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New Macbooks BTFO the competition

>Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch 2,519 MB/s
>Dell XPS 13 (Core i7) 399.4 MB/s

top kek these write speeds

>> No.66729922

>>66729411

Same shitty keyboard. :(

>> No.66729961

>>66729922
Wait for 2020.
>hexacore CPU
>New design, which means a new keyboard.
>5k screen
>return of the SD card slot.

It'll happen. Trust me.

>> No.66729969

>>66729922
nah they added some plastic shit to prevent things getting stuck
the mbp 13 is now perfect

>> No.66729978

>>66729961
They better get rid of the touch bar too that thing is such a piece of junk. If they fixed the keyboard and removed the touch bar i’d be willing to buy a new macbook pro. Bonus points if they cave finally and give it a touch screen.

>> No.66729990

>>66729969
source anon!
I'm buying the 15 inch i9 model, this instant if this is true.

>> No.66730024

>>66729978
I like my IPad, so I don't see the point, however, I still think that because of the size of the trackpad it should be a feature to use the Apple pencil on the trackpad. Basically a build in graphical tablet.

>> No.66730033

>>66729411
>applebench thread
hide and report

>> No.66730036

>>66729990
ifixit

>> No.66730071
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>>66729990
ifixit did a teardown and found they have a plastic membrane on each key to keep shit out

>> No.66730074

>>66730036
>The silent sound of all the anti-apple YouTubers can be heard screeching.

>> No.66730084

>>66729969
would be perfect if it still had magsafe

>> No.66730094

>>66730084
Wait for the next design.
Apple will bring it back with a new name.

>> No.66730120

>>66729411
And All for 3x the price!

Performance doesn't mean shit unless compared relative to price

>> No.66730134

>>66729411
Someone please shop a >shadman pic to say >geekbench.

>> No.66730137

>>66730120
except not you dumb piece of shit. a similarly specced dell precision pro laptop workstation comes to $6350 USD. and it comes with an older gen processor and it comes with an i7 instead of an i9 and it comes with a slower NVMe SSD.

>> No.66730142

top fucking kek now performance doesn't matter

until some chinkbook 2 is faster

>> No.66730148
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66730148

>2006-2015
>trackpad impossible to click near upper edge & loose at bottom
>flimsy diving board piece of shit
>even applel admitted it's shit and went back to non-click touchpads
>shit tier 1mm travel chiclet kb
>OSX has horrendous battery management
>applel's solution is to cram in a heavy 95WHr battery
>even XTREME GAMER laptops like razer blade with 4X the CPU/GPU power and 70WHr battery matches it in battery life in same tasks
>gets BTFO by 55WHr Windows laptops in battery life in same tasks
>the battery takes up the space where a cooling system would've been in a laptop not designed by the world's thinnest and lightest gay hipsters
>overheats constantly from abysmal crippled cooling system
>throttles to 800mhz due to chronic overheating problems
>heat exhaust literally blows hot air onto screen
>screen melts off and separates
>retina meme for "pros" have have <70% aRGB
>gloss mirror coating impossible to use with overhead lighting
>blurry as shit retina meme scaling
>shitbook air even worse with glossy 1366x768 TN eye cancer
>systemic battery explosion problems for over a decade

>2016+
>same problems as above plus:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NYVjIjBMx6o
>can't use any existing TB3 devices
>can't use USB and wifi at the same time
>ultra shit tier zero travel kb
>keyboard louder than WWII cricket
>keyboard fails and requires $1000 repair if a speck of dust gets under a key
>memetouch emojibar
>no USB-A
>no escape
>soldered ram
>soldered SSD
>tamper tape on battery screws
>applel falls for their own thin meme and uses 54WH battery
>2 hour battery life

>it's 2018 and moving folders around in finder will STILL cause massive data loss
http://www.howtogeek.com/198043/how-to-merge-folders-on-mac-os-x-without-losing-all-your-files-seriously

>macshit literally has the build quality of a $200 acer for 10x the price
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AUaJ8pDlxi8

>macshit is good
Can we finally put an end to this meme?

>> No.66730149

>>66729961
>return of the SD card slot.
I believed you up until that.

>> No.66730153

>>66730137
It has finally happened.
Apple has gone back to their moto.
"Does more, costs less".

