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Windows 7: Windows 7 v Vista Graphics Performance Article

18 Mar 2009   #1
Jac

Windows Seven 7068 x64
 
 
Windows 7 v Vista Graphics Performance Article

An article looking at the performance of the new WDDM 1.1 over the Vista model.

Windows 7 vs. Vista Graphics Performance - OS, Software & Networking by ExtremeTech


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18 Mar 2009   #2
Jac

Windows Seven 7068 x64
 
 

I thought this post might stimulate some discussion but apparently not - however I am gonna give my two penneth.

Final conclusions - ATI are way out in front!? - Wut

Those scores suggest to me performance between Nvidia and ATi on both wddm1.1 and wddm1.0 to be statiscally insignificant. A +/- 5% performance difference is going to be unnoticeable in a DX game. For me it's a touch disappointing that the enhancements of wddm1.1 are not really worth talking about but at least the performance didn't degrade any.

Hopefully new drivers on RC might give us a few more frames.
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21 Mar 2009   #3
ramoine

Windows 7 Ultimate / Snow Leopard OS X 10.6.4
 
 

Nice find , thanks for posting !

I've always been a fan of ATI .
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