Mailing List AE-List@media-motion.tv ? Message #43369
Dave Bittner <email@example.com>
Thunderbolt and Mac Pro slot speeds
Thu, 3 May 2012 09:36:05 -0400
IMUG Maillist <IMUG-List@media-motion.tv>, After Effects Mail List <AE-List@media-motion.tv>
I was curious about how much a real-world difference it makes, putting a high performance graphics card in a 16 lane slot vs. a four lane slot, and how this information could inform the possibilities of using Thunderbolt for external graphics cards.
So I spent a couple of hours swapping graphics cards in a Mac Pro tower, running some benchmarks, and I wrote up what I found -