Benchmarking/Performance
nwtmxpcie2e2u3_gall1 MAXPower HBA Improves Performance, Capabilities In 2006-2012 Mac Pro

By Dennis Kulpa, Guest Blogger The NewerTech MAXPower eSATA/USB 3.0 Host Bus Controller is a simple yet effective way to upgrade a 2006-2012 Mac Pro to today’s needs by adding two USB 3.0 ports and two external 6Gb/s SATA ports. Installation is simple; just power down the computer, insert the card into an available PCIe…
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While one OWC ThunderBay IV enclosure will give you tremendous storage capacity while packing in some serious performance, pairing two of the enclosures via two dedicated Thunderbolt ports can make for even more incredible performance gains and up to 40TB of total...

Mid-2014 MacBook Air With 128GB SanDisk SSD. New 2014 MacBook Airs Have Same SSD Speeds As 2013...
Last week, Apple released its refreshed lineup of 2014 MacBook Airs that feature faster processors and better battery life, along with new lower price points. It appears that Apple is using the same SSDs in the 2014 models as...

PR_OWC_30MThunderbolt OWC Thunderbolt Cable Tops Competition In Testing
Recently we showed you on the OWC Blog that our Thunderbolt cables offer great performance even at lengthy distances. Tech website TweakTown also ran some tests recently on a variety of Thunderbolt cables from various makers, including OWC’s 1...

prod_applemacpro2010 OWC Can Help ‘Old’ Mac Pro...
If you love Macs, it’s almost impossible to look at the 2013 Mac Pro without dropping your jaw, drooling a little, and thinking, “Want. Want so badly.” And that’s...

PR_OWC_30MThunderbolt Even At Great Distances, OWC Thunderbolt...
When working with audio and video, noisy storage equipment can hinder the creative process. But with longer length Thunderbolt cable options from OWC, you can move noisy storage appliances...

DigLLoyd1 Mix And Match: More Memory =...
When using a new Mac Pro 2013, installing four matched memory modules will get you optimal performance. This allows the system to use quad-channel addressing, which is the most...

12core16GB OWC Tests Mac Pro 2013 With...
The top-of-the-line 12-core Mac Pro 2013 has arrived at OWC. And now that we have our hands on it, we’ve had the opportunity to do benchmark tests. We’ve tested...

OWC’s Mac Pro 2013 Processor Upgrade Benchmarking OWC’s Mac Pro 2013 Processor Upgrade...
After confirming that the processor in the new 2013 Mac Pro is user upgradeable, we’ve had more time for testing. We have been able to test various processors with both the...

stopwatch OWC Tests More Processors With Mac...
We posted our initial testing of the Intel E5-2667 V2 8-core 3.30GHz processor in the Mac Pro 2013 last week after confirming that the new model’s CPU allowed user...