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AMD's R9 290X Tested on Ubuntu: Results - Performance, con't
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3. Performance with the proprietary driver, all settings at highest quality (including Wait for Vertical Refresh), Tear Free disabled (typical, all releases):
Some occasional minor tearing noted when playing web content. Frame rate was consistent.
Occasional transient minor tearing and pixilation were noted when playing the .avi file. Frame rate was consistent
Minor tearing was noted when playing the DVD movie played in SMPlayer. Frame rate was consistent.
Minor tearing was noted with Team Fortress 2. There was some stuttering, indicating that the frame rate suffered.
GLMark2 demonstrated some minimal tearing and a few periods of odd pixilation. Oddly, frame rate was degraded to 57FPS.