Testing Lab

First Impressions: Hands-On with the New 10.5-inch iPad Pro

When the iPad Pro was first introduced in 2015, I decided to give up on the MacBook as a portable computing device and bought myself a 12.9-inch model. My goal was to see if I could personally work on a tablet instead of a laptop, and although I’ve occasionally run into situations where the apps I…
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Thunderbolt 3 & USB-C Cables: Not All Cables Created Equally

Have you found yourself wondering what the differences between Thunderbolt 3 and USB-C cables are? On the surface, they can appear to be identical. However, their capabilities are anything but. The Rocket Yard has put together an infographic to...

Diglloyd Puts 1.0TB OWC Mercury EXTREME...
The OWC Mercury EXTREME Pro 6G is the high-performance SSD for mission critical applications that require the utmost in speed and reliability. And the 1.0TB Mercury EXTREME Pro delivers...

OWC Tests Show 1TB SSD in...
Last week, we showed you our test results for the new faster PCIe-based flash storage in Apple’s 2015 15” MacBook Pro with Retina display. Today, we got our hands...

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...

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...

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 –...