BitWraith wrote on Apr 19, 2013, 16:31: Yes my frame rates improved greatly as soon as I installed Windows 8. Maybe it was the new driver, but I doubt seriously that Nvidia had their crap that together when 8 launched. I'm running a GTS 450 - not exactly top of the line folks. Most likely the OS taxing my other hardware less which is compensating for my crappy video card.
You didn't even say what games. Feel free to link some results backing that up, otherwise it's just a meaningless anecdote that somehow controverts most benchmarks by professionals.