99.9% of the time (made up figure here), its user error that causes these so called driver problems.
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Damn second display flickering!! I have to unplug my second monitor while playing some games.

Multi-monitors has been a fairly common setup for years now. How hard is it to write drivers that support multi displays flawlessly?
My primary and secondary monitors use to flicker and flash with 185.xx drivers from Nvidia...Its not just ATI that has that issue. Fixed by reinstalling the driver.
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i still don't understand why they release Drivers that are worse than the one before?
They don't.

The person using the later drivers and stating that they are worse is an idiot and clearly doesn't know how to uninstall and reinstall the later driver correctly

     
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ive never owned a ati desktop card (several freinds have them and they have had several problems due to drivers) but on my laptop (ati 4650 1gb) i can't update my drivers at all as they say my card is not detected.. yet i see it just fine in device manager and games n such
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