Nvidia Releases GeForce 320.14 Beta Drivers

Nvidia has launched the GeForce 320.14 Beta Drivers that provide up to 10 percent better performance in Metro: Last Light and improvements of up to 20 percent for a range of other titles when compared to the GeForce 314.22 WHQL drivers. 

Though results will vary, depending on your system's configuration, Nvidia has provided the following "measured gains" for a GTX 660 in both a solo and SLI configurations. 

Title 

GTX 660 

GTX 660 SLI 

Battlefield 3 

Up to 6% 

Dirt: Showdown 

Up to 20% 

Up to 17% 

Deus Ex: Human Revolutions 

Up to 6% 

Up to 6% 

F1 2012 

Up to 5% 

Up to 5% 

Far Cry 3 

Up to 6% 

Up to 6% 

Metro 2033 

Up to 6% 

StarCraft II 

Up to 8% 

Up to 7% 

Tomb Raider 

Up to 18% 

Up to 18% 


Finally, the drivers included added or updated SLI profiles for a range of titles that include Alien Fear, Call of Juarez: Gunslinger, Dead Island: Riptide, Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon, Grid 2, Resident Evil 6 and The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct. 

The GeForce 320.14 Beta Drivers are available for download from Nvidia's GeForce website for 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Windows Vista, 7 and 8. 

                                                                                     

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  • razor512
    hopefully this beta driver works properly.
    version 320.00 beta had fan control issues on the GTX 400 series cards. (caused high temperatures and throttling)
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  • kuro sanji
    I have the same problem with beta driver, it makes the performance down, before updating to version 320 beta
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  • SchizoFrog
    Finding issues is the point of releasing BETA drivers. If you don't want issues then stick with the WHQL releases.
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