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by milka
Thu Oct 12, 2006 1:28 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: MPC discussion - love it
Replies: 36
Views: 7374

never touched MPC or a hardware sequencer... but becoming more and more curious.. am i getting sick or is it a normal progression of a pure software guy who is not happy with to much shoices and the sound quality of a software based approach? if i were to add an MPC to my studio and LIve setup witch...
by milka
Mon Oct 09, 2006 3:34 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Purchase advice: Mac Book Pro any better for Live?
Replies: 44
Views: 7478

Machinate wrote:
muscleandhate wrote:I've got a Macbook 2GHz with 512RAM, white. Live runs well but sometimes I experience audio dropouts.
Get more ram. ASAP ;-)
i got ibook G4 1 Mhz and also get random short audio drop outs ....
maybe its something to do with Tiger?
by milka
Sat Sep 30, 2006 2:42 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Purchase advice: Mac Book Pro any better for Live?
Replies: 44
Views: 7478

needs to be said that there are a few other issues reported about 1st generation mb and mbp : http://www.appledefects.com/wiki/index.php?title=MacBook_Pro http://www.appledefects.com/wiki/index.php?title=MacBook http://www.macbookrandomshutdown.com/ http://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=rando...
by milka
Fri Sep 29, 2006 6:24 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Purchase advice: Mac Book Pro any better for Live?
Replies: 44
Views: 7478

My macbookpro get realy hot,but this normal.No problems so far.I have my macboopro since august that time the wather was realy realy hot and my book was so hot that you sould make a food but i did not have any problem,using it every day and pushing it to the limits. sure dont like to burn my hands ...
by milka
Fri Sep 29, 2006 5:53 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Purchase advice: Mac Book Pro any better for Live?
Replies: 44
Views: 7478

Yes i think is the same. If you don't play games or you don't make videos,then a macbook is the way to go. cool :) , but what about the fragility issue on plastic vs aluminium? Don't know really people says aluminum is beter for the heat.Sorry my english is bad. your english is exellent :) i saw an...
by milka
Fri Sep 29, 2006 5:37 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Purchase advice: Mac Book Pro any better for Live?
Replies: 44
Views: 7478

DJ VAKIS wrote:Yes i think is the same.
If you don't play games or you don't make videos,then a macbook is the way to go.
cool :) ,
but what about the fragility issue on plastic vs aluminium?
by milka
Fri Sep 29, 2006 5:27 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Purchase advice: Mac Book Pro any better for Live?
Replies: 44
Views: 7478

Yes go for it. I have beter performance with macbookpro than my old G4 powerbook 1.5Ghz.Live version 5.2.2. I am waiting Live6 for multicore support (':D') what exactly you do notice in terms of performance improvement on Intel MacBookPro + Live ? Are there any annoying issues, crashes, hardware pr...
by milka
Fri Sep 29, 2006 4:23 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Purchase advice: Mac Book Pro any better for Live?
Replies: 44
Views: 7478

I cycle everywhere with my mac in my bag, and I've come off my bike several times and landed on my laptop.(ok, I'm not the nimblist of peeps) but other than scuff marks, the thing is fine. well i had to check in my white plastic iBook in my samsonite suitcase due to London security paranoya recente...
by milka
Fri Sep 29, 2006 4:10 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Purchase advice: Mac Book Pro any better for Live?
Replies: 44
Views: 7478

Also, I quite like the plastic casing rather than the aluminium... id don't dent when gigging! That's right, it cracks... what do u mean "it cracks"? i have an Ibook g4 white plastic, had to open it once to replace HD - it is extremely fragile believe me. I had an impression that aluminium cases ar...
by milka
Fri Sep 29, 2006 2:00 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Purchase advice: Mac Book Pro any better for Live?
Replies: 44
Views: 7478

apfEID wrote:it should provide an absolutely huge increase in power, especially if you upgrade to live 6 (multi-core support)
i havent tested 6 yet, anyone (betatesters) could comment on multi-core support?
by milka
Fri Sep 29, 2006 1:59 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Purchase advice: Mac Book Pro any better for Live?
Replies: 44
Views: 7478

you should see literally 10x the performance you are getting now with an intel mbp. Of course, that will mean nothing to you unless you actually have a use for the extra power. More tracks, more effects, for example. Otherwise, your track will still pretty much play at the same BPM and audio qualit...
by milka
Fri Sep 29, 2006 1:57 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Purchase advice: Mac Book Pro any better for Live?
Replies: 44
Views: 7478

Yes go for it. I have beter performance with macbookpro than my old G4 powerbook 1.5Ghz.Live version 5.2.2. I am waiting Live6 for multicore support (':D') what exactly you do notice in terms of performance improvement on Intel MacBookPro + Live ? Are there any annoying issues, crashes, hardware pr...
by milka
Fri Sep 29, 2006 1:54 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Purchase advice: Mac Book Pro any better for Live?
Replies: 44
Views: 7478

it should provide an absolutely huge increase in power, especially if you upgrade to live 6 (multi-core support) well i am a bit scared to upgrade - stability is n1 priority for me when onstage... so i would wait till 6 will be tested anough, for now 5 works fine. to go Intel or to stay G4 is a dil...
by milka
Fri Sep 29, 2006 12:02 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Purchase advice: Mac Book Pro any better for Live?
Replies: 44
Views: 7478

Purchase advice: Mac Book Pro any better for Live?

hi , contemplating bying MacBook Pro but doubt if it will work well with Live 5.2 and Reason? on my iBook G4 1Mhz i can run Live ( 2 tracks) and Reason Rewired ( Instruments) almost on the limit of my CPU, have few sound dropouts when play Reason Sampler intencively on my Korg Kontrol 49.. :( Will s...
by milka
Sun Mar 19, 2006 11:55 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Help setting up Korg Kontrol49
Replies: 6
Views: 2236

Re: did u

hitechfunk wrote:did you ever fig out how to set the pads for impulse on the kontrol 49 , its driving me nuts ...
same here , i got Kontrol49 for a year and still couldnt figure that out :( anyone?