As always, NVIDIA is using misleading wording. There are no game performance improvements:
New in GeForce 310.90:
•Adds a security update for the NVIDIA Display Driver service (nvvsvc.exe).
•Improves performance for GeForce GTX 690:
◦Up to 19% faster performance in Autodesk 3ds Max when interacting with large models compared to GeForce GTX 480.
◦Up to 60% faster performance in ray tracing applications such as NVIDIA iray and Chaos V-Ray (subject to the scene fitting into graphics memory) compared to GeForce GTX 480.
◦Up to 76% faster performance in the 3D extruded ray tracing capability in Adobe After Effects compared to GeForce GTX 480.
•Updates SLI profiles forFar Cry 3andNBA2k13.
•Adds new 3D Vision profiles for the following games:
◦Aliens: Colonial Marines– rated Fair
◦GT Legends– rated 3D Vision Ready
◦LEGO: Lord of the Rings– rated Good
◦Miasmata– rated Good
◦Pirate101– rated 3D Vision Ready
◦Viking: Battle for Asgard– rated Excellent
◦Warframe– rated Good
◦Wizard101– rated 3D Vision Ready