Multi-core CPU in PhysX in action…
PostFX from the file script-post-fx.xml
|Release 177.83||Release 177.92||Difference|
|Soft Shadows Branching OFF||6054||5817||-4%|
|Soft Shadows Branching ON||10198||9542||-6.5%|
|FluidMark GeForce PhysX||9626||9579||-0.5%|
|FluidMark Software PhysX||1495||1503||0%|
Well… many websites have claimed that release 177.92 brings a boost in performance. Maybe in Direct3D (I also ran Aquamark and 3DMark2006 under WinXP and I didn’t see differences) under Vista. But in OpenGL, there is no performance gain.