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post #11 of 35
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Quote:
Originally Posted by SlackerITGuy View Post
Also from NVIDIA.com:



So.... yeah.

There's no difference mate.

Either way, this looks like it's going nowhere, just wait for the WHQL then, we'll be enjoying exactly the same set a couple of weeks earlier =).

And just an FYI, the worst NVIDIA driver of all time was WHQL certified.
Looks to me like that quote says that it is sent to Microsoft for testing, which then must be approved after said testing.
post #12 of 35
And you need a new WHQL driver because? Bored?
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post #13 of 35
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And you need a new WHQL driver because? Bored?
Because nvidia has been lacking in the driver department, IMO. You hear all the time about how much better the nvidia drivers are than the competition, but in my experience it is the other way around. Not everyone has the same results and experiences, of course. I just feel that nvidia hasn't been on the ball.

I have been primarily playing crysis 2 a lot, so this is very noticeable to me. And being that it is an nvidia sponsored game I expect better.
post #14 of 35
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Originally Posted by 2thAche View Post
And you need a new WHQL driver because? Bored?
Dude still doesn't get that WHQL certification is meaningless lololol.
post #15 of 35
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Originally Posted by SlackerITGuy View Post
Dude still doesn't get that WHQL certification is meaningless lololol.
So you're saying that there is absolutely no difference whatsoever between WHQL and that they are exactly the same in every way?

What about the beta drivers that allowed for an ati card to be present and use the nvidia card as phsyx, without the hack? That was not the same as the whql driver that was released right after it, that did not allow this. I only remember this because it was in the news. To nvidia, this was a flaw which was "fixed" in the whql version. So yes, there is a difference.
post #16 of 35
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Originally Posted by tosh.0 View Post
and whats wrong with the latest beta driver? seems to be working good for everyone..
Not for me. And surely not for everyone one.

http://www.overclock.net/12959554-post116.html

http://www.overclock.net/12951083-post99.html

http://www.overclock.net/12943325-post78.html

You get the point...
Edited by ToxicAdam - 4/6/11 at 4:31am
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post #17 of 35
You just want one that's not in beta, which is understandable.

WHQL means practically nothing.
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You just want one that's not in beta, which is understandable.

WHQL means practically nothing.
WHQL always worked better for me. Beta is just that... beta

I know a lot of people with SLI setups 270.51 doesn't work. > http://www.overclock.net/12962465-post121.html
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Makes me wonder what on earth their driver team is actually doing.
Hehe, Making more betas
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Hehe, Making more betas
ha haha
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