Macbook Pro with Ableton runs extremely hot

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Re: Macbook Pro with Ableton runs extremely hot

Post by [jur] » Tue May 12, 2020 10:47 am

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Re: Macbook Pro with Ableton runs extremely hot

Post by DanCanlive » Wed May 13, 2020 11:11 pm

My MBP fan runs flat out as well. 16" late 2019 8 core i9. Catalina 10.15.3

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Re: Macbook Pro with Ableton runs extremely hot

Post by [jur] » Mon Jun 08, 2020 3:51 pm

If you are part of our beta testing process, there is a new beta which has some changes that we would like help testing regarding fan noise:

https://ableton.centercode.com/project/ ... 704E445151}
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Re: Macbook Pro with Ableton runs extremely hot

Post by Tuur » Tue Sep 22, 2020 7:32 am

I noticed this line in the beta release notes: "On macOS, Live now uses Apple's Metal framework to present its UI on supported hardware."

I wouldn't be surprised if that helps a bit too...

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