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in my case 11.1a is smoother in games than 10.12 or 11.1 ... I will be keeping 11.1a until the next revision of drivers .
Yep, same for me. I'm getting best performance with 11.1a in SC2 and AoEO (which makes this card really huff and puff, apparently) at 1920x1200.
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Von modded 10.10e vs others please?
    
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Von modded 10.10e vs others please?
I'll take von modded 11.1a, check out aisle 2 thx.
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I remember reading someplace that AMD was touting "free dx11 performance boost.. to combat GTX 560 ti release" with the release of the new drivers. (11's)

Not seeing it at all with these charts.
What a surprise. Each release of the Catalyst drivers seem to have rumors surrounding them about being the second coming. But when has that ever actually happened?

Granted, I have never had any technical problems with the drivers on my laptop. They just never increase performance much, if at all, and even slightly degrade it sometimes.

In any event, the performance differences between each driver are slight enough to only be noticed with a synthetic benchmark. So it doesn't matter if it goes up or down, really.
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Well I had a massive jump in performance with the 11.1a's over the 10.12's in all games and and even bigger increase in games that use tessellation...
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Von modded 10.10e vs others please?
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I'll take von modded 11.1a, check out aisle 2 thx.
well...

The mod is not looking so great in 11.1a at least in benches. I'll try for a comparison w/ 10.10e later.



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well...

The mod is not looking so great in 11.1a at least in benches. I'll try for a comparison w/ 10.10e later.
anything on the 10.10e yet?
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What happened to these 47% performance increases AMD claimed on AA performance on certain titles?
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anything on the 10.10e yet?
unfortunately, the 10.10e doesn't work with my 6950 and I don't have another card to test them with. Sorry
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According to the pic below, most people dont play massive resolutions. There are really only a select few who run eyefinity and 2560 resolutions ... So why would they test that resolution to make 20 people happy when the masses play at resolutions way lower?

The masses don't typically purchase high end.
    
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