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Old 07-07-08, 12:28 PM   #19
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Default Re: nVidia 8000/9000 Series Performance Issues

Originally Posted by xsolarwindx View Post
What card and driver do you have?

I'm going to try these 177 drivers now. And yes, performance tends to be relative, but I think we all know what we mean when we say that KDE4 is unbearable or scrolling in firefox takes half a minute to render a frame or compiz fusion is choppy when minimizing/maximizing.

I've been using windows on my dual boot setup JUST because of this issue. On windows, resizing complicated windows is a snap and 2D performance is awesome as well as 3D performance. I would be on Linux if that were the case over there...

8800GTS 512, 177.13 drivers.
Board: Maximus Formula, Rampage conversion, BIOS 308
CPU: Q6600 G0 @ 3.47Ghz (385x9), CM Hyper 212 Cooler
RAM: 4x 2GB Kingston 667 @ 925Mhz, 2V
Video: ASUS GeForce 8800GTS 512MB, 16,541 3DMark '06
Case: Lian Li PC75
PSU: Thermaltake Toughpower 680W
Linux: Gentoo 2.6.29 x86_64
Windows: Windows XP Pro x64 for the odd game.
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