Jobs would be proud.

>> No.66730155

>>66730120
This. You need to spec macs to 3x the power and 10x the price to get the same performance of a PC.

>> No.66730168

>>66730149
Please don't destroy my hopes anon.
I don't give a shit about the legacy ports since literally anything I use is Bluetooth.
But I want an SD card slot for my photography.

>> No.66730181

>fastest laptop
>4 thunderbolt 3 ports
>500 nits screen
>amazing build
>thin
>light
>up to 4tb ssd

only reason you're not getting it is you're poor

there's no downsides to a Ferrari

>> No.66730192

>>66730168
According to Apple SD cards are legacy. Just like CDs, floppy disks, USB, HDMI, and ethernet.

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>>66729411
>mactoddler didnt read his own link
>fagbook only does well in gookbench
>gets BTFO in EVERY actual real world application test

>> No.66730203

>>66730181
>comparing macshit to ferrari
Unlike your craptop a Ferrari only has additional features compared to cheaper cars.

>> No.66730207

>>66730197
no i read it, was even faster in excel of all things

just blazingly fast

>> No.66730216

>>66730181
>macshit chinktrash
>fails if not used in a 100% sterile clean room with less than 1:100000000 ppm dust
>good build
topkek

>> No.66730218

>>66729411
>geekbench
Apple won't get away with that on this market. Into the trash it goes.

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66730223

>>66730192
They're getting faster but going to fuck themselves over

the pin layouts have already changed

lots of professional cameras don't use regular SD

CF/CF express and XQD cards care coming about more

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>>66730207
>mactoddler is illiterate
Not even surprised.

>> No.66730234

>>66730218
>>66730197
>geekbench isn't a good metric unless some other device is king

this is a10 chip all over again top kek

>who needs that much speed

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66730246

>>66730234
Wait for the Cinebench scores, dumb macfag :^)

>> No.66730247

>>66730234
>i use my fruity toddler toy to run benchmarks only
>who actually uses real applications?
At least you tried iPajeet.

>> No.66730259

>b-be-benchmarks don't matter guys

FASTEST NOTEBOOK ON THE PLANET

>> No.66730264

>>66730259
>trusting (((synthetic))) benchmarks

>> No.66730277

imagine the thermal throttling lmao

>> No.66730305

>>66730277
The reason the laptop is made of metal is because the case itself acts as the heatsink. Ever used those thumbnail-sized USB 3 flash drives? Notice how hot they get when you write a 16+GB video to it? Now imagine that but with an entire computer.

>> No.66730327

>>66730305
And yet fagbooks still throttle so hard they get BTFO by $500 Acers in real workloads.

>> No.66730333

>>66730305
Are you retarded? The macbook case is not enough to dissipate this amount of temperature, just take a look at previous iterations and how they throttle under any heavy load.

>> No.66730346

>>66730333
>being this stupid

>> No.66730351

>>66730071
A condom.

>> No.66730362

>another year of /g/ crying about macs until in 9 months someone else releases something new and then say how shit macs are

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66730370

How can macshit even compete?

>> No.66730373

>>66729969

I would expect the keys wouldn't get stuck. Even if that is fixed, the fact remains that the key travel is approximately equal to the width of a cunt hair.

It's shite.

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66730384

>>66730370
>mactoddlers need a brand new latest generation throttlebook with the latest i7 just to play catchup with last year's XPS

L

M

A

O

>> No.66730385

>>66730346
>being
kek, just kys already

>> No.66730388

>>66730370
With high scores in synthetic benchmarks reviewers wet themselves over.

>> No.66730400

>>66730370
It's already throttling?
K
E
K

>> No.66730410

>benchmarks don't matter now

top kek and dell only refreshed their line 3 months ago

SAD

>> No.66730425

>>66730410
>performance doesn't matter only useless benchmarks

MACTODDLERS BTFO

>> No.66730443

>>66730370
>>66730384
MACTODDLERS ON SUICIDE WATCH

>> No.66730459

>>66730234
Geekbench is not a good metric period.
It relies too much on hardware encryption on the scores, which is a thing that is not THAT used.

