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Not that I'm having performance problems but some extra performance would be nice :D:D
 
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Link takes me right to 8.7's ?
 
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I'm installing the 8.8's. Maybe its your time zone, change it to US Central really fast :D

Anyone have a change log?
 
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Can't read release notes yet.

Edit: Got them. too many people i quess
 
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LoL,now they show up:)
 

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I was trying to show greasemonkey that the link to the 8.8 was working for me.I could have clicked it and opened in a new tab,but i wanted to show the tpu page in the background.Maybe i should have elaborated a bit more.

After someones comment about trying to prove myself an idiot,which i thought was directed at me,i deleted the post.
 
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I am just going to run 06 to see if my score is better or not.
 
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Unreal Tournament 3: The game no longer intermittently fails to launch when a map has texture detail set to maximum. Further details can be found in topic number 737-31189
Oh man I hated that, was the only thing preventing me from playing at max settings! Now I can play it again full FULL POWWAAAAA!
 
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Where are the release notes?
 

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I'll install them tomorrow. Long bug fix but not much for my pc.
 
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well maybe with these i can OC my 4850 ever since 8.7 cant OC with out crashing :laugh:
 

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release notes here :)
 

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Any in non pdf? I cant open them because I consider acrobat spyware.
 
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I am in the process of doing a comparison between the 8.7 and 8.8 drivers with my 4850 (board isn't posting with both of them so single card for now) and my 3870x2, might be a while for full results, but I will keep this post updated as I finish them. For simplicity, I will be running all benchmarks with the cards overclocked.

EDIT: I am going to post screen shots of benches after I run them.

8.7 Vantage 4850


8.7 06 4850


8.7 Fur 4850


8.8 Vantage 4850


8.8 06 4850


8.8 Fur 4850 I had to swap out my 4850's, I think the other one is going bad, so I will reistall the 8.7 drivers with this card and compare to see if the significan loss here is driver or hardware related.
 
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Farcry runs fine for me wolf(same os),try the delta sector mod,looks really nice,is hard too.
 
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Farcry runs fine for me wolf(same os),try the delta sector mod,looks really nice,is hard too.
wolf to tigger, wolf to tigger, come in tigger :D--

dude it doesn't even start for me , just hangs with a black screen . tried reinstalling the game also .
 
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Hey wolf il have to redownload it (yay its free now!), but I can try to test for you.
 

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wolf to tigger, wolf to tigger, come in tigger :D--

dude it doesn't even start for me , just hangs with a black screen . tried reinstalling the game also .
erocker to wolf, FarCry has worked for me sinced I installed it on the 8.5's;)
 
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damn . . . it feels like 8.7 was only a week ago :twitch: