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General => News and Reviews => Topic started by: PCNetSpec on December 05, 2016, 06:53:15 am

Title: Mesa 12.0.4 Promises 15% Performance Boost for Radeon Users on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
Post by: PCNetSpec on December 05, 2016, 06:53:15 am
Mesa 12.0.4 Promises 15% Performance Boost for Radeon Users on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (and therefore Peppermint 7)
http://news.softpedia.com/news/mesa-12-0-4-promises-15-performance-boost-for-radeon-users-on-ubuntu-16-04-lts-510713.shtml

I've added the PPA and my system seems to run cooler when playing games (dunno about 'performance') .. this is not scientific, nor am I recommending people make the change before it becomes official and appeaas as an update automagically .. simply drawing attention to it, the rest is up to you :)