Thank you for purchasing through links and ads on this site.
OWC / MacSales.com...
diglloyd Deal Finder...
Buy other stuff at Amazon.com...
Upgrade MacBook Pro Retina SSD
Internal SSD Wishlist…

Mac Pro Westmere RAW-file Import with Apple Aperture 3

Last updated 2010-09-05 - Send Feedback
Related: Macs, Mac Pro, Mac

See test machine configuration.

Apple Aperture 3.0.3 Import

Aperture performance is slightly slower than Lightroom 3. Results are about 1/3 slower if the face detection setting is enabled.

Note that 12 cores is only 8% faster than 6 cores— Aperture does not scale.

RAW-file Processing Speed — Import

Aperture 3 is not using the available CPU cores as well as it ought to.

CPU core usage with Aperture 3 while importing
2010 Mac Pro 6-core @ 3.33GHz
ThunderBay 4 - The Speed To Create. The Capacity To Dream.
Storage Wishlist…

diglloyd.com | Terms of Use | PRIVACY POLICY
Contact | About Lloyd Chambers | Consulting | Photo Tours
Mailing Lists | RSS Feeds | Twitter
Copyright © 2008-2017 diglloyd Inc, all rights reserved.
Display info: __RETINA_INFO_STATUS__