3.0 GHz, 8GB memory, 512GB flash drive
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RAW to TIF With Canon Digital Photo Professional
Canon DPP version 3.9.2.
Batch export of 128 Canon 21-megapixel CR2 RAW files to TIF.
Similar to the Lightroom 3 results, the 2011 MacBook Pro is breathing hot on the heels of the 3.33GHz 6-core Mac Pro and beats the 2.8GHz Mac Pro, impressive.
The 2010 MacBook Pro take 56% longer than the 2011 model.
Test machines used my preferred SSDs, see the test configuration. Hard drive users will see slightly degraded results over those shown here.