>> No.66730491

>can't handle that apple made a good laptop
>/g/ still recommends garbage thinkpads

>> No.66730511

>>66729969
Too bad that doesn't fix the fact that the keys have 0 travel distance and feel like dogshit
Enjoy your RSI after typing on what feels like a sheet of rock every day.

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>>66730491
>mactoddler can't handle that apple shat out another defective throttlebook
>still tries to pretend his throttlebook isn't shit
SAD!

>> No.66730554

>>66730524
>can't handle someone else can afford a macbook pro
>not realizing how fucking good they are

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>>66730554
>$3000 to match the performance of a $500 acer
>good

>> No.66730565

>>66730554
>because I dont want to buy one it means i cant afford one.
this "logic" needs to end.

>> No.66730583

>>66730565
>not realizing it's the same thing

whatever helps with your depression

>> No.66730616

>>66730148
You’ve been btfo already pcfaggot

>> No.66730693

>>66730305
imagine being this dumb

>> No.66730769

>>66730616
> someone makes a post with tons of arguments to drive into a good discussion
> all you can say in answer is literally 'poo'
macfag brainlet confirmed

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>>66730148
>caring this much about what other people buy

>> No.66731176

>>66730370
L O L

O

L

>> No.66731202

>>66730459
Hardware encryption is only about 5% of the total score in Geekbench4.
However in this case it's literally just more threads and it is short workloads.

>> No.66731224

jesus these new macs are fast

>> No.66731241

>>66730370
>handbrake is video editing

Trust me, fcpx runs fucking awesome on macbooks even when doing 4k

>> No.66731253

>>66730071
That should help prevent the breaking and make them slightly quieter but the keyboard is still shit because of the shit travel.

>> No.66731277

>>66730033
> applebench thread
Fucking retards. They are x86 now, what’s your excuse for “applebench”?

Go to the crappy source and tell them to use your CPU benchmark.

>> No.66731289

>>66730074

IFixit that sponsors all the bunch more anti Apple YouTubers (Rossman, Linus, etc.) is already trying to spin this around.

They are calling it a “cover up”.

Apple is fucking admitting it on their support page, the problem for fucking iFixit is that Apple have 4 years of warranty and that killed the cucks.

Just like $29 battery replacements with labor killed their overpriced counterfeit batteries.

>> No.66731299

Waiting for quad-core without touchbar

>> No.66731303

>>66730071
This is pretty stupid. They couldn't come up with a real solution like the Dell maglev so they put a plastic wrap around it?

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>>66730148
This idiot starts sprouting bullshit right at the first line, it’s impressive

> trackpad impossible to click near upper edge & loose at bottom

Stopped reading here.

This is impossible even, trackpads on Macs don’t even click, they have a pressure sensor (Force Touch) and a vibration motor (Taptic Engine) that senses user finger pressure and makes a “bump” with the motor.

It doesn’t even click when it’s off.

BUSTED you idiot. Stopped reading there

>> No.66731335

>>66729411
And it costs $6000 you retard

>> No.66731350

>>66731328
I love some good Erin reaction images. More.

>> No.66731351

>>66730197
So tell us, faggot, what’s a good CPU benchmark.

Geekbench is the best CPU benchmark you’re an idiot.

>> No.66731356

>>66730137
What in the world are you talking about? The Precision doesn't have a 13", the closest is a XPS. The Precision 5530 maxes out with an i9 and a top notch NVME 1TB SSD for around $3500 which is nearly $500 cheaper than the MBP 15 2018 with similar settings

>> No.66731368

>>66730333
They don’t.

>> No.66731374

>>66731351
Geekbench is literally hot trash that was made for cash in on mobile

>> No.66731472

>>66731073
Apple design does spill over to other companies, usually the shit ones.

>> No.66731516

>>66730583
>be me
>31
>mortgage free
>work as a bank manager
>bought a Zenbook because it was the better value for money for what I required it for
>get told I'm poor and depressed by some child on a mongolian basket weaving forum
ok kid.

>> No.66731646

>>66731516
Can't be more true. People who are wealthy actually consider what they spend all that money on, unlike minimum wage manbabies who blow three months' worth of pay on the latest gadget to show their peers and validate themselves with.

>> No.66732199

what NVMe device has that kind of write speed? I call bullshit, and some people seem to confirm my suspicion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=17526786

>> No.66732239

>>66732199
Of course, this is the same people that cry foul upon Apple being the first to introduce high resolution displays on notebooks, or dumping the outdate drive bays.

