View Single Post
Old 10-13-2021, 04:57 PM
EGS's Avatar
EGS EGS is offline
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Chicago
Posts: 3,481
Default Re: Laptop Requirements for Ultimate

Originally Posted by albee1952 View Post
... you need speed as part of the i7 choice. By that, I mean look at the CPU Clock speed....
You want buffer 64 for tracking & overdubs, and a faster CPU lets you pile-on more plugs at 64. Be aware of CPU base clock vs boost clock. Budget? I'd check out Dell XPS 17/15/13 New. Intel 10th gen (or 11th gen) i7 (or i9) CPU. The XPS 17" has better thermals than the 15 or 13.
Desktop: PT 2020.5 / Win11 / Intel 11th Gen i9 5.1GHz / 64Gb DDR4-3600 / Gigabyte Z590 Vision D / Focusrite LS56
Laptop: PT 2020.5 / Win10 / older HP ProBook with i7 quad / U-PHORIA UMC1820
Legacy (works!): PT 5 & 6 / OS9 & OSX / Mac G4 / DIGI001
Click for audio/video demo

Last edited by EGS; 10-13-2021 at 11:38 PM.
Reply With Quote