1080p movies and maybe above does it handle it ?


macrumors member
Original poster
Dec 15, 2013
i am thinking of getting a the new macbook but i am most often going to watch movies on it and i wonder if the processor will handle it without hickups mostly 1080p movies or maybe more if it can handle it , and can it handle 1080p to apple tv on a tv flawless?


macrumors member
Dec 3, 2011
Bangkok, Thailand
I occasionally set the display resolution to 1920x1200 just to play 1080p MKV movies with Mac Blu-ray Player (see a thread on this forum on how to enable 1920x1200). Sound quality is superb. Video playback is smooth. It takes up to 80% of battery juice to watch a 2-hour movie though.
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