Funny video (boot testing 2010 mba vs 2011)

Discussion in 'MacBook Air' started by henrikrox, Aug 8, 2011.

  1. henrikrox macrumors 65816


    Feb 3, 2010
    Just came over this video on youtube

    Thought it was a bit funny

    The guy's plan was to showcase the faster ssd, more ram, better cpu etc in boot times. All though, not everything is going so good.


    2010 MBa is on the left
    2011 mba is on the right

  2. ri0ku macrumors 6502a

    Mar 11, 2009
  3. jackyyeow macrumors 6502

    Jul 5, 2011

    What's the point of that video?

    Telling people not to buy the 2011 MBA just because it boot up few secs slower?:rolleyes:
  4. ri0ku macrumors 6502a

    Mar 11, 2009
    Uh? did you watch the video and read the OP?

    He mentions that the guy is doing a boot test against the old macbook air with the 2011 model which should be faster as the ssd is faster etc and yet in his tests this seems not to be the case..

    Hes not saying at any point do not buy the 2011 model :rolleyes:
  5. warfed macrumors regular

    Apr 16, 2011
    The only thing this test showed is that Lion boots slower than SL.
  6. jackyyeow macrumors 6502

    Jul 5, 2011
    So? What's the point?

    Read again the quote below of the OP, especially the last word. Tell me again what do you think of this phrase.

  7. mobilehaathi macrumors G3


    Aug 19, 2008
    The Anthropocene
    Actually, since there were multiple variables differing between the two computers, it is impossible to pin down what precisely is causing the discrepancy.
  8. ri0ku macrumors 6502a

    Mar 11, 2009
    Thats the point .... the guy is showing the 2011 vs the 2010 thinking his 2011 model would out perform the older model via a boot test.

    And its not the case and the guy in the video seems to have no idea why thats happening.

    So the OP just thought it was a little funny, whats the problem?

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