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    MP 6,1 Memory speed: Is there a real performance difference?

    Hi Now that I've my lovely and beautiful TrashCan to play with, i'm of course willing to max it out as it's so cheap to buy stuff on the market. I've ordered a E5-2667 v2 to keep high clock speed on single core but at the same time a bunch of cores for the one or two WM i'm running on VMWare...
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    iPad Pro iPad Pro 12.9-inch (3rd generation) - performance on iPadOS 16 in 2022

    Hello everyone, I’ve been looking at a 12.9-inch iPad Pro, the 3rd generation model, from 2018. How is the performance on these iPads as of today? The Apple A12X in these is a very capable processor, but they have 4GB of memory. This amount definitely seems low in theory, although the 4th...
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    iMac Retina 5K, 27-inch, 2017 won't boot after RAM upgrade to 64GB

    Currently my iMac Retina 5K, 27-inch, 2017 has 4 x 8GB DDR4 (2400MHZ) OEM RAM installed. I wanted to max out the RAM to the full 64GB allowed for my model, so I purchased 4 x 16GB DDR4 RAM (2400MHz) to replace the OEM RAM from the following link on Amazon...
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    Safari 16 leaking memory

    Will write fast until I have memory left... After upgraded Monterrey, the software update suggested the upgrade of Safari, and I did. Now the page I am viewing and working on it starts do grow up in memory, up to 1GB, 2GB, became unresponsive, stop animating and so on. The rest of the system is...
  5. stylinexpat

    M2 MBA Playing Youtube on Safari

    HAs anyone tried to play various YouTube videos on new MBA and if so does it heat up? If you have numerous tabs open like stock ticker tabs where numbers are constantly flashing and changing with video playing on YouTube or perhaps from a Bloomberg news on trading platform does it slow down or...
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  7. Rebani

    iPhone Show "this day" memories in Photos

    Hi When I got all my photos in OneDrive, every day it showed me "on this day". Ex. today 1st of July, it showed me all pictures takes on this days, through all the years. Now I got alle my photos in Apple Photos instead. I liked this feature in OneDrive, and miss it so much. Is there any way...
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    MacBook M1 and Chrome

    Hi all For anyones use MacBook M1 with 8 GB. If you had opened 35 tabs in Chrome has Memory in Activity Monitor still green ? Does it still snappy for browsing ? Thank
  9. bmac89

    Virtual Memory Swap?

    Hello, I’m interested to learn more about the virtual memory swap feature. This sounds like what I have been wanting to see added to iPadOS for a long while. Does this mean memory will swap to storage when necessary and will prevent apps refreshing and Safari tabs reloading due to memory...
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    Other Possible solutions: Make the app switcher always full and/or eliminate the "not running" state

    The App Switcher on an iPhone always starts out empty after completing setup, then it starts getting filled up as soon as you launch an app for the first time. But because of, swiping apps out of the App Switcher makes...
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    Is my M1 MBA using too much swap memory? Why is my Intel MBP not using as much?

    The following Activity Monitor screenshots were taken on idle. M1 MBA 8GB RAM 256GB SSD Monterey: * CPU Load * Memory Pressure * Disk Intel 2019 MBP 16" 64GB RAM 1TB SSD Catalina: * CPU Load * Memory Pressure * Disk I use my M1 MBA purely for streaming (mostly YouTube) or...
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    4 months later: Intel V M1 Max memory

    I've generally been thrilled with my new 14MBP. (Mont 12.2.) However, this week I noticed my memory pressure was in the 'yellow', and straightforward applications such as Discord and What's app was consuming large amounts of memory. I tried the same apps in an identical setup on an 2017...
  13. thmusic7

    Ready to upgrade my Mac and need some advice.

    Hi. I am a professional Music composer and producer. I need to upgrade my equipment for memory and performance sake. I'm on a budget of $1,200, but willing to spend a little more (or less??) to get what I need and want. Here's what I have right now. A mid 2012 MacBook Pro at 2.9GHZ DUAL CORE...
  14. Risco

    Keyboard lag?

    Has anyone had this? Same thing happened with my iPhone XS although much worse. Was also noticeable on iOS 14. I now have an iPhone 13 with a clean install and still see this but not as much. Mostly in Safari with a few tabs open or Amazon app. Thinking this a memory management issue? I have...
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    iPhone 13 Pro Max iPhone 13, 13 Pro Max Benchmark Storage Speed Thread

    Hello guys, every year again. I am interested in your results with the 13, 13 Pro, 13 Pro Max. Here is my result: iPhone 13 Pro Max 256GB iOS 15 Please enter your device and memory size and upload a screen from Antutu Benchmark. Somehow my result is very high for a 256GB device. The memory...
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    Apple Silicon and DDR5

    The DDR5 standard, along with more memory channels could raise APU graphics performance to levels currently impossible. An M3 chip, with, say LPDDR5 6400? The same standard would also advantage AMD's iGPU performance. One theory for AMD currently shipping APUs with Vega cores that are...
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    27" iMac Upgrading Memory

    Five plus years later, and outside of some display retention issues around the edge of the screen after long use, I still am a huge fan of my Retina 5K, 27-inch, Late 2015 iMac. With that being said, I have found myself looking at memory upgrades. Needed? Maybe not, but also of some "why not"...
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    M1 MBA owners with 8Gb... any regrets not getting 16?

    I have always been a believer in never going light on RAM in a computer. So far my 8gb in the MBA seems like it is enough. But I keep thinking long term would I have been better off with 16?
  19. BenRacicot

    Is the M1 GPU sharing LPDDR4 RAM going to be enough?

    I’ve been researching what the MX/2 GPU cores could be comparable to and have a few big questions. 1. It does seem that app devs are reporting the same max 5.xgb usage. 2. It also seems pretty accepted that the M1 GPU is sharing the LPDDR4 system RAM. 3. Could the new chip (M2?) include 64GB of...
  20. DorianBritton

    MP 6,1 Mac Pro 2013 Memory Issues

    Having a memory issue with my 6,1 trashcan. Sometimes it starts and runs fine, sometimes not. There’s an issue where random dimm slots either don’t show the full memory or don’t show part of the memory (32g slot only shows 24g). When this happens I’m also getting Bluetooth connection starts and...