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AMD's Radeon Gallium3D Starts Posing A Threat To Catalyst

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http://phoronix.com – Phoronix: AMD's Radeon Gallium3D Starts Posing A Threat To Catalyst With recent milestones like the Radeon performance improvements in Linux 3.12 that come as a side-effect from a CPUfreq change, Radeon DPM, and the improvements found by the upcoming Mesa 10.0 release, and numerous other open-source driver improvements, the AMD's Radeon Gallium3D performance is very competitive to AMD's Catalyst driver. This close level of performance is for the R600 Gallium3D driver with GPUs like the Radeon HD 5000/6000 series graphics cards. Here's some benchmarks showing how the open-source AMD Radeon per (HowTos)