I admit it. I was wrong about Yosemite.

Discussion in 'OS X Yosemite (10.10)' started by Tough Guy, Nov 19, 2014.

  1. Tough Guy macrumors regular

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    It's gorgeous on retina displays. Very well done.

    I stand by the opinion that it looks off on standard displays though.
     
  2. dugbug macrumors 65816

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    I like it on standard displays compared to windows and previous versions of os x, but I admit if I were to see a retina iMac I would regret it :)

    I love the aesthetic. A few more patch releases and this will be the next snow leopard.
     
  3. djtech42 macrumors 65816

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    It's grown on me, especially now that I am using my own folder icon.
     
  4. sunfire7 macrumors member

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    Me too I thought I will miss Mavericks but I embrace the change and now I love it! And I have zero issues or bugs luckly :)
     
  5. IA64 macrumors 6502

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    What's your machine ? and which model ?
     
  6. sunfire7 macrumors member

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    It's a Macbook Pro Retina 13'' Late 2013, 8gb ram and 256 ssd. Runs great on Yosemite, no wifi issues nor graphical glitches, its smooth.

    The only thing I hate is the new safari's private mode
     
  7. tkermit macrumors 68040

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    Yosemite should come with a complimentary Retina MacBook Pro. :cool:
     
  8. dsemf macrumors 6502

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    Macbook Air 13'' 2013, 8gb ram and 256 ssd. Runs great on Yosemite, no wifi issues nor graphical glitches, its smooth.

    DS
     
  9. jmgregory1 macrumors 68000

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    I'm a bit off-put by some of the harsh colors (the buttons in particular), but I'm running in dark mode, so that's not an issue anymore.

    I can't see ever going back to the way things were, regardless of the design changes, because the interconnection of devices is such a huge thing for me. There are some things I think Apple can push further on, but overall, they've already changed my expectations of how my rMBP, and iPhone and iPad and iMac should work together.
     
  10. iamMacPerson macrumors 68030

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    I have to agree that it looks good, however on standard displays, it doesn't look half bad. My Mac Pro has a 1080p display (24") and it still looks good. A 13" non-Retina MBP looks decent.

    Funny, I upgraded that 13" MBP and when I showed it to the owner (family member who hated iOS 7's interface for a while) they said they loved it. Releasing iOS first then OS X with the new interface was a good way to go IMO.

    Long live Aqua 3! (I honestly have no idea what else to call the interface now)
     
  11. rotlex macrumors 6502a

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    Have to agree the look has really grown on me. Heck, I'm running Yosemite on a 7 year old 24" iMac and I like the way it looks. Can't wait to see it on the retina iMac I plan on ordering as soon as the holidays are over and I recover some funds, LOL.
     
  12. Drag'nGT macrumors 68000

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    At first I wasn't a fan entirely but in some instances I do like it. I am starting to get really annoyed at changes in apps that didn't need to be changed or moved. But otherwise I'm ok.
     

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