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hey guys so the new nvidia drivers are out and i was wondering if i should download them? i know sometimes there really bad or whatever so yeah should i get them?
http://www.geforce.com/#/Drivers/Results/29657
thats the latest one
    
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What version are you using now?
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im using the previous version to the latest one i think something along the lines off 266.58
    
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I'm using 270.61 now and so far have no major complaints. I say go for it.
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I have issues with DA2, good news is that I had the same issues with the older versions, so go for it, it can't hurt
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Originally Posted by bello View Post
hey guys so the new nvidia drivers are out and i was wondering if i should download them? i know sometimes there really bad or whatever so yeah should i get them?
http://www.geforce.com/#/Drivers/Results/29657
thats the latest one
Why not just read the release notes for the new drivers? If nothing new is added for any program's or games you play then why upgrade?
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I downloaded the forceware 270.61 drivers today. Major difference in Seti@home work units.

On 266.58 I was getting around 70% usage for a 'SETI@hone Enhanced 6.10 (cuda_fermi). Now after the update my two GTX 570s sit between 87% and 99% with minor temperature difference, on 266.58 I never saw the GPUs above 80% and then only a short spike.

Either MSi afterburner is lying or the new drivers really like pumping out seti work units.
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