I am currently running Zwift on a mid 2009 Mac Book Pro. Processor 2.66 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo, 4G, graphics NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT 256 MB.
It works but the display is quite jittery.
I was wondering if I got a new computer if I’ll see a noticeable improvement in performance?
Intel Quad Core 8200 Processor @ 2.33hz
Core 2 Quad Q8200 2.33GHz is a high-end Processor based on the 45nm Core micro-architecture.
It offers 4 Physical Cores (4 Logical), clocked at 2.33GHz and 4MB of L2 Cache.
4GB DDR2 RAM (can be updated to 8GB(
1TB SATA HDD
Onboard Network + Network Cable
Freshly Installed Windows 7 64 Bit Professional (Activated)
NVIDIA ASUS GTX 650 Ti Graphics Card
Core Speed: 928 MHz
Architecture: Kepler GK106-220-A1
Memory: 1024 MB
Memory Speed: 1350 MHz
Memory Bus: 128 Bit
Memory Type: GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth: 86.4GB/sec
Texture Rate: 59 GTexel/s
Pixel Rate: 15 GPixel/s
Resolution (WxH): 4096x2160
HDMI, DVI x 2, VGA
I’m looking at a unit with the following specs, but don’t want to spend the $$ if I won’t notice much of a difference.