I see no difference at all, game still crashes randomly after 2-10 minutes (mostly when driving a car).
All settings (CPU & game) left to standart.
Here my benchmark (old driver)...my only hope is GTAs' patch, or to throw my new computer out of the window...
Average FPS: 55.87
Duration: 37.71 sec
CPU Usage: 56%
System memory usage: 64%
Video memory usage: 77%
Video Mode: 1280 x 1024 (60 Hz)
Texture Quality: High
Render Quality: High
View Distance: 32
Detail Distance: 70
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Service Pack 3
Video Adapter: ATI Radeon HD 4870 X2
Video Driver version: 126.96.36.19979
Audio Adapter: Realtek HD Audio output
Intel Pentium III Xeon processor
File ID: benchmark.cli