Benchmarking/Performance
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...

stopwatch 2013 MacBook Pro with Retina Display...
After securing a 13-inch model and 15-inch model of the new MacBook Pro with Retina display that was unveiled Tuesday at Apple’s special event, we’ve done some benchmarking with each model to get an early look at how the new...

prod_applemacpro2010 Your Trusty Mac Pro Vs. A...
Wouldn’t it be nice if we lived in a world where your 2009 or later Mac Pro could compete with, or even outperform the brand new, fancy-shmancy 2013 iMac...

stopwatch Further Fusion Testing
Since Apple released their Fusion Drive, there have been a lot blogs focused on how to make a DIY (Do it Yourself) Fusion Drive for non-Fusion-Drive-equipped macs, but very...

Making Your Current Mac Pro Perform...
Last week OWC Larry posed the query – Why Wait For The New Mac Pro? and he touched a bit on the myriad of performance upgrades that are available. But...

e2_image_specs Benchmarking the OWC Mercury Accelsior_E2
The original OWC Mercury Accelsior has been a phenomenal product. To put it simply, those who’ve used it – they never look back. However, we wanted to improve upon...

OWC8566DDR3S32S Late 2009 Core i5 & i7...
The OWC Test Lab technicians have been at it again. After hearing a few forum whispers of 32GB of memory working in the Late 2009 iMacs, we started our...