Ries's Recent Activity

  1. Ries replied to the thread Apple Seemingly Unable to Recover Data From 2018 MacBook Pro With Touch Bar When Logic Board Fails.

    You: My B key isn't working Apple: Ok, well fix that Apple: Sorry, that grain of sand got past the membrane, your data is now lost.

    Jul 23, 2018 at 12:56 AM
  2. Ries replied to the thread Now that Apple has screwed up the MBP 2016-2018 lines, what do those who have been waiting do?.

    Holding on to my 2011 till it dies or I get a proper esc key + magsafe. Properly holding on to my 7 since the price hikes and the "base"...

    Jul 21, 2018 at 8:52 AM
  3. Ries replied to the thread 2018 i9 MacBook Pro throttling discussion [merged].

    The fact that the 2017 model can get an almost equal score to the 2018 i7 with 2 cores less / DDR3 and the dell 6 core i7 with a lower...

    Jul 21, 2018 at 7:23 AM
  4. Ries replied to the thread 2018 i9 MacBook Pro throttling discussion [merged].

    The MBP 2018 Corei7 also has 6 cores. I guess that is why no one except you said it....

    Jul 21, 2018 at 6:49 AM
  5. Ries replied to the thread Intel is to Blame... It's True..

    I think this is a Apple Car with a cover on, skip to 1m 30s: [MEDIA]

    Jul 20, 2018 at 2:43 PM
  6. Ries replied to the thread i9 vs i7.

    Ehhh, no. The video is more of a gpu performance test, the second link nothing is tested and the third confirms the issues, you can see...

    Jul 19, 2018 at 3:19 PM
  7. Ries replied to the thread YouTuber Claims 15-Inch MacBook Pro With Upgraded Core i9 Chip is Severely Throttled Due to Thermal Issues.

    Properly won't make a difference, the fans should be at 100% after running the test for a while, if it isn't back up to base clock then,...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 2:52 PM
  8. Ries replied to the thread MacBook Pro Hot Potato Returns!.

    It gives us the fact that the MacBook Pro can't handle full load without throttling beyond acceptable. The cooling solution is too weak....

    Jul 18, 2018 at 11:30 AM
  9. Ries replied to the thread Samsung Ad Pokes Fun at Apple Genius Bar and Touts Faster Galaxy S9 LTE Speeds.

    Start moving away from the cell towers. would 32.1mbps/s max vs 3.8mbps/s make a difference?

    Jul 18, 2018 at 3:56 AM
  10. Ries replied to the thread Apple Watch Series 3 Featured in Three New 'Close Your Rings' Ads.

    You're clearly using it wrong, using a car is cheating, start walking and running!

    Jul 16, 2018