>> No.66732255

>>66732199
NVMe in RAID

>> No.66732307

>>66731516
>mortgage free
>aka renting

>> No.66732317

>>66732307
>because Im a renting cuck no one else on earth can own their own home

>> No.66732319

>geekbench

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>>66729411
>Geekbench

>> No.66732343

>>66730024
>Basically a build in graphical tablet.
Why use the shitty and tiny touchrad, when you can actually use an active pen on the screen itself, aka yoga 920?
Or is it because Apple can't make a screen go 180°?

>> No.66732344

>>66732317
>surely no one will be able to do simple maths to see i can't afford one even if i earned 100k at 18

Dunno man you're the top tier bank manager!

>> No.66732535

>>66732343
Because of this.
A 2 in 1, will forever have low specs, compared to a dedicated notebook.
Tim and the rest of Apple understand this, which is why they advertise the IPad Pro, as the perfect graphical companion for the Mac.

>> No.66732559

>>66732535
>A 2 in 1, will forever have low specs, compared to a dedicated notebook.
It is a dedicated laptop. The only difference is in better screen hinges. Name 1 reason it must have low specs?
>why they advertise the IPad Pro
Sure, that's the reason.

>> No.66732560

>>66729411
That happens because Apple is the only company that does the TDP up that Intel offers in their chips.
13 inch retinas goes to 25W while everyone else uses the standard 15W.

> TLDR: Overclocked CPUs are faster than stock ones

>> No.66732573

>>66729961
based waitfag.

>> No.66732574

>>66732560
lol no

>> No.66732578

The keyboard is arguably the most important aspect in a laptop, since it's your main input peripheral.
If it's shit, the whole laptop is shit.

>> No.66732641

>>66732578
This.
I use a late 2013 MBP, and I will forever wait until they come out with the next design, so they have finally come out with a good keyboard.
I just can't see myself coding on that keyboard for a very long period of time.

>> No.66732673

>>66732641
>implying you don't adjust in <30minutes

every laptop keyboard is an adjustment

there's nothing wrong with the keyboard

>> No.66732691

>>66729961
you do know they;re aiming to get rid of the mechanical keyboard dont you. The new keyboards are going to be touch sensitive pads or another screen,

>> No.66732844

>>66729961
>>2020
>>hexacore CPU
maybe
>>New design, which means a new keyboard.
no. not at all.
I don't know if you noticed, but Apple likes to create new design templates and keep them running for a few years.
>>5k screen
no. 4k maybe.
>>return of the SD card slot.
absolutely not.
Apple believes USB C + Thunderbolt is basically the last port.

>>66729969
this.

>> No.66732858

>>66729978
They're much more likely to keep the Touch Bar and put it on the Magic Keyboard as well, so that developers will take it more seriously.
The Touch Bar is here to stay. It's not revolutionary but it doesn't make the experience any worse, either. So it's fine.

>> No.66732887

>>66731253
I like the lack of travel. You don't have to try so hard to trigger the keys. Makes typing faster.
Also the keys are more stable and fucking huge, leading to less mistakes.
All Hail the Butterfly Switch

>> No.66732906

Leave the Touch Bar alone. The Touch Bar did nothing wrong.

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>>66729411
>macbook pro vs macbook air competitors

>> No.66732954

>>66732946
>the others have tapered bodies so they're air competitors

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>>66732946
>competitors

>> No.66733014

>>66732574
nice arguments!

>> No.66733028

>>66733014
why would i waste my time on summer posters who just make shit up

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>>66730148
>>66730370
MACTODDLERS

CONSTANTLY

CONTINUALLY

UNCEASINGLY

UNREPEALABLY

UNREMITTINGLY

PERPETUALLY

PERSISTENTLY

PERMANENTLY

INVARIABLY

INCESSANTLY

IRREVOCABLY

INTERMINABLY

INDELIBLY

INDEFINITELY

EVERLASTINGLY

ENDLESSLY

ETERNALLY

BLOWN

THE

FUCK

OUT

UNTIL THE END OF TIME

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66733148

>>66730148
Apple is gay.

>> No.66733797

This but unironically

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