Nvidia releases GeForce 320.00 Beta drivers for Windows 8, offers up to 20% performance improvement

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Nvidia has rolled out new Beta drivers for Windows 7 and Windows 8 and these drivers offer up to 20% performance improvement for current Nvidia graphics cards. This Beta driver also adds support for new games such as Dead Island: Riptide, Neverwinter, and Star Trek.

GeForce 320.00 Beta drivers offer up to 20% performance improvement compared to the previous beta driver release, which most hardcore gamers will have installed. “Increases performance by up to 20% for GeForce 400/500/600 series GPUs in several PC games vs. GeForce 314.22 WHQL-certified drivers. Results will vary depending on your GPU and system configuration,” Nvidia stated.

For example, if you own an Nvidia GeForce 660 graphics card, you will see the following performance improvements just by installing this new beta driver:

  • Up to 20% in Dirt: Showdown
  • Up to 18% in Tomb Raider
  • Up to 8% in StarCraft II
  • Up to 6% in Sniper Elite V2
  • Up to 6% in Metro 2033
  • Up to 6% in Far Cry 3
  • Up to 6% in Deus Ex: Human Revolution
  • Up to 5% in F1 2012

Hit the download link below to snag the new beta drivers. Happy gaming!

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