Yesterday we have taken a closer look at AMDs latest drivers and we found some astonishing and yet concerning things. We`ve seen that power consumption in idle conditions is much worse than with earlier drivers. In fact, it`s 55 percent higher than with with previous drivers."
Any major computer upgrade generally requires a full software reinstall too. No so if you heed the advice in the guide to Upgrading a Motherboard without Reinstalling. PCSTATS Tips