The $10,000 MacBook Pro i9 Experience… is it FAST or WHAT? 🤔

In this unboxing and first impressions video we actually decide to ignore the rumors and test it in Final Cut for ourselves!

No, we didn’t put it in a fridge, but we did have our studio lights on, so the room was warmer than usual.

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MacBook Pro:

iMac Pro:


15" MacBook Pro 2.9Ghz i9 (2018)

15" MacBook Pro 2.2Ghz i7 (2018)

13" MacBook Pro i5 (2018)

8-Core iMac Pro (2017)

13" MacBook Pro i7 (2016)



The Green Orbs - Splashing Around

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Parallels 9 vs 11 vs 12! In this episode we find out if Parallels 12 can run on a 12" Macbook, and in a series of tests to see how it benchmarks against previous versions.

The test machines used were
- 2016 12" MacBook i7 running El Captain
- 2014 15" Macbook Pro i5 running Yosemite

Tests performed were
- Launching Parallels
- Starting Windows 8
- Opening Internet Explorer
- Opening Microsoft Word 2013
- Opening 3D Studio Max 2016
- Suspending
- Resuming
- Shutting Down

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