Testing Lab
Scared google chrome icon covering Jonathon Morris' face with a 2019 mac pro and two stacks of memory sticks

6,000 Tabs of Google Chrome vs. 1.5TB of OWC Memory. Who Will Win?

We had a simple question: What would happen if we pushed a top of the line, 28-core Mac Pro loaded with 1.5TB of OWC memory, to its limits?

Which begged a second question: What exactly is the best way to do that?

This latter inquiry was easy enough to answer. We just needed to reach out to our friend, Jonathan Morrison. He would know how to get to the bottom of this.

What he devised was elegantly simple…


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