New drivers from Nvidia boost performance up to 19 percent
As Nvidia often does when releasing new graphics cards, there are new WHQL-certified drivers to download. According to Nvidia, the recently released GeForce 334.89 drivers offer double-digit percentage performance gains in some titles (up to 19 percent) for GeForce 400, 500, 600, and 700 series GPUs (compared to GeForce 332.21 WHQL). The drivers also add a few new SLI profiles.
Starting with the performance gains, Nvidia provides the following examples:
Up to 19 percent in F1 2013
Up to 18 percent in Sleeping Dogs
UP to 16 percent in Hitman Absolution
Up to 15 percent in Company of Heroes 2
Up to 10 percent in Assassin's Creed 3
Up to 7 percent in BioShock Infinite
Up to 6 percent in Sniper Elite V2
Up to 5 percent in Total War: Rome 2
Beyond the performance boost, installing the new drivers add SLI profiles for Assassin's Creed: Liberation HD, Assassin's Creed: Freedom Cry, Deus Ex: Human Revolution Director's Cut, and The Crew.