Testing Lab

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 help you size up Thunderbolt 3 and USB-C cables and make sense of their differences in…
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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...

Diglloyd Puts 1.0TB OWC Mercury EXTREME Pro 6G SSD to...

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 that unbeatable performance with 7% over provisioning set aside to...

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 –...

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...

OWC Confirms 32GB of RAM as...
Last week, OWC announced memory upgrade kits for the newly released iMac with Retina 5K display. Now that we’ve had a chance to unbox, tear down and test the...