Benchmarking/Performance
iMac_vs_MacPro

Mac Battle: Workstation Shootout Pits iMac 5K vs. Mac Pro

Recently, the Rocket Yard tested the Late 2015 27” iMac with Retina 5K display with different memory configurations to show the huge performance gains that can be achieved with more memory. We ran a memory-intensive Diglloyd Photoshop Huge test with 8GB, 16GB, 24GB, 32GB, 48GB and 64GB OWC memory configurations and the impressive results can…
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2015iMacMem

RAM Configurations In Late ’15 27-Inch iMac 5K Tested

Just hours after Apple announced its updated iMac lineup earlier this month, the Rocket Yard was able to confirm that the new Late 2015 27-inch Retina 5K model supports up to 64GB of memory via its MaxRAM certification program....

iPhone 6s Plus/iPhone 6 Plus Benchmark Comparison

A Quick First Look at the New iPhone 6s Plus

Just a year ago when the iPhone 6 Plus appeared, I thought there was no possible way that Apple could improve on it. Sure enough, as the year went by I found that Touch ID was slow sometimes, trying...

2015_15_bench1 OWC Tests Speed of SSD in...
In addition to getting the new Force Touch trackpad, the new 15” MacBook Pro with Retina display also received faster PCIe-based flash storage, which Apple says is up to...

macbook-pro-13-2015-23 OWC Tears Down, Tests New 2015...
Yesterday we unboxed, tore down and tested the new 2015 MacBook Airs that were announced at Apple’s Spring Forward event. Today we have given the same treatment to the...

macbookair_13_2015_30 OWC Unboxes, Tests Speeds of SSDs...
Perhaps overshadowed by Apple’s introduction of the new 12” Retina MacBook, the 11” and 13” MacBook Air models were also given some attention at yesterday’s Spring Forward event –...

OWC Helps Bring MacBook Air Back...
The MacBook Air is a beautifully thin machine. For many users, it strikes the perfect balance of portability and power. However, one shortcoming of Apple’s thinnest laptop is its...

PR_viper_helios OWC Viper Pro Thunderbolt SSD Offers...
CES 2015 was an incredible experience for OWC this year! We are proud of the overwhelmingly positive response to the exciting new solutions we unveiled in Las Vegas. Among...

x4-rMBP-13'-Benchmark OWC Gets 1,200MB/s from SSD in...
Since we already had them opened up for our exclusive unboxing, we decided we might as well have a little fun with the new 2014 MacBook Pro with Retina...

stopwatch Additional Testing with Three ThunderBay 4...
Last week, we showed the incredible performance that’s possible when connecting three OWC ThunderBay 4 four-bay solutions to a 2013 Mac Pro. Our testing achieved nearly 4,000MB/s with both...