Thursday September 17, 2015

The Best, Most Efficient GPU For 1080p Linux Gamers

If you want to know what the best, most efficient graphics card for Linux gamers is, you should probably read this article at Phoronix today.

Earlier this week I posted a graphics card comparison using the open-source drivers and looking at the best value and power efficiency. In today's article is a larger range of AMD Radeon and NVIDIA GeForce graphics cards being tested under a variety of modern Linux OpenGL games/demos while using the proprietary AMD/NVIDIA Linux graphics drivers to see how not only the raw performance compares but also the performance-per-Watt, overall power consumption, and performance-per-dollar metrics.