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CPU usage and GUI

June 30, 2010 | 1:35 pm

Max 4 vs Max 5, has been a topic a while ago.
With no complaining behind I noticed though that GUI elements suck like hell on CPU time in Max 5 compared to Max 4. And on start up the memory requirements for 5 are the double. That of course is also the price for progress, and I´ll take it because I am loving Max 5, BUT…

this micro patch here

– Pasted Max Patch, click to expand. –

in Max 5 gets 30% up CPU time when the number box and the multislider are connected (Multislider plot mode)
in Max 4 16-17%…

latest Max 5
I am on a Macbook 2.2 Intel
2 GB RAM
and yes 10.4.11,
maybe time for an upgrade?

check the pics please

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