James GalbraithMacworld

James is the director of Macworld Lab.

Lab Tested: 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro benefits from flash storage

Macworld Lab has benchmark results on the new 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display.

Measure Mac performance with Speedmark 8

Learn more about Speedmark 8, Macworld Lab's benchmark suite for testing Mac performance.

All Speedmark 8 scores

Benchmark results of all the Macs Macworld Lab as tested with Speedmark 8.

Review: Dell UltraSharp U2713HM a nonglossy alternative to Apple's displays

If you're looking for a reasonably priced, high-resolution 27-inch display, and you prefer antiglare screens, the Dell U2713HM is a great choice.

Review: Samsung SyncMaster T27B750ND does double-duty as a TV

The SyncMaster T27B750ND 27-inch display offers a ton of interesting features not usually found in a computer display.

Review: Affordable Dell S2740L display compromises on resolution

Dell's S2740L display uses high-quality components, but its resolution is considerably lower than that of other 27-inch displays.

Review Roundup: 27-inch displays

The Macworld Lab took a look at three new 27-inch displays, and though they share a few common features, they also have some very substantial differences.

The iPhone 5's problem with purple haze

The Web is filled with reports about the iPhone 5's camera and problems with extremely bright lighting. Macworld Lab took some pictures to see what the hullabaloo is all about.

Lab Tests: How long does the iPhone 5's battery last?

When the Macworld Lab tested the battery life of the new iPhone 5, we found it was good--but not as good as in previous models.

Lab Tests: iPhone 5 leaves old iPhones in the dust

Macworld Lab ran benchmarks on the new iPhone 5. The results a very impressive.

Lab Tests: iOS 6 and iOS 5 performance differences

Does iOS 6 perform faster than iOS 5? Macworld Lab ran a series of tests on several iOS devices. Find out the results.

LaCie 2Big NAS offers 6TB of network storage

While not the fastest NAS (network-attached storage) device we’ve tested, the LaCie 2Big NAS was fairly simple to use and offers nice variety of features, including remote access using a browser or the LaCie MyNAS iOS app.

Ultimate MacBook Air 2012 models put to the test

Macworld Lab ran performance benchmarks on two MacBook Air build-to-order (BTO) models, and the results show that while both custom systems were faster than the high-end stock MacBook Airs, the upgrades to the 11-inch gives a bigger performance bang for the buck.

Meet the new Mac Pro, about the same as the old Mac Pro

The new Mac Pros released at WWDC 2012 represent a speed bump, plain and simple.

Lab Tests: Apple boosts performance in new 13- and 15-inch MacBook Pros

Macworld Lab's results for these new systems are in. To see the differences in performance, the Macworld Lab turned once again to its all-around system performance benchmarking suite.