Originally Posted by bigjdubb
Hopefully some review site will test out the two different driver branches to see what the performance differences are. I wouldn't be all that surprised if games perform the same with both.
When testing the FE the performance difference was massive between the two branches. While nVidias release notes show they still have game ready optimizations in their creator driver. The only downside is that they aren't going to be updated with every single game ready driver.