Monday, November 13, 2006

The unofficial eight-core Apple Mac Pro
CNET Labs might be ahead of Apple's product release cycle, and we likely violated our Mac Pro's warranty, but we just had to see what the Apple Mac Pro could do when populated with a pair of Intel's brand-new, quad-core Xeon 5355 processors...

Wednesday, August 23, 2006

Mac Pro fails the Boot Camp test
When CNET looked at the Mac Pro last week, we were very impressed with its performance. As more Universal applications become available, the Mac Pro's burgeoning potential will be even better realized...

Thursday, June 22, 2006

Heresy: Windows XP performance on a Mac
The Mac cult, er, I mean, community seems to be of two minds about the fact the Apple has switched to Intel processors for its computers: One group seems to believe that this is tantamount to sacrilege and Apple has forever sullied its good name...

Monday, June 19, 2006

Windows Vista beta 2 application performance
There's been plenty of lively chatter lately about Microsoft Vista's hardware requirements, software compatibility issues, bugs, and more. Hey, it's a Microsoft operating system. And it's in beta--an easy target...

Friday, June 9, 2006

Intel Core 2 Duo preview benchmarks--a different approach
Intel next-gen benchmark results. At yesterday's Intel Core Technology overview, Intel had two types of systems available for us to benchmark: one with an Intel Core 2 Duo E6700 and one with an Intel Core 2 Extreme X6800...