Will I notice A Difference ?

Discussion in 'iMac' started by Baz178, Jan 2, 2013.

  1. Baz178 macrumors member

    Jul 9, 2012

    at the moment i have a 15-inch: 2.3GHz macbook pro, on the 30th i ordered a iMac 21.5-inch: 2.7GHz base model. just wanted to know if i will see a difference in speed ect,The things i do are picture editing, playing music, surfing internet, move editing nothing major really. ?
  2. sounddesigner, Jan 2, 2013
    Last edited: Jan 2, 2013

    sounddesigner macrumors regular

    Dec 22, 2012
  3. Baz178 thread starter macrumors member

    Jul 9, 2012
    The last one before the Retina display

    15-inch: 2.3GHz

    2.3GHz quad-core Intel Core i7
    Turbo Boost up to 3.3GHz
    4GB 1600MHz memory
    500GB 5400-rpm hard drive1
    Intel HD Graphics 4000
    NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M with 512MB of GDDR5 memory
    Built-in battery (7 hours)2
  4. FuNGi macrumors 65816


    Feb 26, 2010
    No. Odds are if you are asking this question then you will not notice a difference during the 1% of the time where the slightly faster processor speeds would actually be used.

    Return the machine, install more RAM and a SSD. Wait two years and reorder.

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