iMac Pro 18-Core

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  1. hmscott

    hmscott Notebook Nobel Laureate

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    iMac Pro 18-Core Desk Setup!

    iMac Pro 18-Core Unboxing

    How FAST is the 18-Core iMac Pro?

    $14,000 iMac PRO! Is it Worth the Money?

    iMac Pro (10 core, with 18-Core benchmarks) vs. Alienware Threadripper!
     
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  2. Vasudev

    Vasudev Notebook Prophet

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    Dave Lee says its a overpriced PC/Mac.
    It thermal throttled to 95C in thin design @Papusan How do you feel if you got this for free from Apple asking you to recommend it as a greatest product ever released? What'll be your answer. Will you show your 7700K @5GHz kills their products any time and any day until 2019.
    Comparing Apple, AW did a fine job using TR Chips.
    @Mr. Fox Can you optimise this iMac Crow to surpass its performance numbers quoted by Apple Inc.?
     
  3. Mr. Fox

    Mr. Fox Undefiled BGA-Hating Elitist

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    I don't know. Hard to say. But, I can easily say that I don't really care to know. There are a few things I have no place in my life for accommodation, and a Mac is one of them. Might as well just drink the Windoze OS X Kool-Aid if going there is within the realm of remote possibilities.
     
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    You just edited the post.
    I figured you would use "A-Kool AID" or something similar. With this, I will limit exposure to Apple Macs. I think Tim Cook uses a Dell XPS or similar or even MS SB Pro or Book 2 because MBP throttles quickly and on Windows you can use TS to limit throttling.
     
  5. Mr. Fox

    Mr. Fox Undefiled BGA-Hating Elitist

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    Yup. I'm pretty predictable, but that's good because my position is seldom vague or unclear.
     
  6. Mobius 1

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    If someone actually spends money on this thing, there are more things he/she should worry about instead of the computer.


    Mainly mental health.
     
  7. Mr. Fox

    Mr. Fox Undefiled BGA-Hating Elitist

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    LOL. I have to agree. I am not a Dave2D fan, since he is a BGA turdbook fanboy, but even he got it right in summing things up. Huge waste of money on something not so great... extremely poor value.
     
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    Not sure if I like the 18 cores or the blonde girl in the first 2 videos more... :eek:o_O
     
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    thot, not a girl
     
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    14k USD so they can render slower than a quadcore I7. Seems legit.
     
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