Originally Posted by gbil
GLXGEARS IS NOT A BENCHMARK
Use a real world application/game and read the stickies!
Had you read the post you would (hopefully) have realized that it was not a question regarding performance but rather throughput on the same piece of hardware. Actually, the fact that you bring that up makes me think you're just regurgitating what others have said--in other context--hoping it makes you look somewhat cool; whilst in reality you are just causing unnecessary traffic.