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  1. iamMacPerson replied to the thread 2018 i7 MacBook Pro throttling discussion..

    They should have a put a newer Quad Core with a lower TDP. From what I’m seeing, the Quad 13” on Geekbench just as fast if not faster...

    Jul 19, 2018 at 9:53 AM
  2. iamMacPerson liked spriter's post in the thread 2018 i7 MacBook Pro throttling discussion..

    The chassis redesign cycle isn’t up yet. And people were clamouring for the newer CPUs like the competition has. If they didn’t, they’d...

    Jul 19, 2018 at 9:48 AM
  3. iamMacPerson replied to the thread 2018 i7 MacBook Pro throttling discussion..

    I can’t comment on Photoshop or Illustrator, but for idling, word processing and web browsing I can. The idle temp seems be about...

    Jul 19, 2018 at 9:46 AM
  4. iamMacPerson liked CodeJoy's post in the thread 2018 i7 MacBook Pro throttling discussion..

    I think it needs to be restarted manually. It def need to be run for longer, the CPU was going towards potentially throttling but the...

    Jul 19, 2018 at 1:09 AM
  5. iamMacPerson replied to the thread 2018 i7 MacBook Pro throttling discussion..

    I’m getting 95.61fps on the 560X. How about your 555X? And regarding the Dell, I guess this shows that while Intel is not blameless in...

    Jul 19, 2018 at 1:08 AM
  6. iamMacPerson replied to the thread 2018 i7 MacBook Pro throttling discussion..

    :eek: Wow I'm averaging, like, 780. Highest score was 885. Really goes to show how much different the thermal throttling is making. I...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 2:44 PM
  7. iamMacPerson replied to the thread 2018 i7 MacBook Pro throttling discussion..

    If you don’t mind me asking, was this Cinebench and what was your CPU score?

    Jul 18, 2018 at 1:09 PM
  8. iamMacPerson liked uecker87's post in the thread 2018 i7 MacBook Pro throttling discussion..

    I did the same test on my base 15" with the 2.2ghz i7. See the below reply I have originally posted in the i9 discussion.

    Jul 18, 2018 at 1:07 PM
  9. iamMacPerson liked Schranke's post in the thread 2018 i7 MacBook Pro throttling discussion..

    That is actually quit surprising, when I did the same test I managed it without the fans kicking up over idle, I do of course not get...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 1:07 PM
  10. iamMacPerson attached a file to the thread 2018 i7 MacBook Pro throttling discussion..

    Oh yeah, the fans kicked in at full speed after a minute or so. Temps were maxed out most of the time, jumping between 90-100C. But it...

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  11. iamMacPerson liked wallysb01's post in the thread 2018 i7 MacBook Pro throttling discussion..

    Wonderful. Thanks. Its looking to me like the base i7 is the way to go for me.

    Jul 18, 2018 at 12:28 PM
  12. iamMacPerson liked CodeJoy's post in the thread 2018 i7 MacBook Pro throttling discussion..

    That seems a bit optimistic for a computer, doesn't it?

    Jul 18, 2018 at 12:16 PM
  13. iamMacPerson liked Queen6's post in the thread 2018 i7 MacBook Pro throttling discussion..

    I'd rather it just worked as advertised in the first place... Q-6

    Jul 18, 2018 at 12:16 PM
  14. iamMacPerson attached a file to the thread 2018 i7 MacBook Pro throttling discussion..

    Yeah here in the US were very pro-business and anti-consumer. Technically, Apple cannot void your warranty unless they can prove that...

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  15. iamMacPerson attached a file to the thread 2018 i7 MacBook Pro throttling discussion..

    Something, something, voiding the warranty on a brand new computer, something something lol. I have this fear of replacing the thermal...

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