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by 3rdordertrauma
Thu Sep 14, 2006 10:46 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: WTF? Live runs faster on my macbook pro... running windows!!
Replies: 28
Views: 5305

Thanks everyone for all the feedback! Like I said I'll be doing more tests with this through out today and try to post them asap. I'll also be running this test http://www.ableton.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=24715 in both the windows partition and OS X side of things and posting the results there. Che...
by 3rdordertrauma
Thu Sep 14, 2006 10:39 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: WTF? Live runs faster on my macbook pro... running windows!!
Replies: 28
Views: 5305

Yeah it's the advanced speed stepping technology that only Apple could have come up with cause they are the savour of the world. Did you read the bit where he said "WON”T EVEN PLAY BACK!"? I'm no PC fanboy but gee I really enjoy watching Mac ppl talk garbage. -Ben Firstly "WON'T EVEN PLAY BACK" is ...
by 3rdordertrauma
Thu Sep 14, 2006 10:00 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: WTF? Live runs faster on my macbook pro... running windows!!
Replies: 28
Views: 5305

I'd say to hold off on the drama until he makes sure that he's using the UB version and ditches the speed stepping. The first test is not super scientific either, I've never seen Live function smoothly at anything @ 70-88% on my PC... Yes your right... its not scientific it was only a fast experime...
by 3rdordertrauma
Thu Sep 14, 2006 9:53 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: WTF? Live runs faster on my macbook pro... running windows!!
Replies: 28
Views: 5305

The reason you get such poor performance on osx is because you are using a version below 5.2. (Wild guess) Get the latest version and try again. You'll see near similar performance on osx and xp in Live 6 when the 2 cores are used. Yes I can't wait to get me hands on Ver. 6! With support for multi ...
by 3rdordertrauma
Thu Sep 14, 2006 10:28 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: WTF? Live runs faster on my macbook pro... running windows!!
Replies: 28
Views: 5305

WTF? Live runs faster on my macbook pro... running windows!!

Sorry if this has been covered before in here but though it was interesting stuff. For fun in the last few weeks I've decided to install windows XP on my macbook pro. The curiosity was killing me so I’ve decided to run some tests to see how my software runs under windows (on a mac). I’ve started by ...