YouTube video lag on rMBP 15 (base specs, but 16GB of ram)

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by Allard, Feb 28, 2013.

  1. Allard macrumors member

    Jun 3, 2009
    Anyone else getting lag while watching YouTube videos in Chrome? Sometimes the playback stutters a bit and a second later it'll sped up in order to compensate for the laggy footage.

    What's funny is that this lag is nonexistent in Safari. Here's the video I used for the test, since there's never a still moment:

    Let me know if YouTube playback lags for you in Chrome.
  2. Zwhaler macrumors 604


    Jun 10, 2006
  3. Ploki macrumors 68020

    Jan 21, 2008
    using Safari + ClickToFlash here and its smooth as it gets.

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