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The new Mac Pro: First impressions

We've got a new Mac Pro in house and are testing it now. Here are a first few hands-on impressions with Apple's tiny high-end machine.

Macworld Lab: How we test Macs

How fast if your Mac? Macworld Lab explains how we use Speedmark 9 to gauge the performance of new and old Macs.

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15-inch Retina MacBook Pro review: A tale of two laptops

Apple offers two standard configurations of its 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro, and the benchmarks tell very difference stories for each one.

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13-inch Retina MacBook Pro review: Thinner, lighter, and faster never hurts

If you've been holding out on getting a new 13-inch MacBook Pro, now's the time to buy.

13-inch MacBook Pros (Late 2013) review: Thinner, lighter, faster

If you've been holding out on getting a new 13-inch MacBook Pro, now's the time to buy.

Benchmarks: Upgraded graphics boost new 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro

Macworld Lab has test results for the new 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro laptops.

Benchmarks: 'Ultimate' iMac gets boost from PCIe flash storage, faster CPU

Macworld Lab tested a custom-to-order iMac with a Fusion Drive and a 3.5GHz quad-core Core i7 processor.

iMac review: Modest gains for the new entry-level Haswell iMac

While the jump in performance isn't huge, the $1299 iMac is still a good bargain computer.

Rapid Review: 2013 Apple iMac

The new iMac isn't exciting, but it offers a very good performance for the price.

Benchmarks: iPhone 5s lives up to the hype

Apple made some lofty claims about the A7 processor in the iPhone 5s. Our benchmarks show that Apple was right.

Bride of Frankenmac revisited: How our OS X PC compares against an iMac

Macworld Lab changed the components of its DIY Mac to match an iMac. Here are the test results.

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Bride of Frankenmac: The illicit PC that runs OS X faster than a Mac Pro

What happens when Macworld Lab takes some spare PC parts and puts together a computer that runs Mac OS X? The results are impressive, but also illegal.

Lab Tested: CTO 11-inch MacBook Air an impressive performer

The CTO 11-inch MacBook Air performs better than a 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro, and it's much smaller and lighter.