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1.5 Years of Driver Updates on the 5870

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Interesting article by tomshardware.com comparing the performance and enhancements of each new driver release on the 5870, complete with benchmarks.

http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/...5870,2872.html

Overall small but mostly steady performance increases from driver to driver, along with some other benefits.
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cool. to bad i don't like ati after 4850 . pos card.
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cool. to bad i don't like ati after 4850 . pos card.
You must have gotten a bad one. The 4850 was the best card of its time for price/performance. I keep kicking myself that I didn't get that as my first video card. Instead I got a 9800gtx+.
     
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4850 was my first "real" card.
Awesome price/performance.
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4850 was awesome, but haters gonna hate.
Interesting article but they should've included 11.4p imo. That is the latest version of the drivers, whether it is "official" or not does not matter.
    
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Interesting article but they should've included 11.4p imo.
They only test final versions on that website. No betas, RCs, or previews!
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