Originally Posted by Xuper
it said : up to 3%.
This.....people read what they want...even if it's not there.
Originally Posted by PostalTwinkie
Looks like a typo, as it says "3%1", so I would believe they mean 31%.
As for discussion around loss of performance, probably due to lowering clocks on core and/or memory (probably memory)......what a bag of worms.
The article states +3% with new drivers
It also states they are trying to do something about the power draw load on the pci-e bus
in other words looking for a way to draw less power from pci-e and more power from the 6 pin connector.
They also mention they are going to give you the OPTION of reducing the total power draw
of the card