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Default 07-08-2017, 17:27 | posts: 6,829

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Tile Rasterizers has been around for a long time, a lot longer than smart phones. They don't save that much power - they use it on mobile because every mW matters there, but on desktops the cost of hitting memory is only a few watts. What it does do is increase effective memory bandwidth by decent amount.

Nvidia dynamically turns it on/off in profiles because it actually costs a couple of cycles to use it and certain applications don't gain any benefit from the increased bandwidth.

It's not the magical thing some people make it out to be.
But then you depend on AMD for per-app tweaking of this. It would be nice if it could be enabled/disabled manually from a profile.
   
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