NVIDIA Delivers Massive Performance Boost to Linux Gaming

Tagged: drivers, Linux, nvidia, Valve, Software, Gaming
Source: marketwatch.com - Read the full article
Posted: 2 years 6 weeks ago

"NVIDIA today announced the latest NVIDIA(R) GeForce(R) drivers -- R310 -- double the performance(1) and dramatically reduce game loading times for those gaming on the Linux operating system.

The result of almost a year of development by NVIDIA, Valve and other game developers, the new GeForce R310 drivers are designed to give GeForce customers the best possible Linux-based PC gaming experience -- and showcase the enormous potential of the world's biggest open-source operating system.

Available for download at www.geforce.com , the new R310 drivers were also thoroughly tested with Steam for Linux, the extension of Valve's phenomenally popular Steam gaming platform that officially opened to gamers starting today..."

 

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Razear
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A beta version of Steam is now on Linux and TF2 is on the list of compatible games so far...these new drivers should come in useful.

3dGameMan
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The Linux community is rejoicing I'm sure.

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